Australian Broadcasting Corporation Rural Radio Fixture Colin Munro Dies
December 7, 2010 at 5:01 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION Rural Department Head COLIN MUNRO, who died NOVEMBER 29th in MOSS VALE, NSW at 70. He had been battling advanced dementia and fell into a coma after suffering several strokes.
MUNRO headed the national broadcaster's Rural Department in 1985-95. He worked for the ABC for just over 40 years, hosting several shows, including "RURAL REPORTS," "COUNTRY HOURS," and "SUMMER ALL OVER" before his retirement in 2005.