Coffs Harbour’s Seniors Festival 2018 is an exciting collaboration of community organisations and groups putting on a variety of different events, workshops and other programs for seniors to celebrate and enjoy. Coffs Harbour City Council is proud to support a program of events for seniors that will engage your mind, activate your body, indulge your senses and provide a chance to make new friends or get together with old ones through a great series of free activities, workshops and events put on by your community.
Some of the free activities include:
Harbourside Markets Seniors Celebration
Sunday April 15, 8am – 2pm
Harbourside Markets, Jetty Foreshores, Coffs Harbour
This market will showcase energy, passion, freedom and creativity by offering free stalls to seniors and Senior friendly clubs and community groups to showcase their passion projects, products and produce. A great day for seniors to discover, get involved, get inspired and connect to their community. Along with our regular makers and growers stallholder markets this will be a great day out for the whole family.
Musical performances and onstage entertainment on the day will be tailored to appeal to and showcase seniors audience:
- Coffs Harbour Big Boogie Band
- Demonstrations & information from local seniors friendly clubs & community groups
- Marian Grove Ukulele Group performance
- Live 2 Air FM broadcast from the festival
- Free refreshments for seniors served by local Girl Guides
- Free Seniors Yoga & Movement Classes”
A Lark in the Park Picnic
Monday, April 9, 10 am
Bongil Bongil Picnic Area, Williams Rd, Bonville
Let’s get outdoors and celebrate senior’s festival with a good old fashioned picnic in the Bongil Bongil National Park. Just a short scenic drive from Coffs Harbour – enjoy a relaxed old fashioned ‘picnic’, live entertainment, competitions and games. Lunch provided.
For more activities, events and workshops visit: www.coffsharbour.nsw.gov.au/seniorsweek