Media coverage of women’s sport

There’s a tradition in the Australian media to largely ignore women in the coverage of sport.

But with the heart-stopping netball grand final last weekend, and the Olympics starting this week, how is women’s sport fairing in the current media scene?

Reporter Rochelle Kirkham investigates.

First aired on SYN 90.7FM from 4.30pm on Tuesday August 2, 2016.

http://syn.org.au/media-coverage-of-womens-sport

Image credit: AFL

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