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ABC Friends' Special Bushfire Edition of Update

ABC Friends have released a special bushfire edition of our magazine, Update.

Senate moves to thank ABC

A motion praising the emergency work of the ABC, but noting the stress on already dwindling ABC funding, was made...

Breaking news: Senate to vote on National Emergency Communications Plan

Today Senators can vote to recognise and support ABC Emergency Broadcasting Services and start to plan for a National Emergency...

Interim Report of Survey of ABC Emergency Broadcasting in Bushfire Affected Communities

95% of respondents to ABC Friends' Survey of ABC emergency broadcasting in bushfire affected communities believe there is a need for a...

Urgent call for Federal Government to restore vital infrastructure and transmission funding

ABC Friends have made an urgent call for the Federal Government to restore funding that guarantees infrastructure and transmission that...

ABC Emergency Services Essential During National Disaster

The  significant role of the ABC in providing emergency services information is well regarded by Australians who rely on the...

Christmas Greetings from ABC Friends

It’s not an easy time to send Christmas greetings to our many friends and supporters because my thoughts are focussed...

Update magazine - December 2019

ABC Friends' triannual magazine Update has been sent out to our members and appears online on our website.

Peter George on why we must Defend Media Freedom

This is a speech given by Peter George at the 2019 Defend Media Freedom forum hosted by ABC Friends Tasmania....