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MEAA is the largest and most established union and industry advocate for Australia’s creative professionals.

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Assange extradition decision a huge relief; US must now end prosecution

MEAA, the union for Australian journalists, welcomes today’s decision by a British judge to prevent the ...

Posted on 4th, January 2021

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My MEAA story: Ruth Hazleton

Ruth Hazleton is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has been a driving force in the ...

Posted on 15th, December 2020

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Survey finds concerns about concentration of ownership and decline of trust in journalism

There is deep concern among working journalists about the high level of concentration of ownership of ...

Posted on 15th, December 2020

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MEAA Member Central Holiday Hours

MEAA Member Central will be open the following hours (AEDT) during the holiday period. Contact 1300 ...

Posted on 7th, December 2020

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My MEAA story: Heath Reid

Heath Reid is a senior staging technician at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Posted on 7th, December 2020

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My MEAA story: Eliza Berlage

Eliza Berlage is senior journalist at the Naracoorte Community News in South Australia

Posted on 30th, November 2020

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Equity releases Australia’s first Intimacy Guidelines for stage and screen

Australia’s first Intimacy Guidelines for Stage and Screen will establish new processes for work involving nudity, ...

Posted on 23rd, November 2020

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Chief Executive’s report for 2019-20

A message to all members from Chief Executive Paul Murphy from MEAA’s 2019-20 Annual Report.

Posted on 17th, November 2020

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My MEAA story: Nathalie McLean

Nathalie McLean is a saltwater and desert woman who descends from the Wakka Wakka, Gubbi Gubbi ...

Posted on 13th, November 2020

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Jason Klarwein appointed MEAA Equity president

The MEAA Board has appointed actor, director and producer Jason Klarwein as federal president of Equity ...

Posted on 20th, October 2020

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Important meeting for animation voiceover artists

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Posted on 20th, January 2021

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Commercial theatre crew meeting


Posted on 21st, December 2020

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