Pearcey Media Awards for Journalistic Excellence

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Back in the early 2000s, the Pearcey Foundation recognised a couple of journalists for consistent quality IT journalism that helped to promote Australia's IT capability and record.

However, given the major changes to journalism, this became a very hard area to recognize individuals and so this award did not continue.


03 Sep 2004

2004 Media Award

On Friday September 3 2004 the Minister for Information and Communication Technology, Marsha Thomson, presented National Pearcey Media Award to John (Jack) Costello, former editor of Computerworld and Computer Weekly. »» Read more...


01 Sep 2001

2001 Media Award

On Saturday 1 September 2001 the Minister for State and Regional Development, John Brumby, presented the inaugural 2001 Nation Pearcey Media Award to Gary Barker, Technology Editor of the Melbourne Age. »» Read more...