Celebrating a century

FAMILY members from as far as Townsville travelled to Maffra on Tuesday to celebrate Lillian Brideson’s 100th birthday at McDonald Wing.

Residents of McDonald Wing also joined the celebrations, with family members travelling from Bairnsdale, Melbourne, Geelong and Townsville for the occasion.

Lillian’s son Ray Brideson, who read a letter sent from the Queen, thanked those who travelled long distances to help Lillian celebrate the milestone.