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Jane Hammond

Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  social justice, human rights, homeless, science and the environment, environmental affairs, energy and commodities oil and gas and mining and the intersection of these industries with the envi, marine conservation, marine science

Freelance journalist & filmmaker. Mum of 3. SW & Media Coordinator for Lock the Gate Alliance in WA. Director: A Crude Injustice

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Jane Hammond is a freelance journalist who has had more than 25 years experience in the media and communications. Most recently Jane was a senior journalist with The West Australian newspaper in Perth. She has also worked for The Australian newspaper, Australian Associated Press and a raft of reg...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Editor, journalist and photographer at The Merredin Telegraph in Western Australia's wheatbelt.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes I started work on a typewriter

How is social media changing news?

In many and exciting ways. Multimedia is providing new ways of telling stories. New outlets, new sources, new two way communication ops.