McPherson Media GroupThe McPherson Media Group is an independent rural and regional publishing group comprising:
- newspaper, magazine and online publishing
- newspaper and magazine printing
- commercial sheet-fed printing
- internet service provision
- marketing and design services
- wireless, ADSL and dial-up internet services
Our business includes:
Newspaper publishingThe McPherson family has owned the Shepparton News since 1888; it is the oldest family-owned newspaper group in Australasia and one of just three independent groups publishing daily newspapers. A number of other regional and rural newspapers have been added to the Group during the past 40 years. They include:
- The Riverine Herald (Echuca)
- Kyabram Free Press
- Tatura Guardian
- Campaspe News (Rochester)
- Benalla Ensign
- Deniliquin Pastoral Times
- Cobram Courier
- Southern Riverina News (Finley)
- Seymour Telegraph
- The McIvor Times (Heathcote)
- Country News (Goulburn Valley)
- SN Weekly (Shepparton and district)
Commercial printingComplementing the web-printing business is the commercial printing operation situated in Kyabram. With the ability to produce full colour sheet-fed printed products, with a quick turnaround and delivery time, Waterwheel Press Pty Ltd is able to service a state-wide market for high-quality commercial printing and retail printed products.
Internet service providerMcPherson Media Pty Ltd currently services about 3500 subscribers to its telco service, offering a level of personal service that reflects the Group’s position in the minds of its customers – whether they be advertisers, printing clients or readers in print or readers on-line. And, while McPherson Media is one of the only locally owned service providers left nationally, Goulburn Valley residents and businesses can guarantee that they get the personalised support and help they require. McPherson Media is able to provide a number of telecommunication services not only locally but nationally with is purchasing power from other big players in the Telco market at competitive rates. McPherson Media is a licensed carrier and owns and operates 3 wireless networks currently supplying over 1200 customers with broadband services, it also provides ADSL, ADSL2+, Mobile Wireless Broadband, Fixed Voice, Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP.) and domain - web services. With any of these products we have the ability to provide bundle packages and invoice for them in a single bill for convenience.
Marketing and design servicesWith the resources within the McPherson Media Group, we can, collectively, offer marketing and design services to meet every need. From graphic design to printing, marketing advice and service, the Group has the resources to assist in the promotion and success of every client's business.
Our missionWe use the words 'fair dinkum' to describe how we wish to treat our people and our customers. That is true - we will meet the needs of the people who work for us and the customers and readers whom we serve in an honest and friendly way. Whether you join our family as an employee, supplier or as a customer, we're sure you'll enjoy the experience.