Reach thousands of local parents by advertising on Newy with Kids

Newy with Kids is an online family magazine providing information about family attractions, activities and events to parents and caregivers of children aged 0 to 12 who reside in the Newcastle & Hunter region. Whether it’s information on playgrounds, family-friendly cafes, school holiday activities, kids concerts or family events, Newy with Kids provides readers with information about things to do with children.

It’s a trusted authority for Newcastle region parents who are looking for ways to spend time and money with their children. We offer a number of opportunities to promote both local events and businesses and relevant national brands. These include event promotion, banner advertisements, email newsletter sponsorship and giveaways.

Target Audience

Newy with Kids provides information to parents and caregivers of children aged 0 – 12 in the Newcastle & Hunter Region.


  • Predominantly female
  • Majority aged between 24 and 45
  • Parents of 1 or 2 children aged 14 and under.
  • Variety of work status ranging from stay-at-home parents to full-time working parents


  • 31,000+ monthly page views
  • 17,000+ unique monthly visitors
  • 10,200+ Facebook followers
  • 2100+ Instagram followers
  • Monthly email newsletter with 1360 subscribers and 32.3% open rate.
  • 2 – 3 new website posts per week

Newy with Kids continually ranks high in Google searches because we consistently produce original, relevant, highly-targeted content that is popular with both locals and visitors.


Advertising Options

Newy with Kids has a proven track record of driving new customers to events, businesses and brands big and small.  If you wish to reach local families, you will not find better value for highly targeted, hyperlocal marketing that will reach your target market.

Newy with Kids offers the following options:

  • Facebook shoutouts

Designed for short-term event or awareness campaigns, Newy with Kids will place a targeted message on its Facebook page. Post includes 1 to 3 images, text and link to website.

  • Website sidebar advertisement

Large rectangle (300×250 pixel) banner. The bigger rectangle zone that lives on the right sidebar of every page on the main site and calendar. These are highly visible spots providing your business with the ultimate exposure to readers.

  • Email newsletter sponsorship

Place your ad (300×250 pixel) in our monthly email newsletter. Newsletter has two available spots in the large rectangle size. Sponsorship includes an image, your promotional text and a hyperlink link to your chosen location.

  • Giveaways

Giveaways are effective for driving interest in a product or event, particularly in the short-term. Giveaways are advertised for a defined period of time (usually 7 or 14 days) and are embedded within a sponsored post on Newy with Kids website which is then promoted across social media channels and monthly email newsletter.

For more information or to request a media kit, fill out the following form. Custom packages are also available to suit your business needs.


If you wish to advertise your school holiday activity or event, please visit the School Holiday advertising page for specific information.


What Our Sponsors Say

“Thanks for your support of the Live Life, Get Active program, I appreciate you including it on your website and Facebook. We had one of the highest sign-up rates in Australia.” – Charlestown Square

“I and the rest of the MiniSparx team would like to thank you for promoting last month’s Science Week event. Following your promotional support, we received a lot of interest – congratulations on building such a impressive following!” – MiniSparx

“To Reena and the team at Newy with Kids – On behalf of the CBCA NSW Branch Inc. Newcastle Sub-branch, I just wanted to thank you for the fabulous support Newy with Kids gave our inaugural Stories After Dark: Find Your Treasure event this year. As a non-profit organisation, we appreciate any support given to us, including advertising, which made the editorial that you provided so invaluable. We were very excited to see that the post on the Newy with Kids Facebook page was so popular and there is no doubt that it contributed to our event being sold out in record time. Thanks again, Liane Morris, Vice-President CBCA NSW Branch Inc. Newcastle Sub-branch.”

“Thank you for all of your support. We seem to getting some lovely engagement with the mums from last night’s Facebook post about SplashDance Live” – Peak Promotions

“I just wanted to let you know I’ve booked in 6 shoots today so far directly attributed to your social media posts which is awesome!” – Scott Harrison, Daily Salt Photography


What Our Readers Say

“Your page has been such a help. We moved here from Melbourne 12 months ago – we would not have the wonderful life we have here without your community’s help!”  – Megan G.

“Thanks for writing about this park! Treated our boys to a visit today and it ticked all the boxes for our 2 adventurers. I wouldn’t have tried it without your review. Keep up the good work!”- Sarah Jane F.

“I just wanted to say a huge thanks for our tickets to Mister Maker, we would not have been able to go had we not had free tickets, and the kids ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT, I spent most of it watching their faces, they laughed, sang, danced, it was pure pure joy and an absolute delight.” – Jenna L.

“Since having my son just over 3 years ago this has been my go-to for things to do in the area, whether it be play dates, family friendly places to eat, special events or mini adventures. Thanks Reena for providing such a fabulous resource.” – Kristy R.

“I have to say how much I love your posts and everything you bring to Newcastle!! My son is now five and we’ve been slowly working through your 100 things to do list (I think we’ve now done about 85!) And your birthday party post is so good for ideas! Thank you thank you thank you!”  Jessie D.