Following a 22 year banking career, Norm became a horticulturist for next 26 years becoming the owners of Dareton Mini- Mart until retirement in 2015.
An activity community member Norm served as a Director of the Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club Limited for 21 years being awarded Life Members of the Club in 2016. Norm Stepped down in 2017 in order to undertake extended travelling. Norm was also a long-time committee members of the Wentworth District Football Netball Club serving both Junior and Senior committees.
With his caravanning holidays now completed, Norm was successfully re-elected to the Board in December 2021.