Circulating throughout the Warrumbungle Shire...
Independently owned and operated by Max and Lynne Estens, the Coonabarabran Times is the only newspaper covering news and events in the Warrumbungle Shire area. Approximately 2000 copies are distributed each Thursday across the townships of Coonabarabran, Binnaway, Baradine, Coolah, Dunedoo, Mendooran and Gunnedah, also including a digital edition.
The Coonabarabran Times was originally founded in 1927 as an amalgamation of The Bligh Watchman (1877–1927) and The Clarion (1910–1927). It continues to be a solid publication, consisting of local news and issues facing the community, sport, events and advertisements.
In addition to publishing the a weekly newspaper, the Coonabarabran Times also offers commercial printing and photocopying.