A virtual celebration for ages 55+ Free $10 Seniors Week gift voucher is available for all Gladstone Region residents aged 55 years+ to purchase morning tea*. T&Cs apply.
Every year the Gladstone Region celebrates Seniors Week to recognise the invaluable contribution seniors make to our community. This year’s Seniors Week will be the first held virtually in its 60-year history, as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 health emergency.
Despite this, Gladstone Regional Council is ensuring the contributions our seniors make to the community – whether as volunteers or in the workforce, community leaders or carers, grandparents, or advocates – is valued and recognised with a free $10 Seniors Week gift voucher is available for all Gladstone Region residents aged 55 years+ to purchase morning tea*. T&Cs apply.
An Unlikely Conversation is a FREE online event that brings together our older and younger generations from different backgrounds to enjoy coffee and cake, while being guided by a menu of conversation.
Both youth and seniors will get the opportunity to talk about their life experiences, hopes, and dreams for their community, as well as see the world through the eyes of a different generation.
When: Monday 17 August – Thursday 20 August
Sessions: 9:30am | 1:30pm | 3:30pm
Location: Online – Via Microsoft Team Meeting
Audience: Youth and Seniors
Registrations must be received by Friday 7 August to participate. Simply complete the below expression of interest form or call (07) 4970 0700.
Seniors throughout the Gladstone Region are invited to join the Mayor for a virtual morning tea to celebrate Seniors Week. The simultaneous live stream offers live music, poetry reading, gardening tips and more, plus a special message from the Mayor.
The live stream will screen here, commencing at 10am, Friday 21 August.
When: 10am-11am, Friday 21 August
Location: Live Stream on this page
Target audience: Seniors aged 55 years+
$10 Seniors Week Gift Vouchers
To recognise the invaluable contribution seniors make tour community please enjoy morning tea on us*
Gift vouchers can be collected from Gladstone Regional Council Rural Transaction Centres, Customer Service Centres and the Community Engagement Centre from Monday, 3 August.
- 101 Goondoon Street, Gladstone, Qld, 4680
- 142 Goondoon Street, Gladstone, QLD, 4680
- 3 Don Cameron Drive, Calliope. Qld. 4680
- 41 Blomfield Street, Miriam Vale, Qld, 4677
- 71 Springs Road. Agnes Water Qld, 4677
- 47 Raglan Street, Mount Larcom, Qld, 4695
- Cnr Wyndham & Hayes Avenues, Boyne Island, Qld, 4680
Gift vouchers can be used at participating local cafes and restaurants across our region;
- B.L.D. Tuckerbox – Miriam Vale
- Baffle Creek Tav – Baffle Creek
- Cotton Mill Café – Gladstone CBD
- Flavours Marina – Gladstone Marina
- ie Café – Tannum Sands
- Kandy Couture – Clinton
- Latino Café – Agnes Water
- Lightbox Espresso and Wine Bar – Gladstone CBD
- McDonalds – Gladstone CBD, Kin Kora, Kirkwood and Calliope
- MJ’s on Boyne – Boyne Island
- Paragon Food – Gladstone
- Spoonful of Sugar Cakes – Gladstone
- T3 on Wyndham – Tannum Sands
- The Cheesecake Shop – Gladstone
- The Dock – Gladstone Central
- The Junction Café – Tannum Sands
- Yaralla Sports Club – Barney Point
*Gift Voucher Terms & Conditions:
- ID must be presented at time of collecting voucher.
- Valid for redemption from Friday, 14 August 2020 to Friday, 28 August 2020 (inclusive).
- Only valid at participating Eateries, as advised by Council.
- Non-refundable and cannot be replaced for cash. No credit or change will be given on the unused portion of the Voucher.
- Not replaceable if lost, stolen or destroyed.
- Limited to $10. Should the total spend be more than the value of the voucher, any difference shall be your responsibility.
For more information on Seniors Week events please call (07) 4970 0700.