Budget shortchanges arts and the ABC

May 4, 2016 #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity #MEAAMedia Featured News

The federal Budget has again left the arts community and public broadcasting shortchanged with no extra funding for the arts and the prospect of further cuts to jobs and services at the ABC.

MEAA marks World Press Freedom Day

May 3, 2016 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom Campaigns Featured MediaRoom News Releases

Today, UNESCO World Press Freedom Day, the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance, the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, calls on Australia’s politicians to commit to the principles of press freedom and the public’s right to know.

Spotlight on Juanita Beck

May 2, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS

Juanita Beck has been working at the Adelaide Festival Centre since she was 12 years old. She chats to MEAA about why she loves her job and why she’s a MEAA member.

Women In Media launches in Victoria

May 2, 2016 #MEAAMedia #womeninmedia News

Women working in all areas of the Victorian media are set to benefit from the unparalleled networking, mentoring and advocacy expertise of MEAA’s Women In Media (WiM) initiative, following the launch of the local branch last week.

Calling all film-makers

April 28, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAEquity #MEAAMedia #MEAAStudent News

Stories of community and solidarity are a vital part of the fabric of our identity as a nation.