Gordon O’Byrne, well known Perth radio personality has died. ‘Googy’ had just turned 74 on February 1. He worked at Perth stations 6PR, 6PM, 6IX, 6KY and 96FM. He was actually the first live jock on 96FM when it went to air on the 8th August 1980. In his later years he also worked on Coast FM Mandurah as well as Curtin Radio. Outside of WA he also had a successful stint on 2SM Sydney in the 1970s. (Information courtesy of Chris Isley).
Poppy Penny has finished up as the Breakfast Presenter at Triple M Riverina. She was one half of the breakfast duo Poppy & Leigh.