Neighbours crew win first ever collective agreement with 95% approval

sm techsNeighbours crew have overwhelmingly voted to approve their first ever Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. The win comes after Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA) members held a short stoppage - their first industrial action in 25 years.

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Neighbours crew resume work after industrial action

sm techsMEAA congratulates members at Neighbours who have taken their first industrial action in 25 years. Members held a short stoppage on Friday despite Fremantle threatening an indefinite lock-out.

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Funding cuts attack future of gaming in Australia

sm techsMEAA is disappointed by the Federal Government’s decision pull all funding from the Australian Interactive Games Fund (AIGF).

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Neighbours crew industrial campaign to commence

sm techsCrew working on Australia’s iconic TV series, Neighbours, will take their first industrial action on Friday as part of their campaign for a collective agreement.

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A template agreement proposed to benefit crew working on offshore productions

sm techsIn 2013, MEAA members called for a template agreement tailored for offshore productions. In recent years, each production has negotiated separately with MEAA, resulting in inconsistent conditions and uncertainty for crew and producers.

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Neighbours crew vote to take industrial action

sm techsCrew working on long running Australian television series Neighbours have voted to take industrial action for the first time in 25 years.

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