Media releases

New GetUp report finds Australian media concentration at crisis point

Australia’s media is more concentrated, less transparent and less accountable than ever before – according to a new report released by GetUp today analysing Australia’s most up-to-date media ownership data.

Apr 12, 2021

New GetUp video exposes the Morrison Government’s problem with men

A new video from GetUp has exposed just how deep the Morrison Government’s problem with misogyny goes – in their own words:

Apr 9, 2021

New GetUp documentary shows resilience of bushfire survivors abandoned by the Government

A new documentary released today reveals the strength and determination of Black Summer bushfire survivors who are still enduring horrific conditions — more than a year after Scott Morrison promised billions in recovery funding that is still largely unspent.

Mar 30, 2021

Traditional Owners travel to Canberra to demand a Federal Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Heritage Protection Act

Traditional Owners are meeting with federal politicians in Parliament House today to push for a Federal Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Heritage Protection Act.

Mar 25, 2021

Statement by GetUp responding to allegations made about the 2019 election campaign in Boothby

“The harassment experienced by Nicolle Flint as the Member for Boothby during the 2019 election campaign is abhorrent to GetUp as an organisation.  We condemned the behaviour at the time and went to great lengths to confirm our members were not involved.

Mar 17, 2021

Minutes' silence for welfare victims on Parliament lawns

Mar 16, 2021

Sussan Ley must be stripped of responsibility for Aboriginal heritage protection

The ongoing destruction of Aboriginal sacred and culturally important sites by mining corporations has made Environment Minister Sussan Ley's authority over First Nations heritage untenable.

Mar 1, 2021

Morrison's $3.50 JobSeeker "raise" is a despicable sham

News today that the Federal Government will only raise the JobSeeker rate by $3.50 a day condemns 1.2 million people who rely on the payment to poverty.

Feb 23, 2021

New report reveals extent of Government failure to fund bushfire recovery

A new report released today reveals a huge shortfall in federal bushfire recovery funding - one year on from the Black Summer bushfires less than half what was promised has made it into the hands of bushfire survivors.

Feb 23, 2021

Clean energy bank must not become a slush fund for coal, gas, and nuclear

The push to allow the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to invest in gas, nuclear, and coal-burning power projects is a last grasp at relevance from a dwindling group of anti-climate action zealots who haven't accepted that the world has left them behind.

Feb 18, 2021

GetUp releases new documentary exposing Morrison and Murdoch's war on the ABC

Today, GetUp releases 'Murdoch & Morrison v. The ABC', an explosive new documentary revealing the conservative campaign to gut, discredit and ultimately abolish our iconic public broadcaster.

Feb 4, 2021

GetUp members bring holiday cheer to aged care residents in lockdown

With the holiday season fast approaching and many aged care homes still restricting visitors, we were afraid people in aged care wouldn't feel the holiday cheer.

Dec 24, 2020
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