Check out the Meeting Place if you want to find a friend
LAST week, Seniors Newspaper consultant Barbara Buchanan spoke on local ABC radio about the publication's role in bringing singles together.
Since the newspaper's inception, the section, aptly named "The Meeting Place' has claimed a popular place in the paper.
Meeting Place Abbreviations
DTE down to earth, FS financially secure, NS non-smoker, ND non-drinker, NG non gambler, SD social drinker, SOH sense of humour, GSOH good sense of humour, VGSOH very good sense of humour, Affect - affectionate, Hon - honest, Med - medium, WLTM would love to meet, VTPR view to permanent relationship.
Women Seeking Men
AFFECTIONATE educated Filipina Lady, 76, widow, energetic, looks younger than her age, with LTC, NS, SD, GSOH, FS WLTM Gent 70's DTE, initially for friendship and companionship, loves travel Australia and overseas. Hopefully VTPR. Ref: 2220
SUNSHINE COAST Lady, well presented, active 70's, independent. Likes inexpensive Cruising, travel, weekends away, wining and dining, cooking, gardening, romance, golf NS, SD, FS. Seeks Gentleman with similar interests, shared expenses. Ref: 2222
LATE 60's Lady, presents well, healthy, active, genuinely interested in connecting with a healthy, active, Gentleman for friendship, companionship and to do things like travel in Australia together or whatever our interests may be. I feel a phone call, touching base would be the best way initially, NS. Ref: 2223
GENUINE, Slim intelligent lady, 5'2", late 60's wishes to meet gent 65-80 NS, SD, NG, FS, VGSOH. My interests are local history, reading, writing, photography, lunch/coffee chat. Bronco's fan, 60's music. WLTM gent with similar interests. Central Sunshine Coast area. Ref: 2226
ABLE TO see both the wood and the trees. A lateral thinker. Southern Hinterland lady seek such a man who is both grounded and of spiritual inclination. She is 70's NS, enjoys good conversation and good food. Shared expenses. Ref: 2227
COAST LADY late 60's, presents well. Has varied interests, NS, kind, happy and would love a Gent to drop me a line and say hello. I will call him for a short chat before maybe a coffee? VTPR all replies answered. Ref: 2228
ACTIVE DTE, recently retired petite lady Mudjimba area WLTM gentleman, similar interests, for outings and companionship. I am FS, NS, SD who enjoys travel, exercise, movies, wining and dining and all the great outdoors has to offer. Include mobile phone no in reply. Ref: 2229
Men Seeking Women
HONEST DTE 60's Caloundra Gent, WLTM a like-minded Lady in her 60's for companionship. Who enjoys what life has to offer. Dining in or out, walks, movies, music, drives and good conversation. NS, SD with a VGSOH. Ref: 2221
CALOUNDRA Gentleman, no ties, no drugs, living alone, NS, SD, GSOH, DTE, WLTM friendly lady. I play croquet Sunday and Monday morning, attend old time dance Tuesday. I like music, art, travel, walking also various other hobbies. Please write and I will respond ASAP. Ref: 2224
GENT 68 NS, SD, NG lonely but with happy nature. WLTM lady who likes lunches, beach, 70's and 80's music and would like a companion to see some of Australia by car. I live in the Southern Hinterland. Ref: 2225
How to Reply
Place your reply in a sealed STAMPED envelope (please don't write on this envelope). Enclose this envelope inside another envelope and write the reference number advertisement you wish to respond to and post it to "Seniors Meeting Place", Shop 2, 12 Project Ave, Noosaville, Qld 4566. We will then forward your message on to the person who placed the advertisement.
To place a free ad
Send your free advertisement (up to 40 words) with your name, address and phone number to "Seniors Meeting Place", Shop 2, 12 Project Ave, Noosaville Qld 4566. (No names, addresses or phone numbers are printed in the advertisements, only a reference number).