Emily Watkins August 4, 2017 15 Comments
Laurie Oakes has called it a day, leaving a trail of explosive political scoops in his formidable wake.
Matthew Knott January 20, 2014 10 Comments
Commercial radio is in middle of its biggest shake-up in years, but there was no sign of fresh content as the new breakfast all-stars hit the airwaves today. Crikey tuned in.
Crikey December 17, 2013 5 Comments
Fairfax editorial boss Garry Linnell is taking on a permanent radio hosting gig next year. That and other media tidbits.
Matthew Knott July 4, 2013 6 Comments
Why was Garry Linnell removed as editor of The Daily Telegraph? And can he stop Fairfax from going under? Matthew Knott profiles the divisive figure in this final instalment.
Matthew Knott July 3, 2013 6 Comments
The Fairfax editorial supremo is anything but warm and fuzzy, but he is definitely making 'em talk about it. He sits down for a Chinese meal with Crikey to discuss his career and the future of media.
Matthew Knott May 3, 2013 3 Comments
John Garnaut, one of Australia's most respected foreign correspondents, is heading home after a stint in China. Who will Fairfax pick to replace him?
Matthew Knott April 9, 2013 41 Comments
Fairfax's decision to sack reporter Paddy Manning, who wrote a scathing article on the company yesterday for Crikey, has stunned some journalists and divided the newsroom.
Margaret Simons September 10, 2012 2 Comments
As today's news media executives deal with agonies of the present, there are unexamined claims that get thrown around and fond hopes and cost exigencies that are misprepresented as bright new ways forward.
Andrew Crook September 5, 2012 1 Comment
Fairfax national editor Mark Baker has stood aside from his position to take on a new "editor-at-large" role at The Age.
Andrew Crook July 27, 2012 4 Comments
Fears were spreading faster than the finest Beurre noisette this morning that Victorian Age foodie insert Epicure could be axed at the behest of Sydney-based Fairfax cost-cutters.