Latest News from ABC Friends Northern Tablelands

ABC Heywire Youth Innovation Grants 2021

As a follow-up on an earlier post concerning Heywire grant applications, the successful 2021 grant applicants have now been announced. ...

Does the ABC need two inquiries into how it deals with complaints?

The ABC is arguably one of the most transparent media organisations in this country, and has always been accountable in...

Peter Martin speaks on 'The Responsibility that comes with Working for the ABC'

For those of you who would like to see the recent talk by Peter Martin (The Responsibility that comes with...

Webinar re the ABC and the upcoming election

After a discussion concerning various critical roles which the ABC performs, involving former ABC journalist Quentin Dempster and former NSW...

Your ABC vs Their IPA

The Institute of Public Affairs – the IPA – wants to privatise the ABC, or abolish it completely.  They've published...

Northern Tablelands ABC Friends 2021 AGM

The Northern Tablelands branch of the ABC Friends will be holding its 2021 AGM on Thursday, November 11, at 6:15pm...

Noble Peace Prize winners, 2021 - independent public broadcasting

The importance of free and independent public broadcasting was again recognised with the recent Nobel Peace Prize announcement for 2021. ...

ABC Friends 2021 public talk with Peter Martin

ABC Friends speaker for 2021, Peter Martin The local branch of ABC Friends (Northern Tablelands) will be hosting a talk...

Where does our federal MP stand on the ABC?

On September 24, Barnaby Joyce was discussing a number of matters while being interviewed by Hamish MacDonald on the ABC...

Petition in Support of the ABC as an Independent National Broadcaster

A Federal Senator from South Australia, Sarah Hanson-Young, has recently put out a petition entitled Save Our ABC.  If you...