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Media release template



The primary websites of Australian Government agencies must also meet additional requirements. They must:

  • publish media releases and speeches

A media release template might also use components that demonstrate examples of:

  • prominent date and author metadata (human- and machine-readable)
  • responsive media (images and/or video)
  • speech and/or quote markup
  • lead paragraph styling
  • contact points for media enquiries

Example media releases (not limited to ‘primary websites of Australian Government agencies’):