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Tuesday, 9 May 1972
Page: 1499


Senator Douglas McClelland (NEW SOUTH WALES) asked the Minister representing the Minister for the Environment, Aborigines and the Arts, upon notice:

Towards the end of 1971 did the Commonwealth Advertising Branch call for applications from advertising agencies operating in Australia for the appointment of placing and charging agencies for Press display and classified advertising; if so, (a) which advertising agencies were carrying out this work previously, and for how long, (b) which advertising agencies were successful in obtaining the work, (c) how many made application to the Commonwealth for the work,

(d)   did the advertisement calling for applications state the appointment would bc for 5 years, and

(e)   what is the length of term for which the appointments have been made.


Senator GREENWOOD (Victoria) (AttorneyGeneral) The Minister for the Environment, Aborigines and the Arts has provided the following answer to the honourable senator's question:

Yes. (a) Press display. Berry Currie Advertising (NSW) Pty Ltd, since 1941; Press classified - Gordon and Gotch (Australasia) Limited, since 1949.

(b)   Press display - Berry Currie Advertising (NSW) Pty Ltd, Press classified - Gordon and Gotch (Australasia) Limited.

(c)   Press display - 15; Press classified - 4.

(d)   Yes.

(e)   Two years from 1st April 1972.







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