File FVF731 - Friends of the ABC Ephemera

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Friends of the ABC Ephemera


  • [199- ?] - (Creation)

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1 folder ; 30 cm.

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After government threats to sharply cut the ABC's budget in 1976, a group of citizens in Melbourne formed 'Aunty's Nices and nephews', which later became 'Friends of the ABC'. In January 2014 the name was changed again to 'ABC Friends'. Each State has an an ABC Friends managed by honorary Committees. Friends of the ABC (Qld) was formed spontaneously as a broadcasting consumer group to publicise and to take action against threats to the independence of the ABC. ABC Friends National Inc, was formed in December 2016.

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  • English

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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