After less than two years in operation, Nine has closed two of its regional Australian newsrooms in order to cut costs.
Nick Xenophon's media reform deal helps small, Australian publishers. We can count the number of businesses that will benefit on one hand.
Given the woeful state of Fairfax's regional papers a sale might be imminent.
The ABC has kept all of its base funding, but its Rudd-era $20 million a year has been cut by about a third. And the government has not given up on ad averaging on SBS.