Nine Axe Darwin News

Communities in Northern Territory expressed their outrage over Channel 9’s radical decision to chop the locally produced 6PM TV News, and centralize the operation from Queensland. Weekend news from Darwin will be replaced with the 6PM newscast from Brisbane. At the time when media diversity is the focus of this nation, Channel 9’s decision to…

Fans outraged at coverage of Liverpool Sydney match

#LivSyd is trending at the moment as people are angry with the ABC 2’s coverage of the game. The Sydney Football Club is versing Liverpool at the Sydney Olympic Stadium, starting live coverage on ABC 2 from 7:30pm. It appears people are furious that there’s comedians hosting the event, and the coverage from out in…

ABC Defends Presenter Amid Calls for Her to be Sacked

Photo Courtesy: Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s Facebook page. The ABC has released a statement defending presenter Yassmin Abdel-Magied, who came under-fire after publishing a Facebook post stating ANZAC Day should be spent thinking about detainees on Manus Island, instead of the Diggers who fought for Australia. The post, which has since been deleted in place of an apology,…

AFP Raided Channel 7’s Office

The Australian Federal Police has raided Channel 7’s office in a wake of rumors that the station has secured a 3 million dollar paid interview with Schapelle Corby. The AFP has executed the search warrants, with 30 police officers and 8 patrol cars participated in the raid according to the Seven network. In a media statement,…

ABC launches ‘Vote Compass’

The ABC has launched an application to engage Australian voters about the Federal Election this September. The public broadcaster is the first traditional media to use the tool developed in Canada and was used by media corporations in their country during their election period. The applications will provide a unique platform for voters to voice…

ABC joins early evening news battle

After Channel 7 and Channel 9 successfully launched their WA edition of News at 4:30, ABC TV has launched their national News at 5:30. WAMN News understands that ABC News at 7 anchor James McHale will present the half hour bulletin weekdays. The aim of the program is to report the latest headlines in Perth,…