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Sydney Opera House members support new EBA and job security during theatre closure

MEAA members wrap up negotiations by voting for their new EBA as well as protecting their working conditions during the ...

Posted on 26th, September 2016

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Turkey’s crackdown on free expression

MEAA has written to the Turkish ambassador about the country’s media crackdown as the case involving Ayse Celik begins. 

Posted on 23rd, September 2016

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Spotlight on Cathy Gross

Proud MEAA member Cathy Gross is a boom operator at Home and Away. She chats to MEAA about what her ...

Posted on 20th, September 2016

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ACCC decision a blow for WA

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, is disappointed at the decision ...

Posted on 16th, September 2016

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Freelance photographers win back their place on the track

Independent freelance racing photographers can continue photographing race meetings.

Posted on 15th, September 2016

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MEAA members unite to address gender inequality

Victoria is closer to having its first ever gender equality strategy thanks to the valuable input of many MEAA members ...

Posted on 12th, September 2016

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Hollywood’s damning diversity report card

Despite recent protests against the lack of diversity in Hollywood, such as #OscarsSoWhite, the industry remains “the epicenter of cultural ...

Posted on 9th, September 2016

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MEAA donates computers to assist Tongan youth

MEAA has donated computers to a Tongan charity helping young people find work.

Posted on 6th, September 2016

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Vale Dixon “Dick” Falconer 1928-2016

Dixon (Dick) Falconer, journalist, died in Brisbane, Australia on 26 May 2016. He was 87.

Posted on 30th, August 2016

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Spotlight on Sean Mulcahy

Sean Mulcahy works in merchandise for Melbourne and Olympic Parks. Sean chats to MEAA about his role, what it’s like ...

Posted on 30th, August 2016

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Women’s leadership development scholarships – media & PR

21/09/2016 - 15/12/2016

9:00am - 5:00pm

Posted on 22nd, September 2016

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Leading Change Journalism Bursary

28/09/2016 - 21/11/2016

1:00am - 5:00pm

Posted on 28th, September 2016

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How to shoot Virtual Reality — PERTH

28/09/2016 - 28/09/2016

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sunday Times, 34-42 Stirling Street Perth

Posted on 23rd, September 2016

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Ochberg Fellowships – Dart Centre

30/09/2016 - 30/09/2016

9:00am - 5:00pm
New York City

Posted on 25th, July 2016

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International Day of Older Persons – VIC

06/10/2016 - 06/10/2016

11:00am - 1:00pm
AMWU Main Conference Room, 251 Queensberry Street, Carlton South

Posted on 23rd, September 2016

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