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Number of jailed journalists at all-time high

17 December 2017

2017 has seen a "dismal failure" by the international community to address a global crisis in freedom of the press, the CPJ says.

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2017 event highlights

14 December 2017

Look back at some of the Melbourne Press Club's 2017 events via a slideshow of photos

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AAP Medianet - 14 December 2017

13 December 2017

Four new reporters for Four Corners, Deborah Knight appointed Nine's weekend newsreader and Lisa Wilkinson to edit ten daily.

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Press Council appoints new chair

12 December 2017

The Australian Press Council has appointed former senior federal bureaucrat Neville Stevens as its new chair.

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Vale Ken Inglis

04 December 2017

Inglis was a "deft, careful and generous writer whose prose lit up any magazine or newspaper"

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Membership: renew or join now to win movie passes

04 December 2017

Your chance to win double passes to The Post - Steven Spielberg's new film about the Pentagon Papers

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Entries open for 2017 Quill Awards

04 December 2017

Entries for the 2017 Perkin and Gordon national awards also open today

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MPC elects new president

28 November 2017

Senior Fairfax business journalist Adele Ferguson is the new president of the Melbourne Press Club. 

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Vale John Hamilton

22 November 2017

Legendary Herald Sun journalist and war historian John Hamilton has died after a long illness.

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Streep praises media's dogged "bullshit detectives"

20 November 2017

Academy Award winner speaks at the CPJ's International Press Freedom Awards  

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2018 C.E.W. Bean Foundation Dinner

22 February 2018

Paul Kelly celebrates the career of war correspondent Chester Wilmot

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Coasting to Gold in 2018

27 October 2017

Watch the video: Commonwealth Games chiefs and star athletes preview next year's event    

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