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Media Release: MPC partners with the Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations

05 August 2021

The Melbourne Press Club is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations as the sponsor of the Excellence in Indigenous Affairs Reporting Quill award for the next two years.

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About the 2021 MPC Annual General Meeting

24 June 2021

The Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Press Club Inc will be held at 12.30pm on Wednesday 30th June 2021 via Zoom.

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Your donation makes a difference

16 June 2021

Donations to the Melbourne Press Club have helped support our programs for journalism.

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Dramatic deterioration in world press freedom

27 April 2021

This year’s World Press Freedom Index data reflected a dramatic deterioration in access to information and an increase in obstacles to news coverage.

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26th Quill awards: See all the winners

26 March 2021

The Victorian media community celebrated journalism that made a vital contribution at the 2020 Quill awards for Excellence in Victorian Journalism

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Events

Reporting, newsrooms and mental health

22 September 2021

Now more than ever journalists and news crews must take extra care of their mental health as they report on the issues of the day.

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The Edit: The importance of images

29 September 2021

Join us for our upcoming Edit event with Chris Gillett and Tia Kass on the importance of images in print, TV, and digital journalism, discussing the similarities and differences between illustrations and the power of an image in helping a story cut through.

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Upheaval: Disrupted lives in journalism

06 October 2021

Australian newsrooms have broken the country’s critical stories for centuries, but over just a generation they have changed more than ever.

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Victoria’s Truth and Justice Process

21 October 2021

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Gabrielle Williams on the Victorian truth and justice process

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Lisa Millar: Daring to Fly

10 November 2021

Join us for a special in-person Book Club event with Lisa, moderated by her ABC News Breakfast co-host Michael Rowland.

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