Seniors Festival 2018

The Victorian Seniors Festival runs during October every year, aiming to promote inclusive communities and providing an opportunity for older people to try new things, contribute, and remain active and engaged in their local community.

Thousands of low cost or free events and special offers will take place across the State. There will also be events held locally in and around Nillumbik.

The Seniors website has information about events around the State and free public transport. 


Nillumbik 2018 Seniors Festival Program 

Council have published a Festival Program with details of all events being held in Nillumbik and will be available in early September.

Community groups, organisations, sporting clubs etc were invited to provide details of their event for us to promote it on our website and in our printed program.

Download a copy of the program at the bottom of this page or pick up a hard copy at your nearest Library, Living and Learning Centre or Leisure Centre in Nillumbik. 

For more event listings in October and throughout the year please click here

For businesses

If you are you a business in Nillumbik, you can show your support for the Seniors Festival 2018 by offering Victorian Senior Card holders a special offer or discount during October. Your business will help older Victorians continue to live independent, active and healthy lives.

Businesses who register their details will receive a promotional flyer to show customers that you are a proud supporter of the Seniors Festival, and will be promoted on our website.

Register your business details

Thank you to the following local businesses who are showing their support this Seniors Festival:

  • Travel Coordinates (1 Blackwood Grove, Plenty 3090) -  For all bookings during October receive a Free Travel Pack including: Leather Travel Wallet, Luggage Bag Tags, Travel Lanyard, Miniso Australia Cosmetics bag PLUS 20% off Travel Insurance and No Booking Fees

  • Paul Bishop Handyman & Gardening Services (40 Bels Hill Road, Research) - Receive gardening and handyman services for a seniors' discount of $35 per hour. Services offered include: spreading mulch, pruning, clearing gutters, fencing and much more. Just ask!
  • Fossick Clothing (2/3 Inglis Street Diamond Creek) - 20% off any full priced item for October

  • Michelle's On Main - Classic comfort and quality Ladieswear (801 Main Road Hurstbridge) - 5% off any full priced single item purchased. Once only per person. 
  • SPORTFIRST Eltham (1/20 Arthur St Eltham) - 20% discount on all purchases during the Seniors Festival on presentation of Seniors Card\sportfirsteltham