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Summer's Story

Meet Summer Gwynne! She is a Tasmanian Friend and the only Tasmanian member of the ABC Advisory Council.

Easter Greetings

Just a short Easter Greeting as we are all facing a very different four day “holiday”, when traditional ways of...

Our kids need the ABC

The ABC's role in educating, entertaining, and guiding generations of us is well known.

Tasmania's (somewhat curtailed) plans for 2020

ABC Friends Tasmania's State Committee met last month and developed a full plan of activities for the year.  

Farewell and Thank You to Belinda and Trevor Wright

Before the world went awry, ABC Friends Tasmania's Northern Branch organised a farewell for two of its stalwart members, Belinda...

Australia depends on Our ABC

The ABC is vital in times of national emergency like the recent bushfires, floods and now the COVID-19 threat.

Share your thoughts on why our ABC should be well funded

Tell us why the ABC is important to you and your family and why it needs reliable funding.

Western Suburbs of Sydney Inaugural Meeting: March 28

This event has been postponed until Covid-19 abates and the authorities deem public gatherings safe.

House of Reps motion calls for ABC cuts to be reversed

On 2 March, Centre Alliance member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie introduced a motion in Parliament to recognise the ABC’s impressive work...