Our Publications

With 22,000 people aged 15+ reading every issue of the Beacon, it is the Eastern Bay’s most widely read newspaper. It covers all aspects of life in the region from news, sport, lifestyle, events, real estate, TV listings and a comprehensive classified section.

The Beacon is published on Wednesday and Friday and at the last audit the average paid circulation was 6531 copies.


The Opotiki News is also published by the Beacon Group and is run from an office in Opotiki. It is a tabloid publication containing a mixture of news, events, lifestyle and classifieds.

The Opotiki News is published on a Thursday each week.