News - seniors

Mon 20 Aug 2018

More choices: Govt declares plan for dependent seniors

More choices: Govt declares plan for dependent seniors

THE Government believes it has “a plan” to support older residents after new data revealed seniors are becoming dependent on financial assistance.

What happens if you stop investing today?

What happens if you stop investing today?

HOLDING onto your investments for the long term and resisting the urge to cash out at the first sign of market jitters, can deliver good outcomes.

Sun 19 Aug 2018

Billie Brown Theatre to get major makeover

Billie Brown Theatre to get major makeover

THE much loved Bille Brown Theatre is undergoing a multi-million-dollar transformation and will take on a new life as a state-of-the-art corner stage. 

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Calendar of Events: Wide Bay

Calendar of Events: Wide Bay

THERE are many activities to participate in throughout the Wide Bay region for Queensland Seniors Week, August 18-26.

Celebrate the power of you at Queensland Seniors Week

Celebrate the power of you at Queensland Seniors Week

QUEENSLAND Seniors Week 2018 is a recognition of the importance of seniors within our community and aims to create age-friendly communities.

Actor Peter Phelps reveals his grandfather's war-time tale

Actor Peter Phelps reveals his grandfather's war-time tale

IT'S MARCH 1942 and the world is at war. Tom Phelps was a carpenter in the New Guinea highlands goldfields. No one expected the Japanese to invade the Pacific.

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