Sixty years of marriage and still going strong

Norman and Lorraine Francis on their wedding day in 1957. The pair have been involved in many aspects of Cowra's tennis club.

Norman and Lorraine Francis on their wedding day in 1957. The pair have been involved in many aspects of Cowra's tennis club.

Norman and Lorraine Francis celebrated their 60th Wedding anniversary  on Saturday, September 30.

Celebrating the milestone at the Sovereign inn, surrounded by friends and family the pair reflected on their life together.

Married in Cowra at St Johns church on September 28, 1957 the pair lived in Cowra their whole life and raised four children while working together most of their life.

The pair worked taxis and mail runs while also being heavily involved in the Cowra Tennis Club, playing, running and operating the club.

Both Norman and Lorraine have received the Bob Barr Memorial Award for services to sport.

Their daughter Robyn Brown said their most memorable events were traveling around Australia and climbing Uluru.

The anniversary was attended by friends and family including their six grand children and four great-grandchildren. Their daughter wished to congratulate the pair on behalf of all those who attended.