Vale Max Walker 1948 – 2016
In the space of five decades Max Walker travelled an amazing journey from schoolboy sporting prodigy to one of the most recognisable faces and voice in Australia. Along the way he managed to play Test Cricket for Australia in a golden era, VFL/AFL football for the Melbourne Football Club, take center stage in the sports media arena and author 14 books. Max was also a successful entrepreneur with directorships in a number of companies. Academically, he qualified from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology with a Fellowship Diploma of Architecture and practiced as an architect for 10 years.
A True Legend and Gentleman he will be sadly missed.