Warrnambool resident Mavis Trigg celebrates her 101st birthday with best friend of 71 years

Updated July 14 2021 - 5:17am, first published 3:30am
INSEPARABLE: Joyce McDonald, 88, and Mavis Trigg, 101, have known each other for 71 years. The two met in 1950 and celebrated Mavis' birthday together at Lyndoch Living, where an afternoon tea attended by fellow residents was held.

When Mavis Trigg and Joyce McDonald met 71 years ago, they promised never to part. Today, the best friends celebrated Mavis' 101st birthday together at Lyndoch Living.


Jessica Greenan


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