Seniors Festival

The festival recognises the valuable contribution older people have made and continue to make to our community.

Seniors Festival 2020

The City of Port Phillip Seniors Festival is an annual celebration running in October. The festival recognises the valuable contribution people aged 55+ have made and continue to make to our community.

All events for the 2020 Seniors Festival are free!

2020 Program

Explore the City of Port Phillip 2020 Seniors Festival Program (PDF 1.5 MB)

All information correct at time of printing.

Change of dates

Linden Postcard Show 2020-21
Exhibition dates: New dates - 5 December 2020 until 31 January 2021

My Reading Life: a community exhibition online

Share the titles of your favourite reads and why they inspire, absorb, educate or entertain you. Fiction, non-fiction, comic books, biographies, anthologies, children’s books … whatever you’ve read that has become a favourite or important to your reading life.

You may also have a special set of bookends, spectacle holders, bookmarks or other accoutrements - part of your reading life – to contribute to this online exhibition.

2020 My Reading Life - Invitation to Participate (PDF 235 KB)

Entries close on Friday 25 September.

The online exhibition will open on the City of Port Phillip website from Thursday 15 October. All entrants will be notified via their contact details.

For further information or to have a form sent in the post:

Phone: Sherridan Green on 0403 904 092 or Anne Scambary on 0466 944 505

Email: artheritage@portphillip.vic.gov.au

Port Phillip Writes: Seniors Festival Writing Awards

Port Phillip Writes: Seniors Festival Writing Awards 16th year

Join us for this enjoyable session of literature including the announcement of the Judges Awards. Special guests will read sections of writers’ entries including a special tribute to Lesley Greagg, OPCC member, Writing Awards Judge and MC for the past 15 years. Supported by Readings St Kilda and Port Phillip Lions Club.

When: Sunday 18 October from 2 pm to 3 pm online
Where: Live online
Bookings essential: Register to receive the link
Phone: 03 9209 6260 or 0403 904 092
Email: sherridan.green@portphillip.vic.gov.au

Port Phillip Writes 2019

Port Phillip Writes: Writes Awards Publication 2019 (PDF 3.1 MB)

Contact us

If you would like more information about the Seniors Festival, please contact Sherridan Green:

Email: sherridan.green@portphillip.vic.gov.au
Phone: 03 9209 6777 via ASSIST

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