Ruth Lamperd and Stephen Drill with Rupert Murdoch. Source: Herald Sun September 22, 2012
HERALD Sun reporters Ruth Lamperd and Stephen Drill received the Sir Keith Murdoch Award for Excellence in Journalism at the News Awards
Close Up Picture of the Sir Keith Murdoch Award for Excellence in Journalism at the News Awards
Graham Simpson with
ACE Award winner Jane Scali
ACE Award winner Felicity Urqhuart,
Graham Simpson, Jane Scali and Don Lane
Jerry Lewis receiving a plaque from Muscular Dystrophy Foundation Australia President Brian O’Sullivan (right) and CEO David Jack (left).
AUSTRALIAN ENTERTAINMENT ‘MO’ AWARDS
30th year of celebrating and saluting Excellence in Live Performance…
The New ‘MO’ Statuette
New ‘MO’ Statuette
The designers, Graham Simpson and the late Calvin Winetroube, have cleverly combined the past with the future and created a striking modern sculpture that preserves the most important part of the previous award – ‘MO’ himself.
In creating the new statuette, Graham and Calvin have combined crystal and laser technology of today, the shape of Australia’s oldest monument (the Obelisk of Distances) and the previous statuette. The result is a radiant crystal obelisk, encapsulating a three-dimensional lasered figure of Roy Rene and a magnificent new symbol for the Australian Entertainment ‘MO’ Awards.
Patron ‘Maestro’ Tommy Tycho with Graham Simpson
Tommy Tycho, Chloe Dallimore & Geoff Harvey
Tommy Tycho, Sam Van Der Sluice (Roy Rene’s son) & Geoff Harvey
NOTE: Sam Van Der Sluice is holding the original ‘MO’ statuette modelled after his Grandfather and the new crystal trophy.
Mother’s Day Showtime at Petersham RSL, Sunday 14th May 2006:
Pictured from left: Bob Howe, Patti and Bert Newton, Graham Simpson.
Graham with ‘THE LEGENDS OF BANDSTAND’ at Petersham RSL on Sunday 28th October 2007
L to R: WARREN WILLIAMS, LITTLE PATTIE, JUDY STONE, GRAHAM (front),FRANK IFIELD (back), IAN TURPIE & LUCKY STARR