Media Appearances

April 2023


April 2023


April 2023


March 2023

January 2023

November 2022

Did you read Ben Harvey's opinion piece in The Weekend West Australian?

November 2022

Acting WAPOU Secretary Beven Hanlon has spoken to the ABC.


October 2022

WAPOU Secretary Andy Smith on ABC speaking about the pay dispute.

October 2022

September 2022

Prison pay battle is on

June 2020

Union ticks sally port plan


May 2020

Rice cracker investigation

ABC Radio coverage – listen here.

April 2020

COVID-19 prison restrictions

ABC Drive interview – listen here.

March 2020

Prison overcrowding

PerthNow story – read here.

The West Australian story – read here.

ABC Radio coverage

February 2020

Prison overcrowding

ABC News story – read here.

ABC Radio story – listen here.

Mandatory infectious disease testing

Paul Ledingham press conference – watch here.

Casuarina incident

Sunday Times story – read here.

January 2020

Understaffed prisons

December 2019

Summer prison issues

Bunbury Herald coverage – read here.

Kalgoorlie Miner new story

November 2019

Bunbury prison wing problems

South Western Times story – read here.

Bed closures at EGRP

The West Australian story – read here.

GWN7 News story – watch here.

WIMDOI conference

October 2019

Movember campaign

September 2019

Privatising prisoner transport

Fire at Bandyup Women’s Prison

The West Australian story – read here.

July 2019

Hakea Overcrowding Crisis

March 2019

Wandoo Rehabilitation Program

January 2019

2019 Black Dog Ride

Channel 10 Coverage

Fremantle Herald Coverage - view here.


Kalgoorlie Stop Work Meeting

GWN News story

6PR Radio Interview with Andy Smith

ABC News story - read here.

Kalgoorlie Miner story - read here