Our Publications

The Cape Argus and Weekend Argus are digital edition replicas of the print newspapers available on your computer and/or mobile devices. The interactive editions is the most convenient, complete and cost-effective way to read your favorite newspapers. With a subscription, you will benefit from a simple user interface and the latest digital tools, specially designed to offer you an enhanced reading experience.


Get access to Cape Argus E-dition every day. Choose how you want to experience the newspapers below.

Subscription PackagePriceBack issues
1 Month Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 65.00unlimited
3 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 195.00unlimited
6 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 390.00unlimited
12 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 780.00unlimited
1 Month Saturday (auto-renewed)R 34.67unlimited
3 Months Saturday (auto-renewed)R 104.17unlimited
6 Months Saturday (auto-renewed)R 208.00unlimited
12 Months Saturday (auto-renewed)R 416.00unlimited
1 Month Sunday (auto-renewed)R 34.67unlimited
3 Months Sunday (auto-renewed)R 104.17unlimited
6 Months Sunday (auto-renewed)R 208.00unlimited
12 Months Sunday (auto-renewed)R 416.00unlimited
1 Month Saturday and Sunday (auto-renewed)R 69.33unlimited
3 Months Saturday and Sunday (auto-renewed)R 208.3unlimited
6 Months Saturday and Sunday (auto-renewed)R 416.0unlimited
12 Months Saturday and Sunday (auto-renewed)R 832.0unlimited
1 Month Monday - Saturday (auto-renewed)R 85.58unlimited
3 Months Monday - Saturday (auto-renewed)R 256.7unlimited
6 Months Monday - Saturday (auto-renewed)R 513.5unlimited
12 Months Monday - Saturday (auto-renewed)R 1027.0unlimited
1 Month Sunday - Friday (auto-renewed)R 85.58unlimited
3 Months Sunday - Friday (auto-renewed)R 256.7unlimited
6 Months Sunday - Friday (auto-renewed)R 513.5unlimited
12 Months Sunday - Friday (auto-renewed)R 1027.0unlimited
1 Month Weekdays and Weekends (auto-renewed)R 114.8unlimited
3 Months Weekdays and Weekends (auto-renewed)R 344.5unlimited
6 Months Weekdays and Weekends (auto-renewed)R 689.0unlimited
12 Months Weekdays and Weekends (auto-renewed)R 1378.0unlimited

Take a look at our features

Our newspapers are full of interactive features to engage and delight news lovers. The E-dition will enhance your reading and sharing experience.


Download your E-dition on your mobile device and read it anywhere.


Once your E-dition is downloaded you don’t need wi-fi. You can read it anywhere, even on your commute.


You can even have articles read out to you while you’re busy doing other things.


Post your comments on articles you agree or disagree with.


Share articles or images you enjoy with family and friends.


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About Us

Independent Media is one of South Africa’s leading multi-platform content companies. Our stable of fine, quality publications include 20 of the country’s most prominent newspapers. The Cape Argus is a daily publication. Affectionately called "The Argus", it was founded in 1857 by Saul Solomon. The paper is published in the morning and afternoon and available all over the Western Cape.