OUR MAGAZINE, PAKMAG, IS THE LONGEST STANDING PRIVATELY OWNED PUBLICATION TO RUN IN NORTH QUEENSLAND.
We have printed more magazines than any other publisher in our region. Not only do we take pride in the quality of our content but also the extraordinary community we have created across three regional cities, leading to PakMag becoming the most significant print and digital media resource for families in the region. We are also the largest publication for families in Regional Queensland. Research proves that PakMag enhances the lives of families, and we like that a lot.
PakMag continues to be at the forefront of both the printed and the digital mediums. With a significant community in every area we operate and a growing digital footprint with highly responsive readers, it’s easy to see why we are one of the most progressive and influential media companies in Australia.
72,000 engaged monthly readers
100% targeted at families
Distributed to family hotspots everywhere
9 Reasons Why Your Business Should Work With Us
We exist to make the lives of everyday parents easier, our magazine is a quality resource that our followers engage with and love.
We have printed in excess of 3 million magazines, and 320 editions over the past 13 years.
80% of our readers have purchased a product or service from a PakMag advertiser in the past month.
We are CAB audited guaranteeing our distribution figures.
10,000 copies are distributed between Bowen, Proserpine, Airlie Beach, Mackay, Sarina and west to Moranbah every 2nd month.
We host 9 events for our local community NQ annually between Cairns and Mackay (Parenting Expo, Easter, Christmas, Halloween)
Zero wastage of your marketing dollar. 100% of our readers are families, so if you want to market to them, we should be a part of your marketing mix.
Think of us like a targeted Facebook boost aimed at families with children aged 0-14 (but in print).
We are helpful marketing. No one gets irritated by an ad in PakMag like you do with other media
(where you flick a channel, or click out to avoid a pop up).
Simply put, we get results!
What They’re Saying
Our aim for our advertisers is to help them showcase their product or services to our audience. Our readers are always looking for local businesses to support, cool products to buy and new places to explore with the kids. If you are looking to connect to parents in the community, then we at PakMag are ready to help.
Here are some of our client testimonials that showcase just how we support local businesses, and the length we go to to ensure we are promoting the best FNQ has to offer.
We’d love to help your business succeed like we have these great businesses.
“PakMag offers such a variety of content for parents and it’s extremely beneficial for our business to be a part of the wonderful support they offer families. Our PakMag magazines always disappear days after receiving them.”Peta BirdKumon Australia
“I started off with seventeen art students before advertising in PakMag. With their help, I have grown to forty-seven students and as a result, I need to upgrade my studio to a bigger venue.”Louise BroadbentOwner Of Art By Louise
“Since advertising with PakMag our business has not only broken the daily record but the hourly record too and I have no hesitation in recommending PakMag to any business.”Greg CrowtherOwner Of Jump Mania
Our friendly client support team will send you artwork reminders prior to the artwork deadline (15th of each month). Please send your print ready artwork to our friendly client support team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to receive copies of PakMag for your customers to collect, ask to be added to our distribution list by emailing email@example.com. Please note that the minimum delivery is 25 copies.
We’re always looking for experts to write editorial for the magazine and for the website. So if you have an idea, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. If your advertising package includes editorial, someone from our team will contact you to follow this up. School holiday editorial can be submitted here: (use same form as above)
Payment for your advertisement will depend on your arrangement with PakMag. We invoice one month at a time so if you’ve booked for a series of 3-12 months, you will be charged for each individual advertisement after it is published.