Australian Broadcasting Corporation


Australian Broadcasting Corporation is a Government Body that is ranked number 414 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Broadcasting (except Internet) in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $1,109,167,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Australian Broadcasting Corporation had 4233 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Australian Broadcasting Corporation is Mr David Anderson whose official title is Acting Managing Director. The Chairman of Australian Broadcasting Corporation is Dr Kirstin Ferguson whose official title is Acting Chair. 

ABC divides its operations into the following areas:

  • Radio - The division operates stations which include: ABC NEWS on radio, National Radio Networks, Capital City Local Radio, Regional Local Radio, Digital Radio and Radio Australia.
  • TV - ABC Television produces programs and broadcasts on channels ABC, ABC KIDS / ABC COMEDY, ABC ME and ABC NEWS on television.
  • Online - The division manages ABC's online content delivery which includes: ABC News Digital,, ABC iview, Streaming and ABC OPEN.
  • Buy - This division manages ABC's retailing and distribution business which includes: ABC Retail, Publishing and licensing, Content sales and distribution, ABC Music and Events and Studio and Media Production.
  • International - This division manages ABC's international operations which include: Australia Plus and ABC International Development (ABCID).

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