121. Peter Walsh

Radio Commentator, 1978-2005

> Covered the TFL and statewide league for 15 years for ABC radio in Tasmania
> Sports broadcasting highlights include the Commonwealth Games, World Rowing Championships, Olympic Games, and Australian cricket and hockey test series
> Called more than 800 games of Australian football including the Tasmanian statewide league during its halcyon years

Peter Walsh began broadcasting in 1971 in Victoria and has worked in radio, television and newspapers. In 1981 he joined 3GL in Geelong, calling AFL football with Ted Whitten. He spent 15 years in Tasmania where he made a significant contribution to football. Since leaving Tasmania at the end of 1999 Walsh has continued to call AFL and SANFL football from South Australia.