About us

About the Paper

The Satellite is published every Wednesday, with the exception of the Christmas New Year period. This widely read community news publication currently enjoys a massive readership of 37,000 people.

The Satellite is part of APN Australian Publishing, a division of APN News & Media. APN Australian Publishing publishes daily and community newspapers along Australia’s eastern coastline, from Mackay to Coffs Harbour and inland to the cities of Emerald, Biloela, Ipswich, Toowoomba, Warwick, Lismore, Grafton and Chinchilla.


The Satellite was established in October 1978. For over thirty years The Satellite has provided a weekly voice to the centenary suburbs of western Brisbane and eastern Ipswich, including the communities of Jindalee, Mt Ommaney, Forest Lake, Inala Goodna, Redbank Plains and Springfield.

Contact us

QT Community Newspapers
260 Brisbane Street,
West Ipswich, QLD, 4305
Phone (07) 3817 1717 for reception
Phone (07) 3817 1790 for editorial
Email satellite@qtcn.com.au

Local Partners

Real Estate

Hundreds of properties listed every...
Learn More

Stay Connected

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile



You can sidestep arguments in your personal relationships now by being a little more compassionate and loving, even if people seem to be hell...

read more

Latest deals and offers