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The real cost of making film and TV

May 27, 2022 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS

Through MEAA research, Australian crew have exposed the culture of punishing working hours that damage their relationships and health, driving many to quit the industry.

30 years of commitment to the cause

May 12, 2022 #MEAACrew

Geoff Hanlon has worked at Mooney Valley, Caulfield and Sandown for more 30 years, during which time he has helped his fellow MEAA members secure better wages and conditions in his role as a union delegate and health and safety rep. Geoff is among many members affected by the closure of Caulfield Racecourse for more than a year of renovations.

World Press Freedom Day 2022: government must show its commitment through action, not just words

May 3, 2022 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom #pressfreedom

The next Australian government must recommit to press freedom by putting in place overdue reforms to support public interest journalism.

Management contracts: What to know before you sign

April 19, 2022 #MEAAEquity

If you’re considering changing agent, or securing representation for the first time, make sure you read your contract carefully.

MEAA Easter hours

April 13, 2022 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity #MEAAMedia

MEAA Member Central (1300 65 65 13/ members@meaa.org) will be closed over the Easter long weekend and will re-open, Tuesday, April 19, 8.30am AEST.