AFR / Freshwater Strategy Poll: 2024 Federal Budget

In the week of Albanese’s Federal Budget announcement, the latest AFR / Freshwater Strategy federal poll reveals minimal impact on Labor’s political standing despite a majority of voters saying they believe the budget will have no difference to their household finances. The Federal Budget comes at a time when the rising cost of living and […]

The Daily Telegraph / Freshwater Strategy Poll – April 2024: Meta Insights

Meta, a key news source for more than 3.5 million Australian adults, faces a decline in public confidence, as revealed by the latest Freshwater Strategy poll, featured exclusively in The Daily Telegraph yesterday. The poll of 1,044 Australian voters, aged 18+ was conducted online over 12-13 April, offering insights into the demographics of Meta’s user […]

AFR / Freshwater Strategy Federal Poll – April 2024 Insights

The latest The Australian Financial Review / Freshwater Strategy poll shows a clear division among Australian voters regarding who they think is best suited to manage their concerns. In the AFR’s feature on the poll his week, Phil Coorey describes “Labor once more at level-pegging with the Coalition at 50 per cent on the two-party-preferred vote, […]

AFR / Freshwater Strategy Federal Poll – March 2024 Insights

The latest The Australian Financial Review / Freshwater Strategy poll highlights the persistent worry among Australian voters regarding the cost of living. Despite this concern, Albanese’s Labor government has shown signs of advancement in addressing these economic anxieties. Freshwater Strategy conducted this poll of 1,051 Australian voters, aged 18 and above, from March 8th to […]

Leo Shanahan Analyses NRL’s Triumph in Las Vegas on SEN with Jimmy Smith

On Friday, Leo Shanahan, Director of Freshwater Strategy joined Jimmy Smith on SEN to breakdown NRL in Vegas, stadiums with roofing and the eligibility criteria for Origin football players. Leo and Jimmy evaluated the long-term implications of the NRL appearance in Las Vegas, highlighting the event’s alignment with the league’s strategic vision over the next […]

AFR / Freshwater Strategy Federal Poll – February 2024 Insights

The latest The Australian Financial Review/ Freshwater Strategy poll, featuring analysis from the AFR’s Political Editor Phil Coorey, underscores the growing apprehension among Australian voters regarding the current cost of living. At the same time, concerns about crime and social order have surged, particularly in Victoria and Queensland.   The latest poll of 1,049 voters, aged […]

Leo Shanahan and Jimmy Smith Discuss NRL Expansion Possibilities

In this week’s business segment on SEN’s The Jimmy Smith Show, Freshwater Strategy Director Leo Shanahan delves into the ever-expanding realm of rugby league in Australia. Leo discusses the trajectory of the game, he attributed to V’landys’ pragmatic expansion approach. However, he also underscores the significance of key factors such as home ground advantage, grassroots […]

Leo Shanahan joins Jimmy Smith on SEN to chat Rugby Union and NRL’s 18th Team

Last week, on SEN’s Jimmy Smith show, Freshwater Strategy Director, Leo Shanahan, discussed the magnitude of the task facing Australian Rugby Union, referencing insights from Freshwater’s State of Rugby Union: 2024 Report. Specifically, Leo spoke on how a clear majority of fans would rather Rugby Australia prioritise growing the grassroots game over recruiting talent from […]

Jonathon Flegg Explores US Sports Market Opportunities In Australia on SEN

In a recent SEN interview with Jimmy Smith, Freshwater Strategy Director Jonathon Flegg, discussed Australia’s top Australian Open contender, Alex de Minaur, and potential business opportunities for the player following the first major championship of the year. Jono also touches on the increasing trend of Australian players swapping the Sherrin for a gridiron, citing their […]

Sunday Telegraph / Freshwater Strategy Federal Poll Insights – January 2024

The latest Freshwater Strategy Federal Poll published exclusively for The Sunday Telegraph shows cynicism among Australian voters regarding the likelihood of the Federal government fulfilling its promises on their top priority, cost of living relief. The poll of 1,007 eligible voters, aged 18 and above was conducted from January 10th to 11th. Issue Agenda A […]

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