About us – Print and online Advertising


Are you looking to advertise in Durban, Pietermaritzburg or Johannesburg?

Established in 2003, Mum’s Mail has become one of the most indispensable resources for parents, grandparents, teachers, business owners and other interested readers in Durban, Pietermaritzburg/Midlands and Jo’burg East Rand. The targeted, specific distribution (LSM 7 – 10) of our free, full colour monthly magazine to créches, pre-schools, primary schools, shopping malls, family and baby clinics, doctors’ rooms, public libraries and selected retail outlets, ensures that your product or service reaches the right market, on time, every time.

Durban print advertising for the whole family

Mum’s Mail has proven time and again that it has an exceptional shelf life, which is partly due to its practical, A5 format – it’s the ideal size to pop into your handbag or cubby hole. It really is Life’s Little Toolbox! With a proven track record of almost 500 regular advertisers every month, Mum’s Mail is arguably the most comprehensive and well established free guide for the whole family, and with a monthly print order of 75 000 copies, Mum’s Mail features impressively at the top end of the scale for publications with large print runs.

Our Advertising Reach

Mum's Mail Durban

35 000 Copies Monthly! From Ballito, to Warner Beach, to Waterfall.

Mum's Mail Pietermaritzburg

30 000 Copies Monthly! From Cato Ridge to Nottingham Road

There’s something for everyone in Mum’s Mail, which is conveniently categorised for ease of reference: (mouse over an image)
    • Editor's Life

      featuring the Editor’s rants and raves for the monthEditors life
    • Reader's Life

      featuring letters from our fabulous readers, offering feedback on our publicationreaders life
    • Laid Back Life

      featuring reviews of selected books and DVDs which are given away to one lucky readerlaid back life
    • Business Life

      featuring products and services, as well as advice, of business professionalsbusiness life
    • Charity Life

      featuring a variety of charities and good causes with suggestions of how our readers can get involvedcharity life
    • Delicious Life

      featuring a recipe or restaurant review, or other food-related informationdelicious life
    • Home Life

      featuring various products and services to improve your home, your garden and your lifestylehome life
    • Healthy Life

      featuring articles providing readers with sound health and wellbeing advicehealthy life
    • Beautiful Life

      featuring products, services and advice to make our readers look and feel amazingbeautiful life
    • Tiny Life

      whether a first time mom or not, our readers are hungry for the best advice for their pregnancy and beyondtiny life
    • Young Life

      featuring products or services related to children aged 12 and underyoung life
    • Educated Life

      featuring education and school- related products and serviceseducated life
    • Party Life

      featuring a comprehensive range of party themes, venues and servicesparty life
    • Relaxed Life

      featuring fun things to do with the family, as well as great weekend or holiday getawaysrelaxed life
    • Busy Life

      featuring the month’s events which are also arranged by category e.g. Entertainment, Courses/Classes, Markets etcbusy life
    • Classifieds

      featuring a variety of services, located in the back of the magazine (black and white adverts)classifieds