Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Importance Of The ABC

An estimated nearly 90 percent of Australians use the ABC radio, television or online, every day.

Even for Australians who do not often view or listen to the ABC, the corporation still represents a very valuable resource for our country and all its citizens.

It is this country’s independent and comprehensive public broadcaster, free from influence of both government and commercial interests. It is able to report without fear or favour, and in a country which has a high concentration of media ownership it is an essential part of our democracy. Continue reading