Local news at risk as regional media sweats on pandemic relief

Jamieson Murphy
Updated May 1 2020 - 6:33pm, first published 1:09pm
WAITING GAME: Regional media companies are urging the government to release the guidelines, so they can plan their future.
WAITING GAME: Regional media companies are urging the government to release the guidelines, so they can plan their future.

REGIONAL media companies have urged the Morrison government to speed up the release of guidelines for the $50-million COVID-19 relief package it trumpeted last month, warning more local news services are at risk.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options
Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.