MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT & ARTS ALLIANCE

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

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News


Spotlight on John Lafferty

John Lafferty works in customer service at Etihad Stadium, he chats to MEAA about what its like working at one ...

Posted on 22nd, August 2016

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Profile of actor Aaron Pedersen

Equity member Aaron Pedersen’s focus has always been on longevity in the industry. After three decades and with a critically ...

Posted on 19th, August 2016

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Press freedom concerns over ASIC Registry tender

MEAA has written to Finance Minister Mathias Cormann over press freedom concerns arising from the tender of the ASIC Registry ...

Posted on 18th, August 2016

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Elizabeth McRae honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Equity New Zealand is thrilled to announce that Elizabeth McRae is the recipient of the 2016 Equity Lifetime Achievement Award ...

Posted on 15th, August 2016

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Q&A with performer Keith Robinson

The casting of wheelchair user Keith Robinson as Feste in Belvoir’s Twelfth Night breaks new ground for performers with disabilities. ...

Posted on 8th, August 2016

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Spotlight on Geoff Tarr

Geoff Tarr started off his career as a ceramicist until he started helping a local film’s art department and never ...

Posted on 8th, August 2016

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Crew call on SPA to Get Real on Rates

As part of the Get Real on Rates campaign, crew called on Screen Producers Australia (SPA) to come to the ...

Posted on 8th, August 2016

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Fair Work ends probe

MEAA understands that the Fair Work Ombudsman has completed its investigation of industrial action by employees of Fairfax Media between Thursday, 17 March ...

Posted on 8th, August 2016

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Performers’ Rights: employee or independent contractor?

Some employers in the theatre, film and television industries engage performers as independent contractors.

Posted on 5th, August 2016

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Ten top tips – Christopher Sommers

Actor and co-founder of the 21 Day Actor Challenge Christopher Sommers shares his tips for furthering your career as a ...

Posted on 5th, August 2016

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Events


Fair Australia Prize

25/07/2016 - 31/08/2016

9:00am - 5:00pm
Australia

Posted on 27th, July 2016

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ACFID 2016 Media Award

27/07/2016 - 01/09/2016

9:00am - 5:00pm
Melbourne

Posted on 27th, July 2016

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Walkey Awards 2016 – call for entries

01/08/2016 - 31/08/2016

12:00am - 11:59pm
The Walkley Foundation

Posted on 22nd, August 2016

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Inaugural MACA Media Awards

05/08/2016 - 31/08/2016

12:00am - 5:00pm
NSW

Posted on 5th, August 2016

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Melbourne Media Drinks

25/08/2016 - 25/08/2016

5:30pm - 10:30pm
The Millhouse, Basement, 277-279 Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Posted on 1st, August 2016

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