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The Swellengram Magazine

After a long 3 year break, the Gram team have responded to numerous requests and  are excited to  be relaunching the Swellengram Magazine with the first copies set to hit stores as from October 1 2021. This new edition will be a bi-annual publication with prints in March and September of each year.

As in previous years, each copy of the magazine will be based on a different theme for each publication and will feature the following:

  • Activities
  • Events
  • Restaurants and Wine Farms
  • Accommodation
  • Business
  • Local Interest Stories

Digital Add Ons

Clients signing up for full page ads and double page spreads will also receive 6 months’ marketing on the  Swellendam.Com website as well as weekly social media posts.


The Swellengram Magazine will be distributed by local retailers, farm stalls and service stations and visitor hot-spots. along the N2, R60 and R62 Roads from Cape Town to George.  Accommodation providers and local restaurants will also be supplied with copies for their guests. 7500 copies will initially be distributed.

Available Space

This edition of the magazine will be printed on A5 glossy paper with 32 pages. 20 advertising pages are available in the following formats.

  • Double Page Spread
  • Full Page
  • Half Page (Horizontal)
  • 1/4 Page (Horizontal)
  • Listing Block

*due to limited space advertising is available on a first come first serve basis.

Content Type

The magazine will feature general local content, events and destinations. Paid advertising can either be an advertorial or branded advertisement. Should you be supplying your own content please ensure its is created at 300 dpi for best quality. If you would like us to create the advertorial on your behalf, we will need a logo and a selection of photos.

Deadlines (Summer 2021)

Ad Bookings – 6 September 2021
Artwork Submission – 12 September 2021

Advertisment Booking Form
*Please add 5mm Bleed on all ad sizes. A5 size 148mm x 210mm excluding bleed. Additional costs may apply for artwork. Inner cover and outside back cover available on first come first serve basis.
* Advertorial only available with half page ad size and above

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