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Whatever your fancy, something's sure to appeal in this year's program, with concerts, tours, sports, poetry readings, walks and more.
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With eight days of free public transport on offer from 8 to 15 October it's easy for you to travel to events or explore Victoria.
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We all love our couches, but it might be time to leave it alone for a while, even just for a hour each day. Here are some ideas for what to do when you're apart.
Seniors come from all walks of life and contribute to our community in myriad ways. Meet some people whose stories may cause you to reflect on your own.
Victoria is made up of many communities and those communities are made up of many people. Learn more about who and what may be in your neck of the woods.
One of the benefits of being a senior is you have more time to pursue your interests. Here are some activities you may not have considered or others you'd like to know more about.
Everyone experiences financial pressures from time to time. Learn how to access free advice, avoid being taken advantage of or cost-saving measures you can apply at home.
Some seniors feel less safe with each passing year. Others are prone to accidents more than when they were younger. Here is some advice on how to protect yourself and your assets.
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When you stay Sundays or Mondays, receive a complimentary upgrade to the next room category. Subject to availability. Terms & conditions apply: Offer valid for stays up to 31 December 2017. Subject to availability at time of booking. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.Booking conditions apply. Upgrade offer is only available for stays on Sundays or Mondays.
30% off all adult ghost tours. Must enter code 'Seniors' at time of booking to apply discount. Does not apply to dinner packages.
Experience 150 years of history with a tour of the Long Tunnel Extended Mine, conducted by a mine guide who is an expert on the mine's history and the history of Walhalla. These tours are conducted every day of the year except Christmas Day.
Tours last about 50 minutes are conducted at 12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm on weekends, public holidays and school holidays. On all other days, tours are conducted at 1.30pm.
No bookings required.
$10 per person for group bookings of 13 or more people.
The Mine is well lit and ventilated – the tour doesn’t enter confined spaces and the whole tour is conducted on flat walking. The tour is accessible by wheelchair and children’s pushers. The Mine Office has a wheelchair and children’s pushers available for the use of patrons.
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