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Bruce Webster: Funeral Details and tribute by Alan Marks

Sunday 28 July, 2019
Bruce Webster's funeral will be held at
Greenway Chapel and Memorial Gardens,
460 Avoca Drive, Green Point (NSW Central Coast)
Monday August 5th at 2pm.

Former ABC colleague and long time friend Alan Marks has penned this tribute to Bruce:


Vale Bruce Webster: last interview AUDIO

Friday 26 July, 2019
Former ABC broadcaster Bruce Webster has passed away at the age of 92.

Bruce Webster was born on 13 August 1927, the son of Sidney Howard and Helena Shirley Webster.  In 1952 he married his wife Pat and they had three children.

He joined the ABC in 1947 after the second world war as a messenger boy. He moved into an announcing role two years later in 1949.

Bruce Rogerson funeral today

Thursday 04 April, 2019

This morning, Thursday April 4, 10 am, St Andrews Anglican Church, Rocky Point Rd Sans Souci.  

Light refreshments after in the church hall.

Bruce Rogerson passed away last weekend. With his funeral on this morning, Ian Holland has paid tribute to a man who was an inspirational leader in the Australian radio industry.

Vale Amy Longhurst

Wednesday 27 March, 2019

The Australian ad industry was shocked to hear of the sudden, unexpected passing of Amy Longhurst, one of Australia’s most sought-after voiceover artists and the voice behind a roll call of iconic brands who passed away at home on Sunday evening.

Vale Gavin Casburn

Wednesday 06 February, 2019

Vice President and presenter at Hawkesbury Radio, Gavin Casburn, passed away on Sunday 3rd February following complications from surgery for a septic ulcer.

His funeral will be held next Monday (details below).

A member of the station for over 30 years, Gavin had also been a long-term member of the management team, with a wide participation as a presenter, Technical Director, and eventually as Treasurer and Vice President.

Vale Tony Featherstone

Saturday 02 February, 2019
Radio and tv reporter and voiceover announcer Tony Featherstone has passed away after a short illness.

Vale Paul Ricketts

Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Voice over artist Paul Ricketts passed away last month in Sydney.
Paul was well known as an imaging voice for many stations, including 2CH in the ‘Good Music’ era of the 1970s.
He was also the corporate voice for Air New Zealand and more recently Foxtel’s History Channel, and many other outlets.
On air he was known as Scott Newman when he was on the “Brighter 2UE” and was represented by RMK Voices.
Colleagues have paid tribute to Paul on social media. 

Dierdre Cobbin Memorial service details

Monday 22 October, 2018

A Memorial Service for community radio broadcast Deirdre Cobbin will be held tomorrow afternoon.

Dierdre's partner has sent us this messasge to pass on to friends and colleagues who would like to attend.

Dr Deirdre Cobbin recently passed away comfortably at home. Her memorial service will be held at

Vale Dierdre Cobbin: FUNERAL DETAILS

Tuesday 16 October, 2018

2SER presenter Dierdre Cobbin (known on air as Ruby Vincent) passed away unexpectedly in her sleep on Sunday night. She had been battling muscular dystrophy for many years

Her funeral wil be held on:

Vale Ray Bean

Wednesday 08 August, 2018

Iconic radio programmer and manager Ray Bean has died.

He was admitted to hospital on Saturday night following a suspected stroke and passed away this afternoon.

Ray began his career at 2TM and then moved to 2VM in the same network.

He moved to 2KY and was PD at Funtastic 2UW, then became the first General Manager of 3MP when it launched in 1976.


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