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Thank you Malcolm Turnbull

ABC Friends thanked former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for joining his prime ministerial colleague Kevin Rudd by signing his parliamentary...

Criminalising Journalism, Silencing Whistle-Blowers: Your right to know

Freedom of the press and the role of journalists within democracies has never been under such sustained attack. Think of...

Vale Paul Murphy a wonderful communicator

Many ABC Friends will remember Paul Murphy the host of ABC PM 1983-1993.

A clear picture of how ABC fared in the Federal Budget

Former CEO and editor in chief of The Age, and ABC Friend Media Advisor, Ranald Macdonald, shares his take on how the...

ABC has friends in the Highlands

ABC Friends NSW & ACT Secretary Angela Williamson recently had her Letter to the Editor published in the Southern Highland...

Federal Budget offered no respite to the ABC

The Federal Budget offered no respite to the ABC with further reduction in funding in coming years and no announcement...

ABC Tasmania Annual General Meeting 2020

We have sent a formal Notice of Meeting to Members of the Association. We now extend an invitation to our...

Northern Sydney residents forced to go to Canberra to find Minister Fletcher

Northern Sydney ABC Friends are travelling to Parliament House, Canberra for Budget Day on 6th October to call for the...

How the ABC spends its money and why it matters

The ABC is Australia’s most trusted media organization – 81% of Australians trust it as a source of information. The...