As WA’s very first Companion Cardholder, Peter Darch has racked up an entire decade’s worth of memorable experiences which wouldn’t otherwise have been possible.
For Patricia Thomson, being 90 is to have a willing mind but a somewhat reluctant body.
"I forget that I’m 90 and of course I can’t do as much as I used to," she says. "My mind is always racing away thinking of where I’d like to go, but even just going out to check the mail takes half the morning!".