Museum is on track

Kyabram Free Press - - NEWS -

THE Rochester Sports Museum has had some hic­cups in find­ing a new per­ma­nent home but there has been an as­sur­ance it won’t be rail­roaded in the process.

Af­ter in­ter­ven­tion from Mur­ray Plains mem­ber Peter Walsh, or­gan­is­ers of the museum, the Rochester Lions Club, has been told by VicTrack that leas­ing the Rochester rail­way sta­tion build­ing to house the museum is still a done deal.

Work is still be­ing car­ried out to get the build­ing up to scratch to house the museum, which will con­tain mostly mem­o­ra­bilia do­nated by Mi­ti­amo leg­end John Forbes, ac­cu­mu­lated mainly when he was mar­ket­ing man­ager of sports gi­ant Puma.

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