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Georgia Wilkins — Reporter

Georgia Wilkins


Georgia Wilkins is a senior reporter at Crikey. Previously Georgia was a journalist at The Age and Sydney Morning Herald. She has also worked as a reporter overseas.

Journalist Carol Altmann  (Image: Supplied)

Filling the void: the new wave fighting to keep regional media alive

With newsrooms going dark across regional Australia, journalists and locals are fighting to fill the gap. Will it be enough to save regional media?

South Australian journalist Peri Strathearn. (Image: Supplied)

'How are we going to know who's died?' The cost of losing regional news

Regional news is facing a mass extinction event. Can communities survive without their local papers?

Xi Jinping and Scott Morrison

Stop the bats — all the ways Australia and its allies are blaming China for COVID-19

Australian political and business leaders are at odds on how to blame — or acquit — China for its role in the spread of COVID-19.

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'Immoral': how big retailers are using COVID-19 to squeeze suppliers

Australia's biggest retailers are using COVID-19 as an excuse with their suppliers to demand heavy discounts and delay payments.

Minister for Home Affairs Peter Dutton (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Peter Dutton once again proves he’s Australia’s most powerful person

With his decision to allow the New Zealand Warriors NRL team into Australia, the home affairs minister has once again demonstrated his considerable power.

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Newspapers in suspended animation will battle to return and serve the country

A true picture is emerging of the state of regional media, and it’s not pretty. Will legacy papers be able to rally in a post-pandemic world?

Minister for Energy Angus Taylor (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Oil over water: what is behind Angus Taylor's $94 million US stockpile deal?

With Australia's precarious fuel reserves suddenly set for a boost, questions remain about Angus Taylor's oil deal with the US.

Scott Morrison on a teleconference call with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (Image: AAP/POOL/Mick Tsikas)

Singapore's app didn't stop a second wave. Will Australia's?

As Australians race to download the government's contact tracing app, it’s worth learning the lessons of what happened in Singapore...

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When this is over, will we recognise the role women played?

Doctors, nurses, teachers, carers and childcare workers are on the front lines in the fight against coronavirus. And the vast majority of them are women.

Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

Angus Taylor can't resist a deal, even amid a global pandemic

As the bottom falls out of the global economy, Australia's energy minister, ever the entrepreneur, has seen an opportunity.