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Community News Group WA closes five mastheads

In another blow to media diversity in Western Australia, the Community News Group announced this morning ...

Posted on 10th, August 2018

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New guidelines to prevent discrimination, harassment and bullying in the performing arts

Ever since the emergence of the #MeToo movement last year, the entertainment industry has been in ...

Posted on 8th, August 2018

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MEAA rejects Nine’s takeover of Fairfax

Nine’s takeover of Fairfax will be bad for Australian democracy and diversity of voices in what ...

Posted on 26th, July 2018

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Journalists excluded from Shorten speech at ACTU dinner

MEAA has registered a complaint with the ACTU over the exclusion of journalists from the ACTU ...

Posted on 18th, July 2018

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Ten top tips: Emily Joy

Actor and acting coach Emily Joy offers 10 ways to make your self-tape a winner. Emily ...

Posted on 8th, July 2018

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Ten top tips: Gabriella Maselli McGrail

With more than a decade of experience working in casting, Gabriella Maselli McGrail is well-placed to ...

Posted on 8th, July 2018

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MEAA urges Nauru to issue ABC with visa

MEAA condemns the decision of the Nauruan Government to refuse to issue a visa to Australian ...

Posted on 3rd, July 2018

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Threats to journalists on the rise

The sickening news of five deaths in a targeted attack on the Capital Gazette newspaper group ...

Posted on 29th, June 2018

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Support floods in for AAP journos after job cuts announced

There has been strong support for AAP journalists after the company announced it would be making ...

Posted on 7th, June 2018

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Proposed Changes to MEAA’s Rules

MEAA Federal Councillors have approved a range of alterations to the union’s rules.

Posted on 30th, May 2018

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NT Media Awards are now open

18/07/2018 - 27/08/2018
1:00pm - 11:59pm

Posted on 18th, July 2018

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MEAA members Super Health Checks – in your city

07/08/2018 - 21/08/2018
9:00am - 4:00pm

Posted on 25th, July 2018

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Human Rights Awards 2018

10/08/2018 - 19/08/2018
12:00am - 5:00pm

Posted on 13th, August 2018

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Digital platforms’ impact on journalism

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Posted on 25th, July 2018

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Special Meeting of the Actors’ & Entertainers’ Benevolent Fund (QLD)

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Posted on 30th, July 2018

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