Cunderdin Meckering Bandicoot Express

The Bandicoot is created and published by the Cunderdin Community Resource Centre and its Volunteers.

Circulation and distribution

The Bandicoot is published once a fortnight on a Thursday (except during school holidays). Our circulation is currently 310 copies/issue and is sold by outlets in Tammin, Meckering and Cunderdin. The Bandicoot is sold for $1.00 per copy.

Circulation and Distribution Fees
Type of AdvertisementAd Size$$
Community & Residential < $100 1/8 page only Free $2

Community & Residential > $100 Inc

For sales - Wanted Ads - Garage Sales

1/8 page $3 $5
1/4 page $5 $6
1/3 page $6 $7
1/2 page $8 $9
Full page $14 $15

Sports & Non Profit Groups

For local sports and local not for profit groups only will receive -1/2 page fortnightly free or 1 page monthly free

1/4 page $5 $6
1/2 page $8 $10
Full page $12 $15

Business Advertising
(Local in the Shires of Cunderdin & Tammin)
(Out of Town-any town NOT located in the above Shires)

1/8 $8 $13
1/4 $10 $15
1/3 $12 $22
1/2 $15 $28
Full Page $30 $55
Front Cover Booking-Business Colour $155 $210
Front Cover Booking-Not for Profit & Sporting Groups Colour $20 $35
Insert - Full Colour - printed by us Colour $130 $155
Insert - Customer Supplied Approx 310 copies required Colour $65 $65
Formatting - let us help you with your advert  Hour $32 $32


The page layout is A4 portrait view. Approximate dimensions are as follows (including white space around your ad):

Cunderdin Meckering Bandicoot Express advert layout dimensions Information
⅛ page W 90mm x H 60mm
¼ page W 90mm x H 120mm or W180mm x H60mm
½ page W 180mm x H 120mm or W 90mm x 240mm

Format of the advert

We prefer adverts to be emailed to us in Word or Publisher format but can accept via the fax/mail/in person. Full pages can be sent as a PDF file. An additional fee may be charged should your ad need to be formatted for publication.


Friday 5.00pm on the Friday prior to publication. Please contact the Bandicoot for further details.


Payment accompanied with the advert is requested. An invoice will be sent for unpaid accounts and a receipt will be issued after receival of monies.

Payment method

Please make payment:

  • by cheque to the Cunderdin CRC, 57 Main St, Cunderdin 6407
  • by cash at the Cunderdin CRC, 57 Main St, Cunderdin 6407
  • or by Direct Debit to the Cunderdin CRC Bandicoot Express bank account: BSB 633-000 Account: 156147688

Please ensure you include your details on our statement and where possible send an email notifying us of your payment so an invoice is not sent.

A minimum charge of $5 will be incurred for the sending out of an invoice.


We are happy to post our publication to you. Subscriptions are available at a cost of $78 for 20 issues.

Please forward you details and payment to the address below.

Contact details

If you have an advert or a query, please contact the editor, Faye Christison via:

Cunderdin Meckering Bandicoot Express contact details Information
Telephone: 9635 1784
Fax: 9635 1785
Mail/In Person: 57 Main Street, Cunderdin WA 6407
Open hours: 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday