Seniors Week is an opportunity for Queenslanders of all ages to join together and celebrate the valuable contributions of older people. In 2016, Seniors Week will be celebrated from 13–21 August.
To build on the success of the past two years, the theme for this year will be ‘It’s on for young and old’.
Seniors Week aims to:
Seniors Week is coordinated by the Council on the Ageing (COTA) Queensland, which receives Queensland Government funding to collaboratively plan, run and provide subsidies of $100,000 in total to organisations across Queensland for Seniors Week events and activities.
This initiative aligns with Queensland Government's vision to build an age-friendly community.