Please email Telstra here and ask the GM on Nov 19 to approve free Crisis Helpline – Fwd: Media invitation: Telstra Annual General Meeting

iiNet has led the way, the next telco to approve free LIFESAVING calls to Lifeline, Samaritans will also be a hero, and lauded online.

Please share and retweet this appeal – it may help Telstra put some shine onto it’s battlescarred brand!!!!!

I truly believe they’ll take this opportunity to go from Hellstra to Helpstra 😉

tony serve
broadcast and online media

Telstra Annual General Meeting

Date: Friday 19th November 2010

Time: 8.30am – media registrations open

9.30am – meeting commences

Venue: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, Vic 3006

Media logistics:

Broadcast media will have access to the auditorium at 9.00am for approximately five minutes and then all broadcast media will be escorted out of the auditorium. No broadcast equipment will be permitted in the auditorium after this time.

Journalists will be permitted to remain in the designated media seating area throughout the meeting. A separate media room will be available at the Convention Centre and will have phone and internet facilities (limited) and a closed circuit television link to the meeting.

Broadcast quality feeds of speeches by the Chairman and CEO can be obtained via a splitter box in the media room. The feed will finish after the speeches, and before the Q&A.

A direct DVN broadcast feed of the opening speeches can be obtained from the Telstra DVOC, via SWISH. The feed will commence at 9.30am although media are encouraged to log on to the link before then. Should you have any difficulties accessing the feeds, contact Globecast on 02 8258 7966.

The entire AGM will be webcast on Telstra’s Investor Relations website at:

The AGM is for shareholders and only shareholders or their appointed representatives will be permitted to ask questions during the meeting. No media conference will be held at the conclusion of the shareholders’ meeting.

Essential media registration:
All media must register in advance by emailing Kathryn.mcfarlane by 5.00pm on Wednesday 17th November or mobile 0419 850 201.

Media invitation.pdf

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