Seniors Festival events to run throughout the Strathbogie Shire
VICTORIA Seniors Festival has been extended this year to run for almost one month between October 7-30.
Strathbogie Shire Council is joining in the festivities screening of Voyage of the Southern Sun at the Euroa Community Cinema on Wednesday, October 18.
During this time several auxiliary and community groups will also be running events across the shire.
At Benalla, Jame Blundell will headline a concert for seniors to be held at the BPACC.
Blundell, one of Australia’s most recognisable country music artists, will perform a free concert at BPACC on October 20 as part of the 2017 Senior Festival.
Blundell was the first Australian country artist to sign a major recording deal in Nashville and has won nine Golden Guitar Awards.
All people aged 60 and over across Benalla Rural City will be celebrated as part of the 2017 Seniors Week Festival.
The festival also includes free and low-cost events and activities including movies at BPACC and the Swanpool Cinema, open garden events, fitness events, workshops.
As part of the seniors festival the State Government is also providing eight days of free public transport for Victorian seniors card holders in metropolitan and regional Victoria from October 8 to 15.