The best paid wardrobe technicians in Victoria

November 18, 2016 #MEAACrew

MEAA members at the Arts Centre Melbourne have had a major breakthrough in wage rates.

ABC must explain strategy following latest cuts

November 16, 2016 #HandsOffOurABC #MEAAMedia Featured MediaRoom News Releases

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, is calling on ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie to outline her strategy for the broadcaster following today’s announced budget cuts, job losses and major programming changes at ABC Radio National (RN).

Warner Bros proposes ‘greenfields’ feature film crew agreement

November 16, 2016 #MEAAECS

Warner Bros has proposed a ‘greenfields’ crew agreement for offshore feature film. A greenfields agreement is made directly between the union and the employer before anyone is employed, rather than by a vote of crew on a particular job.


Crew will meet nationally to consider the offer next week on Thursday, November 24 at the following locations. All screen technicians can ...

Meet your NPC: Alan Fletcher

November 11, 2016 #MEAAEquity

Elected via secret ballot, members of the Australian National Performers’ Committee (NPC) represent their fellow performers on the issues affecting their industry.

At regular meetings the NPC discuss leading industrial and professional issues and the best course of action to take to ensure a strong and vibrant entertainment industry and a safe and fair workplace for performers. Alan Fletcher is ...

MEAA insists no forced redundancies at News Corp

November 9, 2016 #MEAAMedia Featured MediaRoom News Releases

MEAA has called on News Corp Australia to confirm that there will be no forced redundancies as part of its latest round of cost savings measures. Yesterday the company announced it would find $40 million in savings and said that there would also be job losses as part of the cost cutting.

It is particularly frustrating that the announcement of the ...