MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT & ARTS ALLIANCE

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

MEAA @withMEAAMEAA formally complains to Australian and PNG prime ministers about police deliberately targeting #ManusIsland refu… https://t.co/gjNYY96SJV1 day ago
MEAA @withMEAART @strom_m: The @walkleys CEO @jacquipark is leaving at the end of the year. Best of luck for what’s next Jacqui https://t.co/rx3meRIEZU1 day ago
MEAA @withMEAAToday is 10 years since the Howard Gov was turfed from office and confined WorkChoices to the bin. MEAA is proud of… https://t.co/qiJTnPD7g11 day ago
MEAA @withMEAART @IFEX: Journalist @BehrouzBoochani was arrested temporarily today during police raids on #ManusIsland #refugee camps. We join @withMEAA2 days ago
MEAA @withMEAA.@BehrouzBoochani: #Manus police pulled my hair and beat me. 'You've damaged our reputation,' they said. https://t.co/4eGY3gJEo622 hours ago


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News


MEAA formally complains about treatment of Manus journalist

MEAA has written to the PNG and Australian prime ministers to formally complain about the singling ...

Posted on 24th, November 2017

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Boochani arrest is an attack on press freedom

MEAA stands in solidarity with Iranian-Kurdish journalist and regular contributor to Australian publications, Behrouz Boochani, who ...

Posted on 23rd, November 2017

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UN convention to protect journalists

On November 23 2009, on a hilltop in Mindanao in the southern Philippines, 58 people including ...

Posted on 22nd, November 2017

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Tragic death sparks safety review

The death of stunt performer Johann ‘Yogi’ Ofner brought the industry together to commence a review ...

Posted on 20th, November 2017

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Remembering Phil Chubb

Philip Chubb, a distinguished journalist, journalism academic and former Victorian branch president of the Australian Journalists’ ...

Posted on 17th, November 2017

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ABC’s restructure must not trample on stressed and overworked staff

MEAA welcomes, with caution, the Content Transformation plan announced by ABC management today.

Posted on 14th, November 2017

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Ten top tips: Kevin Jackson

With more than 30 years’ experience, Kevin Jackson is one of Australia’s most highly regarded acting ...

Posted on 10th, November 2017

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Fairfax and News cut community news jobs

Dozens of suburban newspaper journalists in Sydney and Melbourne will find themselves jobless just weeks before ...

Posted on 9th, November 2017

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No Impunity – Bring the killers of journalists to justice

November 2 is International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. Nine Australian journalists have ...

Posted on 1st, November 2017

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Harassment and bullying in the entertainment industry

Psychologist Julie Crabtree specialises in issues associated with creative artists. In this article written for MEAA ...

Posted on 31st, October 2017

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Events


Melbourne Digital Media End of Year Drinks

28/11/2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Melbourne

Posted on 10th, November 2017

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Women in Media VIC Christmas Drinks

06/12/2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Melbourne

Posted on 13th, November 2017

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Victorian Equity Christmas Drinks

18/12/2017
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Melbourne

Posted on 23rd, November 2017

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Performers, producers, writers, directors and crew are joining forces to fight for the future of the Australian screen industry. 

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