MEAA Releases

Latest releases from MEAA


11 million more reasons to be a member of MEAA

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance distributed more than $11 million to its members in 2014-15 as recovered wages, financial claims and performers’ residuals ...
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Arts funding changes a good first step – but more needed

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance welcomes today’s partial reversal by the Turnbull Government of the cuts to the Australia Council’s budget and the willingness of the new Arts Minister Mitch Fifield to consult with the sector ...
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Funding cuts are jeopardising livelihoods in the arts

#MEAAEquity, Releases
Ahead of a national roundtable on the future of the industry, the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance is warning funding pressures are jeopardising opportunities to make a career in the live performing sector.  ...
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Vote for Adele Ferguson

#MEAAMedia, Featured, News, Releases
MEAA’s National Media Section committee has nominated long-standing MEAA member Adele Ferguson – book author, Gold Walkley winner and senior Fairfax journalist – for the position of author director on the Copyright Agency board ...
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MEAA demands rethink on asylum seeker secrecy

#pressfreedom, News, Releases
The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, is concerned that the public’s right to know is being eroded by the veil of secrecy that surrounds asylum seeker policy ...
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