Parkes women Joyce Norman and Estelle Regan turn 90

Two Parkes ladies have celebrated their 90th birthdays in the last month, surrounded by family and friends.

Joyce Norman enjoyed her milestone birthday, in the company of her husband Wally, relatives and friends over lunch at the Coachman Hotel Motel in Parkes on Saturday, May 20.

Guests travelled from Canberra and Scone, as well as the Parkes district to attend the celebrations.

Wally turned 90 in September and Joyce turned 90 on Sunday, May 21.  

They have four children, 10 grand children and nine great-grandchildren.

Meanwhile, Estelle Regan turned 90 on Tuesday, June 6 and celebrated with family and friends at the Red Cross Rooms on Friday, June 9.

Among those who attended was long-time friend Doreen Dunnage from Sydney, who has been friends with Estelle for 58 years.

One of the many highlights at the gathering was Estelle’s birthday cake, which featured 45 Maltesers and ‘x2’ written in icing.