Cowichan Press Inc.

The Cowichan Press Inc. in Mill Bay offer a comprehensive in-house design, print and finishing service.

South Cowichan Life Magazine

The ONLY magazine delivered free to over 9,100 homes by Canada Post in the Cowichan Valley and now also available online to the rest of the world!


A local family owned printing provider based in Mill Bay Centre, Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

We have over two decades of rich experience in servicing local businesses with their printing needs, helping them to gain higher productivity and better brand themselves.

We also provide individual customers photocopies, faxing and scanning.

We are the independent publisher of the South Cowichan Life magazine produced entirely in Mill Bay.

Commercial Printing

Our team can design and print, in any quantity, Business Cards, Booklets, Carbonless Forms, Pads, Flyers, Menus, Posters, Banners, Labels, Cheques (all types), Envelopes and other Stationeries. We know how to save your time and ease your mind.

Servicing Individuals

We provides a Photocopying, Faxing, Scanning and Laminating service toward needs from individuals. Do you need help with Memorial, or Art and Greeting Cards, personalized stationeries? We can design and finish them well scheduled. We can help you achieve what you need.


The ONLY magazine that has, for the past 26 years, been directly delivered by Canada Post to over 9100 households in the South Cowichan Valley.

Published eleven times a year it has a loyal following of keen readers of all ages.

We stick to the taste and focus of local people and community and continue to evolve. We encourage all active life styles and enjoy the wonderful valley neighborhood.

Advertisers in Mill Bay, Cobble Hill, Arbutus Ridge, Cowichan Bay and Shawnigan Lake know best the benefit of growing their businesses with us.

They also know people still like to read information from print in this time of the mobile Internet age.


Advertisement Rate

Ad Rates and Sizes for Inside Pages

Call for details 250-743-1821 or Email at

1. Business Card from $89.00, 3.5” x 2”
2. Square Ad from $159.00, 3.4” x 3.4”
3. Quarter Page from $189.00, 3.4” x 4.5”
4. Half Page from $335.00, 7” x 4.5” or 3.4” x 9.25”
5. Full Page from $575.00, 7” x 9.25”
Please call or email us to request for other details for Cover Pages, Discounts and Package deals
Attention Advertisers and Contributors:
The deadline for submissions and advertising for the South Cowichan Life: the 15th day of each month (submission date followed by edition  in which article/ad will appear): (This applies to all eleven editions. We don’t publish in January)

current edition

December 2020


December 2000

We’re based at Cowichan Press Inc. in the

Mill Bay Shopping Centre

Open on Mon., Wed. and Fri., from 10:30 am – 5:30 pm

Call us at 250-743-1821

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