The Passing of a Perth Legend
Sad news from the West. Perth radio icon Eoin Cameron has died suddenly of a suspected heart attack overnight.
Eoin Cameron only recently vacated his highly successful breakfast shift on Perth’s 720 ABC after a 47-year career.
In 2015 Eoin took some time off while recovering from surgery as a result of a 2013 car accident. His last day On-Air was March 11 this year.
Eoin Cameron was aged 65 and leaves behind his wife Wendy, who he affectionately referred to on-air as “the war office”; and three children. Cameron also had nine grandchildren and was the second-oldest of a family of 10.
Michael Mason – Head of Radio for the ABC speaks to Radio Today:
Michael Mason the Head of Radio for the ABC has spoken to Radio Today on the sad news overnight. .We talk about the Eoin’s career with Michael sharing he was “More than just a radio announcer… he was a force of nature”.