Sir Andrew & Lady Fairley Foundation Lecture

Past lectures

2011: Beyond the digital divide: the ABC in regional Australia

Presented by Mr Mark Scott AO, Managing Director, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)

Mr Scott spoke of the ABC’s past, present and plans for the future in regional Australia and the broadcaster’s commitment to local voices, local news and community engagement.

Lecture audio: Beyond the digital divide: the ABC in regional Australia (ABC website)

2010: A fount of ideas: regional Australia’s turn

Presented by Rupert Myer AM

Meyer engaged the audience in a conversation about the contribution, role and legacy of regional Australia in the development of both public policy and philanthropic and cultural traditions.

Transcript: A fount of ideas: regional Australia’s turn (PDF 634KB)