All Media are required to hold a AASA media accreditation.
You can apply on the AASA website ($100 pa):
Single event accreditation is also available ($25):
A working with children check is required as part of the application process.
Once your Application is approved, you will also be able to enter the event you have applied for at no extra cost.
Amateur photographers are not permitted to be official media, however there is no restriction on taking photographs from any spectator areas.
Media must sign in at the Credentials office in the morning and attend Driver's briefing for any instructions.
Media must bring the following with them on the day:
Orange fluoro vest
Australian/NZ UHF-CB radio
We will be checking that you have both items when you sign in.
The UHF-CB radio you bring must be manufactured to Australian standards for use on our UHF-CB band and carry the appropriate marks.
These radios can be sourced from retailers such as Dick Smith, JB Hi-Fi, Office Works, Harvey Norman and others. If buying online, be sure you are buying a radio designed for the Australian market.
Media applications close at 6pm on the Wednesday prior to the event.
Any questions, please email email@example.com