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Our Newspaper

The Lockyer & Somerset Independent is a free newspaper published every Wednesday, with a circulation of 15,000 copies.

Delivered to over 240  high traffic distribution points, this newspaper covers a geographical area from Withcott to Blacksoil and Linville to Mulgowie, serving the entire Lockyer and Somerset Regions and the western fringe of Ipswich City.

Click here to find your nearest distribution point.

The Independent is a community newspaper and is your community watchdog, telling your stories, promoting events and highlighting all of the wonderful clubs and organisations in our community.

Our slogan is ’keeping the community in community newspapers’ and we aim to do this with each week's issue.

The Independent  is also available in a free, online flip book available through Facebook and our Past Editions page.

Our mission statement: To be the essential media source of our audience, our customers and our communities by connecting them through information, news and conversation.

Meet the Team

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