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Nine’s redundancies at Fairfax web sites

MEAA union members stand with the 26 journalists and other staff told they were redundant today ...

Posted on 11th, December 2018

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Saying farewell to Fairfax

After providing quality independent journalism to Australian audiences for more than 185 years, the Fairfax brand ...

Posted on 7th, December 2018

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New research reveals how Australian journalists are faring four years after redundancy

As many as 3,000 journalism jobs are estimated to have been lost in Australia this decade, ...

Posted on 6th, December 2018

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Government must listen to concerns on encryption legislation – MEAA

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance has called on the government to reconsider its proposed encryption ...

Posted on 2nd, December 2018

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The My Health Record system — advice to members

MEAA and other unions affiliated with the ACTU have raised concerns about the implementation of the ...

Posted on 29th, November 2018

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Spotlight on Andrew Howard

Andrew Howard is Resident Sound Designer and Head of Audio at the State Theatre Company of South ...

Posted on 28th, November 2018

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ABC board appointments need major overhaul, say journalists

The process for nominating and appointing candidates to the ABC board needs a complete overhaul to ...

Posted on 21st, November 2018

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Chief Executive’s Report

A message to all members from Chief Executive Paul Murphy from MEAA’s 2017–18 Annual Report.

Posted on 20th, November 2018

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Live theatre and venues survey reveals individual vulnerability behind the scenes

MEAA’s industry-wide survey has revealed the biggest issues affecting people who work behind the scenes or ...

Posted on 15th, November 2018

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Campaign launched to save Sydney’s Theatre Royal

A campaign featuring some of Sydney’s best-known actors and leading theatre producers has been launched to ...

Posted on 9th, November 2018

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Women in Media NSW Christmas Drinks

5:30pm - 9:00pm

Posted on 6th, December 2018

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Victoria Equity and Crew Christmas Party 2018



Posted on 15th, November 2018

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Melbourne Media Drinks

5:30pm - 8:30pm

Posted on 23rd, November 2018

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