TVNZ has set up a message board for people to pass on their best wishes to Brendan Telfer and his family. The veteran broadcaster is in an induced coma in Wellington’s Intensive care where he’s being treated for a cranial aneurism.
His sudden collapse has prompted a flurry of tributes and get well messages from sports greats, media colleagues and Telfer fans from right around the country.
People wanting to write a note to the Telfer’s can post it on the message board at tvnz.co.nz (below the news story that updates Brendan’s condition).
Or click on this link
“Brendan Telfer has been an integral part of TVNZ Sport during his 33 year broadcasting career, commentating Netball and almost every Commonwealth and Olympic Games since 1976. The moving public tributes are testament to how highly regarded Brendan is as a broadcaster and a person. We wish him a fast and full recovery and wish Jan and the boys the very best at this distressing time”, said head of TVNZ Sport, Murray Needham.