Tagged: Seniors

Preparations underway for 2018 NSW Seniors Festival

September 22, 2017Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Seniors Festival

Preparations are underway as Wingecarribee Shire Council gears up for the sixtieth anniversary of NSW Seniors Festival. The festival will run from Wednesday April 4 to Sunday April 15 2018. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer Nicola Robson explained that NSW Seniors Festival provides an opportunity to celebrate the value that older people bring to our...

Bookings open for Seniors Festival

February 9, 2017Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Seniors Festival

Wingecarribee Shire Council is now taking bookings for this year’s 2017 Seniors Festival. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer, Nicola Robson is encouraging participants to join the celebrations by booking early. Events planned for this year’s celebrations include the ever-popular Mystery Bus tour, concerts, a bicycle workshop, aqua and exercise classes, barbecue lunch and morning teas,...

Bookings open for Seniors Festival

March 3, 2016Posted in: Community, Events

Bookings for Wingecarribee Shire Council’s 2016 Seniors Festival activities open Tuesday 1 March. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer, Nicola Robson urged participants to join the celebrations and to get in and book early. Events planned for this year’s celebrations include a Mystery Bus tour, band concert, computer workshops, movie screening and Healthy Ageing Workshop to...

Draft Positive Ageing Strategy on exhibition

October 8, 2015Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking feedback from residents on its draft Positive Ageing Strategy and Action Plan which are now on public exhibition. Council’s Ageing and Disability Officer, Nicola Robson explained the purpose of the ten year draft Strategy and Action Plan. “As our population gets older, it’s important that we accommodate and meet their...

Positive Ageing community consultations

May 14, 2015Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council will hold workshops across the Shire next week as part of planning for the needs of our ageing population. The Wingecarribee Positive Ageing Strategy 2016-2026 will document how Council aims to support older people to live happy, healthy, independent lives and remain connected to the community as they age. Chair of Council’s...