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Safreans' recent work on display!

Safreans get published just about everywhere! Click on these links to see what our independent media profressionals achieve from their home offices:

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Safrea Strategic Development Plan

The Safrea National Exco and Oversight Committees 2013/14 have put together a Strategic Development Plan (SDP) to be implemented over the next two years. The aim is to develop Safrea into a streamlined and effective organisation that can serve its members to their best advantage.

Follow the link below to view the full document.

Safrea Recommended Rates 2013-14 now available

Good news, Safreans! Our new 2013|2014 rate card is now available. Click here to view. 



We've listened to you and are very excited to announce the line-up for our panel on The Business of Freelancing on 30 September.

We've pitched the evening in such a way that everyone, from our newest student members to our most seasoned freelancers, will leave with creative ideas to implement in making their own freelance business more efficient and profitable. And I challenge any one of you to deny that you could benefit from a little fine-tuning ...

Here are the details. Please feel free to invite anyone you think may benefit - non-members will pay R40.

Starts: 30 Sep 18:00
Ends: 30 Sep 21:00

Gauteng South Networking Event

Katy Katopodis will be joining us to talk about her amazing experiences in covering news stories, in particular the Oscar Pistorius trial.
Starts: 23 Sep 09:30
Ends: 23 Sep 12:00