West Coast Messenger

The West Coast Messenger Logo.

The West Coast Messenger is an extremely popular weekly newspaper, delivered free to all homes on the West Coast every Wednesday.

The Messenger provides businesses with the perfect vehicle to reach every household from Karamea to Haast. A total of 15,300 issues. The West Coast Messenger has been an integral part of a Coaster’s week since 1997 and prides itself on local news, comments, photos, the best in shopping and services, classifieds, and much more.

The Messenger is also available at The Messenger office; all Visitor Information Centres coast-wide and throughout Arthur's Pass; dairies; and other local shops.

Deadlines and Ratecard for the West Coast Messenger (PDF 64kB)


Mike Wilson
Phone (03) 769 7927
Cell 021 213 8950
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