Seniors Festival 2017


The Victorian Seniors Festival runs during October 2017, celebrating the valuable contribution older people make to our community through a range of free and low-cost activities and events.

Whatever you might fancy there's something for everyone in this year's Seniors Festival. To find an event in your local area take a look at the full listing in the Calendar Of Events (PDF, 1MB)or see a snapshot of events below.

For information about state-wide Seniors Festival events and free public transport, visit the Seniors Online website

Thursday, 5 October 10am-3pm Nillumbik Local History Bus Tour
Sunday, 8 October 11am-3pm Yarrambat Heritage Museum Open Day
Sunday, 8 October 2:30pm-4pm U3A present the Diamond Valley Open Door Singers
Wednesday, 11 October 10am-3pm Guided bus tour of Nillumbik's WW1 memorials
Thursday, 12 October from 10am - Diamond Creek parkrun
Friday 13 October 1-4pm - Great Nillumbik bake off
Saturday,14 October from 2pm - Picnic with the descendants of WW1 soldiers from Coranderrk
Sunday, 15 October 6:30pm-9:30pm - Gala Dinner Dance with “J and the Jazzmen”
Sunday, 15 October from 4pm - Eltham Social Dance
Tuesday, 17 October from 10am - Artists morning tea with Diamond Creek Memorial Kindergarten
Wednesday, 18 October 11am-2pm - Eltham Seniors multicultural luncheon
Saturday, 21 October 10am-12pm - Bus tour and morning tea in the Bend Of Islands
Tuesday, 24 October 10:30am-12:30pm - High tea with St Andrews and Panton Hill primary school students
Tuesday, 31 October 10am-1pm (approx.) - Bus tour to Baldessin Press and Studio