Memorial service for Peter Harvey
A memorial service for Peter Harvey will be held at 1pm on Saturday at Sydney Town Hall.
Prime Minister Julia Gillard, NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell and General Peter Cosgrove are due to attend with Governor-General Quentin Bryce expected to speak.
Nine news director Darren Wick told The Australian, “We want to make this a celebration of a unique character in Australian television and we want the entire industry to join in that celebration.
“The venue holds up to a thousand people and we really want to give Harves the send-off he deserves.”
The service will be led by Nine’s Peter Overton.
Update: Simulcast on NineMSN.