Where were you born? Caringbah, NSW.
Were you named after anyone? Yes, my grandmother.
Which of your accomplishments are you most proud of? My children.
What historical moment stands out most in your memory? Granville train disaster and the Bali bombing.
What’s the single best piece of advice you’ve ever received? Never think you are too old to learn something new.
What’s the greatest risk you’ve ever taken? Moving to Forbes away from my family. I have been here for 35 years, and I still love living here.
What are the three things you would take to a deserted island? Plenty of food, Scotch and friends!
If you had to spend $10,000 today, how would you spend it? A holiday on the Ghan.
When are you happiest? Being with my grandchildren.