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International Women’s Day — 8 March 2015

27 January 2015

Women and girls across Queensland are being encouraged to ‘Make it Happen’ this International Women’s Day. Connect to support, services and mentors, collaborate with other women to achieve your goals and attend local celebrations. 


Stay cool and safe this summer

23 December 2014

Hot weather may affect older people more than others. Take care to protect yourself against the heat and stay safe and cool during the summer.


Seniors Card

12 November 2014

Apply for a Seniors Card. Find out how to use your card to access government concessions and discounts on goods and services.


Elder abuse—anyone can make the call

10 November 2014

Common forms of elder abuse include emotional, financial and physical abuse, and neglect. If you are concerned someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, make the call to the Elder Abuse Helpline for confidential advice.


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Reduce your risk of falling

6 November 2014

Information and tips to help reduce your risk of falling.


Becoming a grandparent

26 October 2014

Tips for grandparents, including how you can support your children if they are new parents, strong relationship building and parenting information.


Guide to retiring

3 June 2014

Learn about retirement by planning for your future lifestyle, not just your finances. The guide provides checklists and information to help you make informed decisions.


Upcoming events


  1. 30–31 Jan

    Stanthorpe Show

  2. 30 Jan – 1 Feb

    AOCRA National Sprint Titles

  3. 30 Jan – 1 Feb

    Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo

  4. 30 Jan –1 Feb

    Gold Coast Health Harmony Soul

  5. 31 Jan

    Boost your lifestyle


  1. 1–28 Feb

    FebFast 2015

  2. 6 Feb – 1 Mar

    BrisAsia Festival

  3. 12–15 Feb

    Chinchilla Melon Festival

  4. 16–22 Feb

    Australia’s Health Weight Week

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