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 @withMEAA#penaltyrates decision will affect many actors & other MEAA members who work in hospitality to boost low incomes from their main jobs.4 hours ago
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News


Vale Alan Knight

MEAA extends its condolences to the family and friends of Professor Dr Alan Knight who passed ...

Posted on 21st, February 2017

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Technician’s toolkit: Surviving the film and TV industry

What does it take to work behind the scenes in the film and TV industry? We ...

Posted on 16th, February 2017

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David Speers at the 2017 Press Freedom Australia dinner

Journalists’ fight against fake news and ‘alternative facts’ is the focus for the 2017 Press Freedom ...

Posted on 16th, February 2017

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Feel safe in the heat

More hot weather is forecast for the next few days, and MEAA wants to ensure you ...

Posted on 10th, February 2017

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Applications open for second Balibo Five-Roger East fellowships

Applications are now being sought for the second round of Balibo Five-Roger East fellowships for East ...

Posted on 10th, February 2017

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Campaign launched to bring them here

MEAA is calling for the Turnbull Government to resettle in Australia Behrouz Boochani, Mehdi Savari, and ...

Posted on 6th, February 2017

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Bow Campbell joins MEAA as the new musicians director

MEAA welcomes Bow Campbell, our new director for the musicians section. Bow comes to MEAA after ...

Posted on 3rd, February 2017

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The Equity Co-op Agreement

The Equity Co-op agreement was developed for collectives of theatre-makers working together on a collaborative, non-employment ...

Posted on 1st, February 2017

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Ten top tips – Les Chantery

Actor, NIDA acting coach and founder of The Actors Station, Les Chantery shares his ten top ...

Posted on 1st, February 2017

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Working in extreme heat

Summer is upon us and already across the states, we have experienced a number of extremely ...

Posted on 30th, January 2017

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Events


Future News Worldwide 2017, youth journalism conference – Edinburgh

24/01/2017 - 28/02/2017

Edinburgh, Scotland

Posted on 24th, January 2017

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Tasmanian Media Awards 2017

31/01/2017 - 27/02/2017
12:00am - 5:00pm

Posted on 6th, February 2017

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Romance Media Award

02/02/2017 - 01/05/2017
12:00am
National

Posted on 2nd, February 2017

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Superannuation Health Checks – WA

28/02/2017 - 03/03/2017
12:00pm - 11:30am
Perth, Western Australia

Posted on 1st, February 2017

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International Women’s Day address: Dr Kakenya Ntaiya

08/03/2017
11:30am - 1:30pm
Canberra

Posted on 20th, January 2017

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