28/08/2019 - 28/08/2019

6:00pm - 8:00pm

State Library of WA, Perth Cultural Centre

Join our host Peter Kennedy, and speakers Joseph Fernandez, Mignon Shardlow and Neale Prior for a session on threats to journalists and their sources – in short, to journalism – within the current legislative framework. With time for some questions and a little refreshment. Supporters of public broadcasting are well aware of the difficulties the […]


01/09/2019 - 01/09/2019

12:15am - 4:30pm

Sydney Opera House - specific venue in SOH to be determined

“We are journalists, and we will not be intimidated. We will shine the light.” – Maria Ressa Governments across the globe are cracking down on press freedom. Get to know the courageous journalists who are sacrificing everything to tell the truth. Panel discussion with Maria Ressa, Lina Attalah, Irina Borogan, Steve Coll. Hosted by Peter […]


24/09/2019 - 24/09/2019

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Sofitel on Collins, 25 Collins Street, Melbourne

Kerry O’Brien delivering the Phil Spathis Governance Address You are invited to attend the Phil Spathis Governance Address, featuring guest speaker, journalist and author Kerry O’Brien. Kerry will speak on: “The role of public interest journalism in upholding transparency, accountability and democracy” Kerry O’Brien is one of Australia’s most distinguished and respected journalists with six […]