The interest of the community is first and foremost and the newspaper does not shy away from reporting on controversial issues like service delivery and corruption in local government and the private sector. Bulletin puts a very high premium on loyalty towards its clients. Known for not pulling punches,

Bulletin the newspaper is widely read and accepted as a reliable source of topical local news and information. It is especially the newspaper's attitude towards the business community (advertisers) that makes it stand out as service orientated. Bulletin is a popular weekly community newspaper circulating in Limpopo's Lowweld. It is published in Afrikaans and English and circulated from Tzaneen, which is the biggest town in Limpopo (next to Polokwane — the Capital).



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8 Crown Street, Tzaneen, 0850
P.O. Box 3838, Tzaneen, 0850

Tel: 015 307 7248

E-mail: editor@bulletin.us.com

Languages Afrikaans, English
Print Order 5 000
Frequency Weekly
Cover Price R3.00
Day of publication Friday
Target market All
LSM group LSM 6 - 10


Distribution: Tzaneen, Constantia, Dei Eiland Spa, Giyani, Haenertsburg, Ledzee, Letsitele, Magoebaskloof, Modjadjiskloof, Politsi, Hoedspruit, Blyde River, Georges Valley, Gravelotte, Lenyenye, Nkowankowa, Maake, Mafarana, Mooketsi, Phalaborwa, Rita, Apple, Trichardsdal

Readership Statistics

Black 27%
White 63%
Asian/Indian 8%
Coloured 2%
16 - 24 53%
25-34 21%
35 - 49 11%
50+ 15%
Income Level
R1 000 - R2 500 1%
R2 500 - R5 000 11%
R5 000 - R10 000 19%
R10 000 - R20 000 52%
R20 000+ 17%

Awards & Accolades

Capro Nissan Award
Best Small Community Newspaper | 1985, 1986
KWV award
Beast Features | 1985
Enterprising Journalism and Overall Winner (Journalist of the year) 1986
General and also Overall Winner. First person to be named overall winner two consecutive years | 1987
Sanlam Award
Enterprising Journalism and also Journalist of the Year (thus named overall winner three times) | 1991, 1992
World Association of Newspapers
World Young Reader prize
2008 Public Service Category for "Study Mates" national teacher strike recovery initiative