It is mindboggling to think of all the historic events that have happened in the last 100 years. Countless wars, multiple recessions and a moon landing are just some of the things that Tauranga woman Mavis Meyer has lived through as she celebrates her 100th birthday today. Bay of Plenty Times reporter Jean Bell sits down with Mavis Meyer to learn about her life and what her secret to longevity is.

Mavis Meyer looks so fabulous as she reclines on her couch, it is hard to believe today marks her 100th turn around the sun.

The Ōtūmoetai great-great-grandmother is sassy

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