Already in 1976 there were rumours about Shirley going into retirement. I wrote Shirley a letter to ask her if the rumours were true and this was the answer:
In 1984 there was a “Farewell tour” through Australia but Shirley came back in 1992 for another tour. She was promoting her new album at the time “Keep the music playing”.
Here is the first of three interviews for the Australian television