The contribution of one million older Victorians aged 60 years and older will be celebrated this October when the Victorian Seniors Festival kicks off its 34th year.
Starting on Sunday 2 October 2016, the Victorian Government initiative will see more than 1500 free and low-cost individual events and activities held across the state, including in Hepburn Shire.
|Host Organisation||Contact Detail||Date of Event||Event Detail|
|Trentham Neighbourhood Centre||Tania Sawyer|
Ph 5424 1354
|7/10/2016||Trentham Seniors Lunch|
|Creswick & District U3A Inc||Bill Morrison|
Ph 5345 2995
|22/10/2016||Community Lunch & Entertainment|
|Daylesford Senior Citizens Group||Betty Nueman|
Ph 5345 2434
|Trentham Life Activities Club||Diane Clausen|
Ph 5424 8586
|Creswick Senior Citizens||June Gray|
Ph 5334 6526
|28/10/2016||Community Lunch & Entertainment|
|Probus Club Creswick||Joan McMillan|
Ph 5334 4207
|26/10/2016||Maribyrnong River Cruise|
|Hepburn Shire Council||Gayle McCarthy|
Ph 5348 3136
|23/09/16||Council of the Ageing – Concessions and benefit for seniors information session & afternoon tea|
|Hepburn Shire Council / Hepburn Health Service / Ageing Well in Hepburn||Melanie Perks|
Ph. 5348 2306
1.30pm – 4.30pm
|‘Celebrating Ageing’s Glorious Diversity|
This year’s program features a range of entertainment, adventure and fun-focussed activities across sports and the arts, and even concerts such as the Festival Big Band Dance. Food tours and skills-building exercises – such as the High Tea with IT computer skills sessions – are all part of a jam-packed Festival program.
Events are free or low-cost and free public transport will be available for Seniors Card holders during the Festival’s first week from 2 to 9 October.
For more information about events and activities, visit www.seniorsonline.vic.gov.au or pick up a free Victorian Seniors Festival program at any Coles store, local library, council office or neighbourhood house. You can also call 1300 135 090 to have a program sent directly to you