Discover the Top of the South

Discover the Top of the South

DISCOVER promotes the Top of the South and can be found at over 330 serviced locations throughout New Zealand, picked up by visitors and locals alike. 

DISCOVER takes a look in and around Marlborough, Nelson, Abel Tasman, Golden Bay, Murchison, Buller Gorge, Hokitika, West Coast, Kaikoura and Hurunui regions.

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Midwinter swim at Picton

For years thousands of South Islanders and many from the north of New Zealand have known the Marlborough, Nelson and Tasman regions as a summer mecca with other seasons having just as much to offer.  Now it's not just the locals who are passionate about this amazing place, with visitors to the area coming back to taste these regions again and again. 

By advertising in one of the best FREE visitor guides for the Top of the South with a circulation of over 18,000 copies per issue, your business will be discovered by the right people, in the right place, at the right time.




Marlborough Sounds




Abel Tasman

Golden Bay

Muchison & Buller Gorge

West Coast


Hanmer Springs


Food and Wine


Air, sea, road and rail

ROP from 4cm deep to 7 columns ( 26.2cm) wide, up to 37cm x 7 columns.



DISCOVER is published five times a year - January, March, June, September and November.  We have speical offers availabe for advertising in multiple editions.

Talk to our Features Team +64 3 520 8900 or email us

$6.70 per column per cm and $60 plus GST colour.

Discounts for multiple editions available.

Commission bearing rates: $8.37 per column per cm and $75 plus GST colour.


Please contact our Features Team for upcoming deadlines.


Mechanical Details (Broadsheet & Tabloid have the same column widths)

Column Widths (mm)  ROP   Classifieds

1 column                           34        32

2 column                           72        66

3 column                          110      100

4 column                          148       134

5 column                          186       168

6 column                          224       202

7 column tabloid             262       236

8 column                          300       270

9 column                          338       304

10 column                        376       338

11 column (Classified only)       372

Electronic Advertising Material (Click through to the attached PDF)


The Marlborough Express Features team

Phone: +64 3 520 8900


The Marlborough Express

PO Box 242


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