Vale Tim Franklin
Well-known Tasmanian media personality Tim Franklin has died overnight at age 60.
Starting in radio in 1975, Tim worked in multiple markets including 6KY Perth, 2KO Newcastle, 4CA Cairns and 4BC in Brisbane. But it would be Tasmania that would become home.
During his time at 7HT, he won a bunch Countdown Rock Awards and radio industry Rawards. Over the years Tim became one of the most recognisable faces on Tasmanian television and even won two Logies for his work.
Tim was a supporter of numerous charities and not-for-profit organisations, both in Tasmania and around Australia.