The redacted footage of "The Fist" given to the ABC by the Department of Defence in 2014

Australian Broadcasting Corporation did not have the information requested.

To the Australian Broadcasting Network,

I would like to request the redacted footage of "The Fist" given to the ABC by the Department of Defence.

Here is a link to the segment produced by the ABC regarding what I am requesting.

Yours faithfully,

Todd Buttsworth, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Nick


I refer to your correspondence dated 8 January 2021, in which you seek,
under the Freedom of Information Act 1982, access to a copy of the “the
redacted footage of ‘The Fist’ given to the ABC by the Department of
Defence” .


The footage you have requested has been made publicly available by the
Department of the Defence, and is listed on the Department’s disclosure
log under the FY 14/15 tab at


The ABC has confirmed, that the Department of Defence will provide a DVD
copy of the footage, on request.


To request a copy of the footage please email [2][email address].


As the requested footage is already publicly available, the ABC considers
your request closed.


Please contact me should you require any further assistance.


Kind regards




[3]ABC Todd Buttsworth

FOI and Corporate Governance Advisor

ABC Legal
P: 02 8333 5304

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