“Crosswords” is a local publication produced by the Southern Cross CRC.

Crosswords has been the local source of news for over a decade and continues to improve and grow with the community. It is a fortnightly publication of approximately 100 printed and 300 emailed copies. It is predominately circulated throughout the Shire with free email subscriptions available on request.                    


The Crossword is available to purchase for $1.00 at the following locations:

Southern Cross:

  • Caravan Park
  • CRC
  • Foodworks supermarket
  • Home Hardware / Post Office
  • Shell Roadhouse
  • Shire of Yilgarn office
  • Southern Cross Stationery Store


  • Marvel Loch General Store
  • Moorine Rock General Store

As a primary source of information, news and schedule of upcoming events within the Shire, Crosswords content includes community notices, employment adverts, real estate opportunities, classified sections and business adverts. Features include regular news from the Shire of Yilgarn, sporting bodies and community organisations.

We strive to encourage community growth with opportunities for local business and community organisations to publicise their services and events.

For further information or to place an advert please email to:

Publishing Dates and Deadlines

Please follow this link for the 2024 publishing dates and deadlines:

2024 Publishing Dates

Advertising Rates

Please click the following link for the Crosswords advertising rates:

Crosswords Advertising Fees 2023 - 2024