2017: the year in review

December 15, 2017 #MEAACrew #MEAAEquity #MEAAMedia News
A look back at how 2017 panned out for MEAA members.

Must-see films about journalism

December 15, 2017 #MEAAMedia News
Journalism has always been great fodder for film. Here are a couple of dozen of the best films made about journalism.

‘Brownie’ fears for industry’s survival without government support

December 14, 2017 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS News
Screen industry legend Ray Brown — recently honoured with a MEAA lifetime membership — talks about his career and the role that the union has played in his life.

Jenny finds her niche in the editing suite

December 11, 2017 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS News
As well as one of the best sound editors in Australia, Jenny Ward has been a long-term advocate for her union and her industry, for which she is to be awarded a MEAA Gold Honour Badge.

A proud history at the forefront of Australian journalism

December 8, 2017 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom #walkleys Featured News


The MEAA Media section has a century of experience campaigning on behalf of the profession, making it one of the oldest media unions in the world.

MEAA Media is the name for the media workers section of MEAA. The section traces its history from 1910 with the foundation of the Australian Journalists’ Association which was formed at a meeting of journalists ...