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Dempster: “The ABC is now fighting for its survival”

Former ABC broadcaster Quentin Dempster has written a powerful article about the current political situation for the ABC.

Professor Peter Greste Joins Campaign Launch

Journalist-turned-academic Professor Peter Greste has agreed to take part in our ABC Friends Queensland National Campaign Launch in Brisbane on...

Queensland Federal Election Campaign Launch

Join us our Federal Election Campaign Launch in Brisbane to Stop the Destruction of the ABC.

Australia Day Weekend A Good Time to Recognise OUR ABC

As people flock to beaches and barbecues this holiday weekend, it is important that Australians recognise that the  ABC is...

ABC Alumni: No More Political Appointments

The newly-formed ABC Alumni group, which is made up of more than a hundred former ABC staff (many of them...

"Tragic" Decision on Pacific Broadcasting

ABC television and radio journalists – including through Radio Australia and the former Australia Network – have a proud record...

Major Win for the ABC! No Threat to Digital!

Competitive neutrality inquiry win for the ABC against government and commercial media.

Next Chair must champion public broadcasting

Australians Will Reject any ABC Chair who is not totally committed to Public Broadcasting.

Quiz Night 2018

Following our successful, fun-filled quiz night held last November, ABC Friends WA returns to the same venue, but in a...