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From 6WF Wesfarmers to the ABC (1924-1932)

From 6WF Wesfarmers to the ABC (1924-1932) On Wednesday 18th July, 2012, Perth science-teacher-turned-history-author and founder of the Light and Sound Discovery Centre, Richard Rennie, told the early story of how Perth’s radio station 6WF became the ABC’s first broadcasting outlet in Western Australia. Richard Rennie at his AMMPT Presentation on Wednesday 18th July, 2012 This talk was given at the monthly meeting of the Australian Museum of Moving Pictures and Television (AMMPT). The same…

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GTV 9 Melbourne Memorabilia, Artwork & Collectables for Sale

Docklands Studio

Part of Australia’s television heritage is up for auction on Thursday 10th February, 2011. Under the hammer will be rare photographs of the original GTV 9 buildings, a large quantity of photo prints of Channel 9 celebrities from television shows including the Footy Show, Hey Hey Its Saturday, Graham Kennedy Show, popular television drama shows and much more, two grand pianos, film review books with the oldest dated 1946 – 1947, the original Studio 9…

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