How to be officially congratulated by the PM
WHILE you have to reach the grand age of 100 years to earn a mention in this column, the good news is the bar is considerably lower to receive a letter from the Prime Minister.
And while you have to be hitched 60 years to see your name in print here, Malcolm Turnbull will send congratulations to any couple who have reached a mere 50.
Many people miss out on milestone messages because they don’t realise they need to arrange them beforehand, so here’s the deal.
Contact your federal MP at least two months ahead. Full details on anniversary messages are available online.