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Checking the Pulse #15

Welcome to our News Email - Checking the Pulse  - our first for 2022 providing you with useful and informative ABC Friends News...

ABC screen productions contribute $744 million to the Australian economy

The 2021 Deloitte Access Economic report shows the great value of national public broadcasting to the Australian economy.

ABC Friends WA AGM 2021

This year’s AGM was held, again, as both an in-person event and a teleconference, because of WA border restrictions due...

ABC Friends farewells Fran Kelly from RN Breakfast

After 17 years of hosting Radio National Breakfast, respected journalist, Fran Kelly, is taking a long break over the Summer...

Update Magazine - December 2021

Here's to another wonderful edition of our Update magazine!

Future of the ABC now on the political agenda

Voters will have the chance to judge political candidates and parties on their commitment to Australian Public Broadcasting at the...

Checking the Pulse #14

Welcome to our News Email - Checking the Pulse - providing you with useful and informative ABC Friends SA/NT News...

Government Double Standards Continue to Haunt the ABC and SBS

Why are Government Senators ignoring the long overdue need for a Federal Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) yet they are...

Tasmania - Annual General Meeting 2021

Tasmanian Friends and supporters gathered in Launceston on Sunday 24 October for a lively AGM, a convivial lunch and an...