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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 from 1/7/2017 (REMEMBER: All membership fees are tax deductible.)

  • under $14,999p.a. Media Membership $7.02/week
  • up to $29,999p.a. Media Membership $9.55/week
  • up to $78,999p.a. Media Membership $13.90/week
  • up to $103,500p.a. Media Membership $20.81/week
  • over $103,500p.a. Media Membership $26.33/week

 

  • up to $29,999p.a. FreelancePro incl. Insurance $13.94/week
  • up to $78,999p.a. FreelancePro incl. Insurance $18.29/week
  • up to $103,500p.a. FreelancePro incl. Insurance $25.20/week
  • over $103,500p.a. FreelancePro incl. Insurance $30.72/week

 

  • PR Comms – Joint other union/MEAA Media Membership $5.62/week
  • PR Comms – Media Membership (PT employed) $5.62/week
  • PR Comms – Media Membership (FT employed) $11.23/week

 

  • Media/Journalism Student – Membership $0.97/week

All membership fees are tax deductible.

 

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