Nine Newspapers freelancers for fair rates

Despite enormous company profits and the rising cost of living, rates for freelancers at Nine have been going backwards for over a decade. It’s time for Nine to respect its freelancers. Freelancers who contribute to the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, Australian Financial Review, Brisbane Times and WA Today are standing together for: Fair minimum rates and annual rate…

Secure jobs – worth fighting for

As the cost of living continues to rise, fair wages and secure jobs have become a central issue for the 2022 federal election in Australia. Declining rates and no floor for pay or conditions mean that more than 60% of media freelancers now earn less than half the average Australian wage.  Quality journalism is vital…