Volksblad

Volksblad celebrated its centenary in 2004 and is the oldest Afrikaans daily in the country and the largest in the Free State and Northern Cape. The circulation section's delivery vehicles cover 18 500 km daily, to distribute the newspaper. In the south Volksblad is distributed as far as Hanover, with the furthest point in the Northern Cape being Kakamas. In the Northern Free State readers from as far as Sasolburg and Harrismith in the eastern Freestate enjoy their early morning Volksblad.

Volksblad offers its readers the following:

  • Vrydag: A supplement on Fridays regarding the arts, entertainment and lifestyle.
  • Motor-Volksblad: A supplement for motoring enthusiasts on Thursdays.
  • Sake-Volksblad: Daily developments and events in the economic and business community – local and international – are reported on in an extensive daily business newspaper.
  • Naweek+: A fun-to-read supplement on Saturdays for those with a love of culture, nature and travelling as well as homemakers and those readers with green fingers.
  • Jip: A youth supplement on Mondays containing schools news, entertainment news and the latest teenage whims.
  • Kontrei: A supplement on Wednesdays offering comprehensive news coverage of the Free State countryside.

 

 

 

Volksblad offers its readers the following: 

 

* Vrydag: A supplement on Fridays regarding the arts, entertainment and lifestyle. 



* Motor-Volksblad: A supplement for motoring enthusiasts on Thursdays. 



* Sake-Volksblad: Daily developments and events in the economic and business community – local and international – are reported on in an extensive daily business newspaper. 



* Naweek+: A fun-to-read supplement on Saturdays for those with a love of culture, nature and travelling as well as homemakers and those readers with green fingers. 



* Jip: A youth supplement on Mondays containing schools news, entertainment news and the latest teenage whims. 



* Kontrei: A supplement on Wednesdays offering comprehensive news coverage of the Free State countryside.
 

 

Staff 

General manager: Volksblad Group

Rassie van Zyl 

051 404 7889  


Financial manager: Volksblad Group
Thys Botha
051 404 7640
 

+27 (0)86 505 1698 

 

People Management: Volksblad Group 

Zelda Breytenbach  

(051) 404 7917 

Fax no: 086 581 9290 

 

Editorial staff 

Editor: Ainsley Moos 

(051) 051 404 7877

 

Assistant editor (internet) 

Annalize Doubell 

(051) 404 7600

 

News editor 

Cathy Dlodlo 

(051) 404 7878

 

Editorial projects 

Sobeth Jordaan 

051 404 7722 

086 530 1355 

 

Subscription: Volksblad 

David Engelbrecht  

051 404 7721 

 

Advertising: Volksblad 

Advertising manager 

Jeannine van Zyl 

051 404 7855 

 

Marketing: Volksblad Group and National 

Alda Roux 

051 404 7831 

 

Central Community Newspapers 

General manager 

Alda Roux 

051 404 7831

 

Senior sales manager 

Augnischa van Eck  

057 357 1304  

 

Sales managers: 

Vista, Forum en Kroonnuus 

Elrina de Beer  

057 357 1304

 

Vrystaat, Maluti, Express en Qwa Qwa News: 

Nicoline Harrington 

058 303 5411

 

Ons Stad, Bloemnuus en matchFit:  

Samantha van As 

051 404 7789

 

Express: 

Lizel Mentor 

051 404 7843

 

Kalahari Bulletin: 

Cindy Theron  

053 712 1472

 

Noordkaap & Express Northern Cape 

Johan Rossouw (acting) 

053 831 2331 

 

 

Physical address: 

79 Nelson Mandela Drive 

Bloemfontein 

9301 

 

Postal address
Posbus 267
 

PO Box 267 

Bloemfontein 

9300 

 

Contact us

Position: Editor

Name: Johanna van Eeden

Phone: +27 (0)51 404 7876

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Position: Office Manager

Name: Jeannine van Zyl

Phone: +27 (0)51 404 7855

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Position: Circulation Manager

Name: Rouxnette McKeating

Phone: +27 (0)51 404 7945

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Position: Marketing Coordinator

Name: Bianca Prins

Phone: +27 (0)51 404 7600

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