Asbury worked for the national broadcaster for 50 years in
Asbury died from cancer in
the time Queensland Premier Anna Bligh paid tribute to him, saying: “"Mr
Asbury will be remembered as a remarkable journalist and as someone who played
a lengthy and pivotal role in television's daily reporting of
"He was a man of integrity who enjoyed the widespread respect of those he worked with in the ABC family and those who knew him from the wider media corps."
Now his colleagues have paid him the greatest honour in their kit bag.
Thanks to Don Hook for spotting this story