The New ABC Studios at Gore Hill (1958)
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Many photos were taken during the early days of television.
We need more to show the activities of the time.
See what we have so far under the Gore
Hill Site, Studios,
Telecine and Telerecord,
and the PMG Transmitter.
Newspapers and Magazines also featured television
events. Visit The Sydney
Morning Herald feature of the time. The Daily Mirror observed
the ABN Channel 2 was compass
conscious on 29th October 1957.
The Herald also featured an article on Peter
Page, renowned producer of ABC Music programmes from opera to
jazz and the trail blazer 6 O'clock Rock. The ABC's Scan Magazine
also had an article written on Peter's
May (Sporting Commentator) also featured in press articles.
Dean (Drama producer) featured in an ABC Scan margazine article
on his retirement in 1983. An Obituary
to Colin Dean was published in the Sydney Morning Herald on
20th April 2007.
The Herald also published an Obituary
to John Croyston (Radio and TV producer). Other Obituaries appeared
West (Radio and TV Announcer), Tanya
Halesworth (TV Announcer), Jim
Downes (Presenter), John
Crew (Newsman), Julitha
Walker (Opening Night Talent), Jim
Revitt (Journalist).and James
Dibble (ABC's First Newsreader).
On the 2nd July 2009 the Sydney Morning Herald celebrated
Squiggle's 50th Birthday. An Obituary to Norman
Heatherington appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Tribute to Hans Pomeranz' was authored by Brian Davies ex ABC
Journalist following Hans passing on 29 October 2007.