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From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Black and white photo of Ron Barassi training for an abseiling event.
Size
250 x 200 mm
Object Registration
01409
Keywords
legacy promotion
Historical information
A photo of Ron Barassi training in preparation for abseiling down the Gas and Fuel buildings in Flinders St in August 1989 for Legacy week - see 00508. Aided by Williamstown Commando Company with training at Nidrie Quarry.
Ron Barassi was a Legacy boy after his father died in Tobruk. He donated a lot of time and was involved with Legacy in many ways over the years. Including being personality of the year in 1989 and his photo featured on the presidents highlight report in 1989.
When Made
1989
Significance
A record of a promotional event involving Ron Barassi.
Last updated
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