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Walkleys launch new award for Australian reporting on industrial relations

18-Apr-2017 2:21 PM
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For immediate release April 18, 2017

18-Apr-2017 12:45 PM
The Walkley Foundation has launched a new national award for exceptional industrial relations reporting by the Australian media. The Helen O’Flynn and Alan Knight Award for Best Industrial Reporting was created in partnership with th

University of Auckland

Mayoral Taskforce on Housing panel discussion

10-Apr-2017 9:12 AM
Late last year Auckland’s new mayor Phil Goff announced a task force to look at housing, saying “We know we want to build more houses. What is standing in the way?”

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MAGIX Announces New Free Version of Music Maker

24-Mar-2017 9:54 AM
A popular tool for musicians for over 20 years, Music Maker is now available for free for the first time. BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MAGIX proudly announces the latest version of Music Maker. Having provided the ideal creative wo

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Walkley Young Australian Journalist Awards open — with changes

13-Mar-2017 1:40 PM
Australia’s most prestigious awards for young journalists are set to change this year, in line with the major shifts within the media industry. The Walkley Young Australian Journalist of the Year Awards, now in their 10th year, will place more emp

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Freelance photographer Andrew Quilty has won the Gold Walkley Award for his extraordinary body of work, “The Man on the Operating Table”.

03-Dec-2016 12:07 AM
As a freelance photojournalist based in Kabul, Quilty has relentlessly pursued complex and important stories in a country that — after some 14 years of war — may have receded from the world’s front pages, but is no less dangerous or critical to u

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2016 Walkley Book Award shortlisted finalists announced

10-Nov-2016 1:51 PM
The Walkley Foundation today announced the shortlist for the Walkley Book Award, part of Australia’s most prestigious journalism accolades, the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism.

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Finalists announced for Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

20-Oct-2016 7:52 PM
Finalists in the prestigious Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism were announced this evening at simultaneous events in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.

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Business Journalism finalists announced for Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

18-Oct-2016 2:04 PM
The three finalists in the prestigious Business category of the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism were announced today in Sydney, at a lunch hosted by ING Direct.

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2016 Walkley Documentary Award Longlist Announced

27-Sep-2016 11:22 AM
Six outstanding documentaries longlisted for the 2016 Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism will be screened at the State Library of NSW in Sydney in October, giving the public a free viewing of the finest work in the field over the past year.

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2016 Our Watch Awards announced

14-Sep-2016 9:45 PM
Lauren Novak and Sheradyn Holderhead from the Sunday Mail and The Advertiser have been named the winners of the 2016 Our Watch Gold Award for their campaign “Knowing what we’re up against”. The project combined shoe-leather reporting, Freedom of I

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Our Watch Award 2016 Finalists announced

16-Aug-2016 9:55 AM
Finalists in the 2016 Our Watch Awards have been announced. The Awards, administered by the Walkley Foundation, recognise exemplary reporting to end violence against women and their children.

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UTS student Taylor Denny awarded 2016 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship

27-Jul-2016 8:05 PM
The Walkley Foundation is pleased to announce that Taylor Denny– a final year Journalism and International Studies student at University of Technology Sydney– has been awarded the 2016 Jacoby-Walkley Scholarship.

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Reminder: Partner offer (new date and place)

07-Jul-2016 11:44 AM
We heard this little thing called the election was getting in the way of our masterclass, so we rescheduled it. Because we think journalists really need to start thinking about user experience.

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Reminder: Deadline for 2016 Our Watch Award entries extended to Thursday July 14.

07-Jul-2016 10:28 AM
Because we know Australian journalists have been very busy with election coverage, entries into the 2016 Our Watch Awards have been extended to 5PM THURSDAY JULY 14.

Yarra Valley Water

Making a Melbourne house a home for East Kimberly kids

04-Jul-2016 11:39 AM
Local businesses are banding together to help make a Melbourne property feel like home for students from East Kimberley, studying in Melbourne to get opportunities they are unable to access at home.

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Media Release: ENTRIES NOW OPEN for the 2016 Walkley Awards

01-Jul-2016 8:39 AM
The search is on for Australia’s best journalism of the past year, with entries now open in the 2016 Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism and the 2016 Nikon-Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism.