Jo Barton went into labour during her performance with The Zoo Community Choir at Lighthouse Theatre

Lillian Altman
Updated December 6 2022 - 4:52pm, first published 4:00pm
Hayden Flett and Jo Barton with their children Willow, Ada and Daisy Flett. Picture by Anthony Brady

JO Barton rehearsed for months to perform in Warrnambool in mid-November, but she didn't make it through the matinee show because she went into labour.

Lillian Altman

Lillian Altman


Lillian is an experienced journalist who joined Warrnambool Standard in late 2021. She has a particular interest in writing stories on the arts and culture, health, education, breaking news, police stories, as well as human interest and profiles.

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