Seven West Media Advertising

General News

The West Australian is one of the cornerstone brands of Seven West Media WA, driving the daily news agenda in Western Australia.

Our market leading portfolio reaches high-volume, high-value audiences and offers advertisers flexibility, effective targeting and, more importantly, speed to market.

From breaking news to tactical ad campaigns, we connect with the right people in the right environments anytime, anywhere.

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Readership (M-F AVG DAY)


Market Reach




Display Deadlines

  • Booking / Cancellation

    12pm, 2 working days prior to publication

  • Copy to be set

    12 noon day prior to publication

  • Complete Material

    12 noon day prior to publication


  • Source: emma CMV, People 14+ for the 12 months to 31 December 2019


  • How can I secure a Preferred Position?

    The positioning or placement of an advertisement is at the discretion of the Publisher except where expressly agreed in writing. Preferred positions are available upon request and incur extra loadings.

  • How much does it cost to place a display ad?

    For rates please contact your regular advertising representative at The West Australian or the advertising sales team on (08) 9482 3111. Contract discounts applicable.

  • What are the column widths in The West Australian?


    Column Depth: 380mm



    1 column – 35mm

    2 columns – 74mm

    3 columns – 112mm

    4 columns – 151mm

    5 columns – 190mm

    6 columns – 230mm

    7 columns  -270mm

    Double Page Spread – 560mm


  • What are the Upcoming Features?

    Upcoming Features can be found here

  • What are the material requirements for print advertising?

    All material requirements can be found here