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COTA NT's Seniors EXPO
by Stephanie Kendall
(Darwin City )
COTA NT’s Seniors EXPO.
Friday 1 June
10.00am – 2.00pm
Palmerston Recreation Centre, 11 The Boulevard, Palmerston (please note: this is a NEW venue for EXPO)
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Seniors EXPO 2018 celebrates an age-friendly Territory and its seniors – their lifestyle, their commitment to the community and it champions active ageing Territory-style.
Watch this space for 2018 details to come;
* A free morning tea provided by Greenfields Living
Sponsors and hosts of Greenfields Living morning tea, Seniors EXPO 2017
* Regis Aged Care Showcase - Territory seniors showcase performances from The Grey Panthers, Zumba Gold, Top End Mustangs, Palmerston Senior Songsters, COTA Red Cross Fashion Parade, Darwin Line Dancing, Still Belting Out Choir, NuLine Dance and Join-in Finale including Announcement of BCC Cinema Door Prizes and Raffle Winners
* The Community Pavilion – Seniors Expo is supported by funding from the Australian Government Department of Health, My Aged Care. - Meet representatives from the Australian Government Department of Health for informal conversations and information about programs and services, two free instructor-led seated aerobics class and a “Healthy Living” presentation
* STALLS - Nearly 60 stalls featuring Territory service providers and stakeholders with an interest in delivering services and information to seniors (including government, not-for-profit and community groups).
* COTA Fundraiser – TAKE TO THE SKIES WITH SILKAIR – opens at SENIORS EXPO
Thanks to major sponsor SilkAir, COTA NT will be opening its raffle to win 2 flights to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Please support us – tickets available at the COTA NT site #1 at EXPO. Winner will be announced on 31 August 2017 at the end of Seniors Month. Read the full terms and conditions.
* Parking & Transport for SENIORS EXPO 2017 - Parking is available at: Museum car park, Tactile Arts car park, Darwin Ski club car park and overflow parking (Conacher Street) Vesteys Beach Car Park – COTA NT will be running an on-demand COTA shuttle bus service between Vesteys Beach car park (boat ramp) to the museum (drop off at boat ramp)
* 2017 SENIORS EXPO Darwinbus Bus Shuttle Service Timetable – Darwin Interchange to Museum (return services) call 8924 7666 for information
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