About Us


The Blackwood Times is a tabloid size, monthly newspaper, delivered free of charge to over 13,000 households and businesses in Belair, Bellevue Heights, Blackwood, Eden Hills, Coromandel Valley, Glenalta, Hawthorndene, Blackwood Park, Upper Sturt, Aberfoyle Park and Flagstaff Hill.

This newspaper has been serving as a link between residents, businesses and groups since 1994  - keeping the community informed as to what is happening in the Blackwood area.

Reporting on important issues affecting the community; Mitcham Council activities; giving the sports clubs, service clubs, schools and a variety of organisations a voice in the community; and letting residents know Whats On in Blackwood.

This is the only newspaper to report solely on events affecting residents in the Blackwood district - local faces, local places and local businesses. Because of this very localised and targeted reporting, we have a high readership and excellent following in the community.

Generally, The Blackwood Times is delivered directly into householders letterboxes (not thrown on the driveway) during the first week of every month of the year.

There is a great deal of satisfaction to be gained from the knowledge that The Blackwood Times newspaper has contributed to maintaining the country - village atmosphere that exists in the Blackwood district - which is one of the reasons many people choose to live in this area.

Because of the 100% local content - The Blackwood Times IS READ by local residents.  And now of course, we are on the internet for the whole world to read!!