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The Winchelsea Star
The Winchelsea Star is a volunteer-run newspaper service, published and produced in Winchelsea by the Winchelsea Star Organisation Inc, a non-profit association. It is produced and distributed at the start of each week except for a short break over Christmas/New Year.
Submissions for publication are very welcome from any individual, group or organisation. Articles must carry the name and address of the sender to quality for publication, although these can be withheld on request. The Winchelsea Star editorial team reserves the right to publish or not publish an article submitted, and also reserves the right to edit articles as they see fit eg. for length, grammar and/or spelling. Note that all photos and articles submitted may be republished on the internet or other media, and all submissions are assumed to have copyright approval for publication.
Deadline for submissions is 5pm Friday for publication in the following edition of the Winchelsea Star. The views expressed in the newspaper are not necessarily those of the Winchelsea Star editorial team.
Advertisers Welcome - The Winchelsea Star offers a diverse readership covering rural (farming), family (town), small business, and other demographics. Our rates are very low, and options include casual one-off/occasional ads on a pay-as-you-go basis or ongoing ads charged per quarter. Find out more about Winchelsea Star advertising
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News and articles
Treasurer (billing & invoices)
President / Chairperson
Website / Technical stuff
Winchelsea Star Organisation Inc.
Po Box 5,
Reg. No. A1479
ABN: 57 207 411 958
Weekly deadline is 5pm Friday.
Copy for sports results and weekend
events is Sunday 6pm (4pm for
hard-copy articles/results left at IGA)
unless by prior arrangement.
Copy should be emailed to
or left at IGA Supermarket.
The Winchelsea Star reserves the right to
edit or not publish any article.
Views expressed are not necessarily those
of the Winchelsea Star or its Committee.
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Your form submission will be sent to The Star by email. Please bear in mind this is a volunteer role, you are unlikely to receive an immediate response - allow a couple of days before following up. You should receive a copy of your form submission to the email address you provided.