Tagged: Seniors

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

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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

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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

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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...

Council offers free Safe Senior Drivers Workshops

May 7, 2015Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting the Shire’s senior citizens to attend a free driving workshop to be held on Tuesday 19 May 2015. The Safe Senior Drivers workshop is designed to familiarise the Shire’s older commuters with changes in road rules and help them to stay on the roads as long as possible without compromising...