The ABC has received $10 million in additional funding from the Federal Government to enhance its News output.
Read more here to see how the ABC intends to spend the funds.
Do you believe ABC funding should be tied to a particular output area? It seems to be the trend these days with previous government funding tied to ABC Open.
The Senate Inquiry into the ABC’s commitment to reflecting and representing regional diversity met in Hobart on Friday, 1st. February 2013. You can read the transcript via a link on this site.
Submissions to the Inquiry and other information is also available via the same link.
The Inquiry will sit in Perth on Thursday 7th. March 2013, details incl. venue TBA.
Another date to note: the ABC comes before Senate Estimates on Monday 11th. February 2013.
You can watch Estimates proceedings LIVE here when the sitting commences (remember that times provided will be 3 hours ahead of WA times).
A transcript of Estimates should be available within a few days of the hearing.