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MEAA Media is the union and industry advocate for Australia’s media professionals.

Originally known as the Australian Journalists Association (AJA) founded on December 10 1910, MEAA Media has a long and proud history of:

  • improving the wages and conditions of our members,
  • campaigning for press freedom and the public’s right to know,
  • promoting high quality journalism through MEAA’s Journalist Code of Ethics, and
  • rewarding excellence and promoting professional development through the Walkley Foundation.

As a MEAA Media member you are part of a vibrant, active and independent professional association bringing the people who work in the media industry together under a single banner.

Current Fees

  • under $14,999pa Media Membership $6.87/week
  • up to $29,999pa Media Membership $9.36/week
  • up to $78,999pa Media Membership $13.61/week
  • up to $103,500pa Media Membership $20.38/week
  • over $103,500pa Media Membership $25.79/week
  • up to $29,999pa FLPro inc. Insurance $13.65/week
  • up to $78,999pa FLPro inc. Insurance $17.91/week
  • up to $103,500pa FLPro inc. Insurance $24.68/week
  • over $103,500pa FLPro inc. Insurance $30.09/week
  • PR Comms – Joint ASU|MEAA Media Membership $5/week
  • PR Comms – Media Membership (PT employed) $5/week
  • PR Comms – Media Membership (FT employed) $10/week
  • Media\Journalism Student – Membership $0.95/week

Begin signing up for MEAA Media membership:

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