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Archive for December, 2009

Seasons Greetings

Posted by ken On December - 25 - 2009

A Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to All May 2010 bring you Good Luck, Good Health and Happiness.

ABW Channel 2 – 50th Anniversary

Posted by ken On December - 24 - 2009

On Saturday May 7, 1960, ABW Channel 2 in Perth opened. Broadcasting began with radio and when moving pictures were added it became television. Both started as wireless but now are delivered by an ever increasing variety of means. Analogue broadcasts have evolved into high definition digital signals being delivered terrestrially or by satellite, and […]

Tribute to Robbie Snowden 1948-2009

Posted by ken On December - 16 - 2009

Sadly Robbie Snowden passed away at 10.10 am on Tuesday morning December 15, 2009. Born 10/10/1948 – Died 15/12/2009 Robbie Snowden at the TVW Reunion on October 18, 2009 This no doubt will come as a shock to the many who recently watched him perform on stage at the TVW Reunion on October 18th. Little […]

Tribute to Frank Moss 1920-2009

Posted by ken On December - 9 - 2009

▪ 1959-1976 Foundation Company Secretary ▪ 1976-1978 Executive Director, Finance and Administration Darcy Farrell points out that Frank Moss was an unsung hero of Channel Seven, and should be recognised for his humanitarian role with in the organisation. … It was always Frank Moss who had a sympathetic ear to people under stress, and his help and advice was a most significant part of the operation, keeping it going when other people were often too busy with the job demands.

TVW Reunion Photos courtesy of Nigel Felangue

Posted by ken On December - 2 - 2009

Carolyn Noble will be remembered as a popular personality who started with the children’s programs and became involved with the woman’s shows and the Logie Award winning Stars of he Future.

04.jpg Audrey Barnaby has enjoyed a close and continuous relationship with Coralie Condon from the 1958 stage production of Coralie’s musical comedy ‘The Good Oil’ to the establishment of the make-up section and on-air presentation for the woman’s programs.

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