Australia criminalises journalism

May 3, 2018 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom Featured News
There’s almost universal acceptance of the maxim “Journalism is not a crime”. One exception is Australia’s parliament – it begs to differ.

Management contracts: What to know before you sign

April 30, 2018 #MEAAEquity

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

Important changes on the agenda at National Stunt Meeting

April 18, 2018 #MEAAEquity

A national meeting will be held on Sunday May 2o (10am-12pm AEST) to discuss important changes to the grading process. All members of the stunt community are encouraged to attend.

Screen crew speak up for a higher location offset

April 10, 2018 #MakeItAustralian #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity Campaigns

For the past month, MEAA has been encouraging screen crew members to contact their local MPs and Senators to call for the offshore film and TV production incentive – the location offset – to be lifted from 16.5% to 30%.

Superannuation for freelancers

March 28, 2018 #Freelance #MEAAMedia Featured News

MEAA has prepared this guide about how superannuation works if you are a freelancer.