Journalists union: The Media Section

Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance

PO Box 723, Strawberry Hills, NSW 2012

Phone 1300 656 512  |  Fax 1300 730 543

email  |

Federal Secretary, Christopher Warren

Paul Murphy has been appointed chief executive of the union on a five-year contract, beginning in March 2015.*

Executive Assistant, Jennifer O’Brien

Journalists are represented by the Media Section of the Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance. The union represents members in disputes and negotiations.

Complaints against an individual journalist can be referred to the union’s Judiciary Committee. If the matter is not settled satisfactorily either party can appeal to the (State) Appeals Committee within 28 days.

To see the complaints procedure, visit the MEAA: Click the menu Media Section and choose from the drop down menu.

* See The Australian for details on Murphy’s appointment.