As the ABC announces massive job cuts, the Morrison government has commissioned a report that mirrors Murdoch concerns about the broadcaster.Two days before the ABC confirmed that up to 250 jobs will be cut across the organisation, the government finalised a $200,000 offer for consultants to prepare a report on news and media business models looking specifically at the impact of public broadcasters ‘on commercial operators’.
46 years. (Bonus points: Samantha Stosur; 2010.)
On Mount Everest.
A magic feather.
Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg.
This article was first published in the print edition of The Saturday Paper on Jun 22, 2019 as "Former prime minister Julia Gillard was born in which country?".
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