This year marks the 33rd annual Victorian Seniors Festival. The festival is organised by the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services to encourage seniors all over the state to participate in and enjoy a wide range of more than 1,300 activities, generally free or low-cost, held throughout the State during October.
The programming theme for the 2015 Victorian Seniors Festival is ‘Celebrating Communities.
Hepburn Shire Events
Trentham Neighbourhood Centre
Friday 9 October
FREE 3 course lunch together with activities and entertainment provided by Youth Group members. Activities – Quiz local history of Trentham and Entertainment, young member playing piano.
Ph: 5424 1354
Creswick & District U3A Inc
Thursday 15 October
All Welcome. Bus Trip to Macaroni Factory Hepburn Springs. Guided Tour of Facility & Gardens together with Talk on Swiss Italian Heritage and importance to this area. Lunch Provided: Pasta & Home Made Bread.
Ph: 5345 2995
Daylesford Senior Citizens Club
Wed 7 October
12 noon lunch at Senior Citizens Hall – 3 course lunch. Music “Maccas Music”
Ph: 5348 5616
Clunes Senior Citizens Club
13, 21 & 31 Oct
13th Oct: Visit Bray Raceway – Morning Melodies & Lunch;
21st Oct: Indoor Bowls with Talbot & Avoca Seniors invited
31st Oct: Evening Dinner with Race Week Theme (dress up) – Community members invited.
Ph: 5345 4097
Trentham Life Activities Club
8th and 9th October
8th Oct: Play petanque in village square followed by coffee & cake 10am
9th Oct: Craft Activities 10-12noon, followed by lunch, and then Maj Jong (Chinese Health Exercises / Qigong) 1-4pm
Ph: 5424 8586
Probus Club of Creswick
Thursday 8 October
Exploratory day excursion to Melbourne Docklands etc
Ph: 5334 4207
For more information visit seniorsonline.vic.gov.au or call Seniors Information Victoria on 1300 135 090.