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




Contact Details


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.


Victoria Wells

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.


Bill Morrison

Ph: 5345 2995


Daylesford Senior Citizens Club

Wed 7 October

12 noon lunch at Senior Citizens Hall – 3 course lunch.  Music “Maccas Music”


Betty Newman

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.


Eileen Bradshaw

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


Di Clausen

Ph: 5424 8586

Probus Club of Creswick

Thursday 8 October


Exploratory day excursion to Melbourne Docklands etc


Joan McMillan

Ph: 5334 4207

For more information visit or call Seniors Information Victoria on 1300 135 090.

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