Seniors Festival

  • Every year during October, Council hosts or helps to facilitate local events as part of its Seniors Festival celebrations in Cardinia Shire.  
  • See below for events happening in Cardinia Shire and around Victoria in 2022! 

Enjoy Cardinia Cultural Centre’s renowned pre-show Devonshire tea, then relax in the main theatre and enjoy the extraordinary talents of The Syncopators jazz band as they come together with Yvette Johansson, Australia’s foremost ‘Ella’ exponent, to pay tribute to Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald.

A delightful, entertaining, exhilarating show. 

Event details: 
Date: Wednesday 19 October 
Morning tea: 10am-11am 
Show Time: 11am–1pm 
Venue: Cardinia Cultural Centre, 40 Lakeside Blvd, Pakenham 
Cost: $13pp Includes show and Devonshire tea 

Bookings essential: 1300 887 624. Please note this event has now sold out.

Please note: Visitors with mobility aids or wheelchairs must call to book tickets. 

More info:  



The Silhouettes will feature at this fabulous old-time dance event. Includes afternoon tea and door prizes. Attendees will enjoy some ballroom, old time, new vogue, rock ‘n roll, progressive and line dancing – no need to bring your own dance partner either! Hosted by Rotary Club of Pakenham. 

Event details: 
Date: Sunday 16 October 
Time: 1-5pm 
Venue: Pakenham Hall, Cnr John and Henry Streets 
Cost: This event has sold out 


In 2022, the Victorian Seniors Festival is turning 40 and will be a hybrid festival with popular online performances published online. Tune into radio plays, interviews, and unique music performances on the festival's website.

The Victorian Government’s Senior’s Festival program is available to view online.

Be sure to mark your calendar for Sunday 2 October for Celebration Day at Federation Square, the Festival Hub at the Edge from Monday 3 October to Friday 7 October and eight days of free public transport for Seniors Card holders from 2-9 October! 


Contact our Access and Ageing Team 
Phone: 1300 787 624 

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