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Thomson Geer Thomson Geer is a large Australian corporate law firm.

We have around 550 people, including 109 Partners operating out of our offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. By size we are one of the 10 largest firms operating in Australia, and the 5th largest independent Australian law firm.

Thomson Geer's focus is on quality and transparency. We are driven by our client's needs.

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Crown Resorts logo

Crown Resorts is one of Australia’s largest entertainment groups and makes a major contribution to the Australian economy through its role in tourism, employment, training, and its corporate responsibility programs.

Crown’s core businesses and investments are in the integrated resorts sector.

In Australia, Crown owns and operates two of Australia’s leading integrated resorts, Crown Melbourne and Crown Perth. Crown’s development project pipeline includes the Crown Sydney Hotel Resort at Barangaroo in Sydney and the One Queensbridge development site in Melbourne.

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Major Media

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3AW RADIO (693): Breaking news, views and analysis. Melbourne's No.1 radio station - the best in news, entertainment, sport and lifestyle.

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ABC logo

ABC is Australia’s most trusted source of local, national and world news. Comprehensive, independent, in-depth analysis, the latest business, sport, weather and more.

The ABC has an unequalled network of news-gathering resources with more than a thousand journalists, major newsrooms in every capital city in Australia; 49 regional bureaux around the country, and a dozen international bureaux around the world, including Russia, Japan and the Middle East.

The ABC provides more news and current affairs to more people through radio, television, online and broadband services than any other media organisation in Australia.

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The Age logo

The Age is Melbourne's leading news provider, in print and online, since 1854.

The paper covers news, politics, comment, photographs and discussion with a Melbourne focus.

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Nine Network logo

Channel 9 broadcasts more hours of News and Current Affairs than any other Australian Commercial TV Network.

We are Australia’s largest locally owned media company – the home of Australia’s most trusted and loved brands spanning News, Sport, Lifestyle, and Entertainment, we pride ourselves on creating the best content, accessed by consumers when and how they want

Nine’s assets include the Nine Network, major mastheads such as The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and Australian Financial Review, radio stations 2GB, 3AW, 4BC and 6PR, digital properties such as nine.com.au, 9Now, 9Honey, Pedestrian.TV, subscription video platform Stan and a majority investments in Domain Group and CarAdvice.

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Herald Sun logo

The Herald Sun is Victoria’s home for breaking news, footy and hard-hitting opinion and holds the title of Australia’s most-read newspaper.

Melbourne’s biggest selling newspaper has a proud history of leading the agenda and advocating for Victorians. As a leading partner with the Good Friday Appeal, we believe strongly in our community.

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Seven Melbourne logo

The Seven Network is Australia's leading Free to Air television network, comprising of 7, 7TWO and 7Mate. Seven has commercial networks in each metro city and regional Queensland, as well as regional affiliates broadcasting Seven content in VIC, NSW and WA. Seven is part of Seven West Media.

Seven News Melbourne is hosted by Peter Miechell (Monday to Friday) and Mike Amor (Saturday and Sunday).

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Network 10

Network 10 brings you Melbourne's biggest stories and start the conversation on issues that affect you.

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Sky News logo

Sky News is a 24-hour multi-channel, multi-platform news service delivering news you can trust, opinions you can’t ignore.

It provides unrivalled live news, sports news, weather news and national affairs coverage via dedicated channels including Sky News Live (Ch 103 and 600), Sky News Business (Ch 601), Sky News Weather (Ch 603), Sky News Extra (Ch 604), Sky News UK (Ch 605), Sky News New Zealand and FOX SPORTS News (Ch 500 and 602).

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Minter Ellison logo

MinterEllison is an international law firm, headquartered in Australia and regarded as one of the Asia-Pacific's premier law firms. Their teams collaborate across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the UK to deliver exceptional outcomes.

Minter Ellison's Melbourne office houses some of Australia's leading media lawyers. They provide pre-publication advice and representation in defamation and contempt cases to a range of clients including The Age, Nine, ABC, SBS, Private Media and Al Jazeera.

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Australia Post logo

Over Australia Post's long history, our social purpose and commitment to the community has remained the same; to create connections and opportunities that matter to every Australian.

At the heart of every Australian community, our people are a regular presence to rely on. We've always looked for ways to link communities together and listen to what matters to them. We’ll always be there for Australians in need.

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TAC logo

The TAC is working Towards Zero deaths and serious injuries on our roads.

A Victorian Government-owned organisation, our role is to pay for treatment and benefits for people injured in transport accidents and to promote road safety.

The TAC is a no-fault scheme where medical benefits are paid to an injured person - regardless of who caused the accident.

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Telstra logo

Telstra believes the more connected people are, the more opportunities they have. That's why we help create a brilliant connected future for everyone, everyday.

That’s why we build technology and content solutions that are simple and easy to use, including Australia’s largest and fastest national mobile network.

As Australia’s leading telecommunications and information services company, Telstra is proud to be helping our customers improve the ways in which they live and work through connection.

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Father Bob Foundation logo

The Father Bob Maguire Foundation is a Melbourne based registered charity providing food relief, social inclusion, educational support and a range of associated services so that no one is left behind.

Our mission is simple, to provide material, emotional and social support to whomever, whenever and wherever necessary. We come across barriers to this every day, but the strength of our mission is to overcome them with the force of community volunteers.

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VicHealth logo

The Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth) is a pioneer in health promotion – the process of enabling people to increase control over and improve their health. Our primary focus is promoting good health and preventing chronic disease.

We create and fund world-class interventions. We conduct vital research to advance Victoria’s population health. We produce and support public campaigns to promote a healthier Victoria. We provide transformational expertise and insights to government.

Of all the things we do, above all we seek to make health gains among Victorians by pre-empting and targeting improvements in health across our population, fostered within the day-to-day spaces where people spend their time, and with benefits to be enjoyed by all.

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McGrath Nicol logo

McGrath Nicol is a specialist Advisory and Restructuring firm that has built a reputation for managing complexity and consistently delivering the results our clients need. Their team of independent experts work across all industry sectors and business sizes delivering valuable advice and high-quality outcomes. Their clients trust us with the most important aspects of their business.

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The State Government of Victoria

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Major sponsorship opportunities available now.
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Corporate

Lion

Lion is a leading beverage company with a proud history extending back to 1840. We have a global manufacturing footprint headquartered in Sydney, Australia which involves large and craft breweries, wineries and hospitality venues.

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RACV logo

RACV is here to improve the lives of Victorians.

RACV exists to deliver valued benefits to our members and their communities by informing and advising them, representing members’ interests and providing them with assistance when in need by delivering excellent products and services in our fields of motoring, mobility, leisure, assurance, financial services, social well-being and the home.

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Corrs Chambers Westgarth logo

Corrs Chambers Westgarth is Australia’s leading independent law firm. We provide exceptional legal services across the full spectrum of matters, including major transactions, projects and significant disputes

Having worked with some of the biggest broadcast and digital media companies in Australia and globally on numerous high-profile matters, we have a deep understanding of the technology and commercial drivers in this rapidly evolving sector.

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JNI logo

The Judith Neilson Institute supports and celebrates quality journalism and storytelling around the world. Our grants and education programs equip journalists with the resources they need to produce outstanding work. Our events are forums to discuss the issues shaping the world.

The Institute was established in 2018 by Australian philanthropist Judith Neilson. We are based in Sydney but work with journalists and media organisations around the world. We are non-partisan and governed by an independent board.

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The Wilnic Family Trust

Hope & Glory logo

Hope & Glory is Melbourne’s nimble recruitment practice for marketing. media and communications

Hope & Glory operates from our space in iconic Collins Street. Working across the APAC region and beyond, Hope & Glory supports people who are striving for growth in their careers and enterprises. We deliver across a variety of sectors, all of which are being transformed by the digital age

Our practice uses an affiliate model that harnesses the right skills at the right time to support our project work

Hope & Glory can dial up or dial down quickly to provide the services that we promise.

Learn more at hopeandglory.com.au

Kilvington Grammar logo

The Melbourne Press Club has enjoyed a long-standing partnership with independent co-educational school, Kilvington Grammar. Kilvington’s commitment to providing its students with a broad range of learning experiences has seen many hundreds of students attend Press Club events where they have engaged with guest speakers and contributed to question time

With Writing as a key flagship at the School, this partnership aligns with Kilvington’s focus on developing students’ critical thinking skills, creative expression and the appreciation of multiple perspectives.

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Supporters

Master Publisher logo

Master Publisher provides custom publishing solutions for digital magazines, newspapers, newsletters, journals, blogs and all kinds of periodical publications.

Our team lead by founders Christian Townsend and James Renton, have extensive experience in media and digital publishing. Together we have worked in Australia’s largest media companies including Fairfax, F2 Digital, News Ltd and in the not for profit sector. We have hands on experience running some of Australia’s best known publications such as BRW, AFR Boss, Shares, CFO, MIS, Business Online Asia, Fairfax Business Research and Personal Investor magazine.

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MediaXpress logo

MediaXpress is a multimedia publishing house that offers a comprehensive range of high-quality, cost-effective content and production services.

As a team of highly experienced media professionals who work across writing, editing, photography, design and content marketing, we have an unparalleled understanding of the full media landscape.

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Drinks Trolley logo

Drinks Trolley is one of the businesses that has innovated during Covid. They take stock out of closed venues and get them into the glasses of people at home and deliver great pricing.

Drinks Trolley was born as a way to help everyone involved in hospitality from owners, staff and suppliers and make sure that you'll always drink good wine in isolation.

Visit the Drinks Trolley website. Use code MPC10 for a discount on your order

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