Phone Numbers

Ph: (03) 8387 5500
Fax: (03) 9372 2792


Dora Bebonis
National Sales Director

Sara De Paulis
National Agency Manager

Colleen Boyd
National Agency Manager

Hayley Fox
Advertising Sales Assistant

Rebecca Black
Sales Administration Co-ordinator


1st Floor, 163 Epsom Road
Flemington 3031

  • Profile

    An independent publication to the Lockyer, Somerset & Ipswich regions. The first edition of The Lockyer & Somerset Independent hit the streets on 14 October 2020. The newspaper was started by former Gatton Star staff following NewsCorp’s regional restructure in June 2020.

    Each week The Independent brings readers a chronicle of events and a random coverage of stories, news and happenings from across the Lockyer and Brisbane Valleys.

  • Circulation List

    Esk, Fernvale, Forest Hill, Gatton, Grantham, Hatton Vale, Helidon, Laidley,
    Lowood, Plainland, Toogoolawah and Withcott.

  • Industries


  • Sections

    rural and agriculture, farming alternatives, housing features, motoring information, entertainment