The Blenheim Sun

The Blenheim Sun newspaper is a free newspaper published on WEDNESDAY. Circulating to all of Marlborough. Established by Katrina and Les Whiteside, The Sun newspaper filled a much-needed gap for a lively, Marlborough owned and operated “local” paper. The couple brought huge newspaper experience into their new venture in 2002, having both had careers in newspapers and publishing.

The Blenheim Sun newspaper delivers 18,980, copies FREE to most homes / letterboxes, rural mail and bulk drops to all major supermarkets in the Marlborough region.

Everyone gets The Sun!

Locally owned, locally operated
Trusted in our community and grown to become the region’s favourite newspaper

Blenheim is the hub of Marlborough, the largest grape growing and wine making region in New Zealand. Blenheim can proudly uphold the claim to be both “The Sunshine Capital” and “The Foremost Grape Growing Area” of New Zealand. Marlborough has a population just over 45 700 people, with over 65’s nearly 16% compared to the national average of 12.1%.

For more information phone 03 577 7868

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