As the sharks of Netflix and Disney+ circle, the Good Ship Aunty manages to repel boarders and somehow find new islands of audience, according to MD David Anderson.
According to ABC Managing Director David Anderson the biggest threat to the ABC is not digital streaming, but how their audience perceives them. He said, ‘We face the challenge of not just keeping up with technology advancement but with the Australian audience’s expectations of accessing that content. Because the alternative is that they go straight to international media and I fear for an Australia where we’re educating our kids through YouTube.’
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