The Broome Aboriginal Media Association Aboriginal Corporation is registered under the Councils (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act of 2006. BAMA's ICN is 914.

 

The BAMA Board consists of nine Directors, who are elected by the members of the organisation for four year terms on a rotational.

The Board meets quarterly for a Board Meeting to discuss strategic policy issues and economic opportunities for both BAMA and Goolarri Media Enterprises.

 

BAMA owns Goolarri Media Enterprises (GME) Pty Ltd (ACN 074 817 253) and has delegated all operational management of BAMA activities to GME.

 

The Directors of GME are Mr Stephen Albert, Ms Dot West and Mr Stephen Pigram.

Between them they have a strong record of management, public service and experience as leaders, managers and Directors in the private and public sectors, the Indigenous cultural and the media industries. The GME Board meets monthly.

 

BAMA Board

 

  • Arnhem Hunter
  • Stephen Baamba Albert
  • Dianne Appleby
  • Kathy Watson
  • Kevin Puertollano
  • Michael Torres
  • Michael Albert
  • Ricky Roe
  • Albert Cox
  • Elizabeth Kada

Governance

 

Our governance structure reflects our commitment to the Broome community and ensures accountability. Goolarri Media Enterprises is the 100% owned, not-for-profit proprietary limited company arm of the Broome Aboriginal Media Association (BAMA) Aboriginal Corporation. Goolarri Media has three directors, two with specialist industry experience and one from the BAMA Board, all are Indigenous

 

Goolarri Media represents the interests of BAMA. Through a Memorandum of Understanding the Company represents and manages the operations of BAMA. BAMA is responsible for policy decisions and long term planning of the operations, while the Company strategically implements both Corporations’ plans and manages the business on a daily basis.

Awards

Broome Aboriginal Media Association, Goolarri Media Enterprises and Ramu Productions (the production company of BAMA) have been finalists and  winners in numerous regional, state and national awards for their  contribution to the community through media, health promotions, social marketing, training, events and overall service delivery to the community.

 

1998

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Music Awards

Deadly Sounds

‘The Mary G Show”

 

2001

Ministers Awards for Excellence

Australian Apprenticeships

“Goolarri Media Enterprises”

 

2002

West Australian Screen Awards

Outstanding Achievement in a TV Series

“The Mary G Show”

 

Tuduwali Award

Film and Video

“The Mary G Show”

 

2003

Australian Institute of Management Training Excellence Awards

Small Business of the Year

“Goolarri Media Enterprises”

 

2004

Ministers Awards for Excellence

Australian Apprenticeships

“Goolarri Media Enterprises”

 

2005

Department of Health

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Awards

Health Promotion

“Catch and Cook”

 

 

Tuduwali Award

Contribution to Indigenous Media

Goolarri Media Enterprises – Dot West

 

2006

Museums Australia

Partnership Award

Broome Historical Society and Goolarri Media Enterprises for joint production of 5 historical videos

 

Ministers Awards for Excellence

Australian Apprenticeships Runner Up

“Goolarri Media Enterprises”

 

2007

Australian Video Producers Awards

TV Infomercial Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Faces and Places”

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

TV Commercial under $10,000 Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Drink Driving”

 

2008

Australian Video Producers Awards

Short Film Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Mungarri”

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

Documentary Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Opening the Common Gate”

 

Ministers Awards for Excellence

Australian Apprenticeships Runner Up

“Goolarri Media Enterprises”

 

Overall Winner

 

2009

Australian Video Producers Awards

TV Infomercial Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Shame”

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

TV Commercial under $10,000 Winner

Goolarri Media Enterprises “Don’t be stupid – wear a seatbelt”

2010

National Drug and Alcohol Awards

Excellence in Alcohol and other Drug Media Reporting

Goolarri Media Enterprises – AERF Campaign

 

Australia Video Producers Awards

Best Documentary Winner

“Talking Country 2” Series

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

Best Music Video Clip Winner

Naomi Pigram Band “Hurts to be me”

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

Best Special Event Winner

Kimberley Girl

 

2011

Shire of Broome

“Active Citizenship Award”

Community Group

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

Best TVC over $10,000

“Simple Science” Indigenous Ear Health

 

Australian Video Producers Awards

Education and Training

“Children First”

 

2012

Australian Video Producers Awards

Best overall commercial

FARE Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder “Women’s Project”

 

Regional Achievement and Community Awards

Service Award

 

Regional Achievement and Community Awards

 

2015

Western Australian Screen Awards

Best short form - factual

"Naji"

Contact Us

Reception

 

Phone: 9195 5333

Fax: 9195 5351

reception@gme.com.au

Office Hours

 

Monday - Friday

8:30am - 5:00pm

Visit Us

 

7 Blackman Street

Po Box 2708

Broome WA 6725

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