When ABC News 24 launched, many of the ABC's own journalists called it "Jetstar". They were fearful it would, as Jetstar did to Qantas, cannibalise and degrade the fine reputation of ABC News, replacing considered, daily broadcasts with rolling coverage of fluff. ABC News 24 founder Gaven Morris acknowledged the extent of internal disquiet over the station's launch at an event yesterday at the Melbourne Press Club to mark the channel's fifth anniversary .
Aunty’s great experiment: ABC News 24 turns five
Five years on, are ABC journalists still so critical of ABC News 24?