Alice Springs Seniors Expo 2023

Alice Springs Seniors Expo 2023


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Program (download a copy Alice Springs Expo Program 2023)

  • 10am Formal opening of the event by the Hon Lauren Moss MLA, Minister for Seniors
  • Programs in the MacDonnell Room and Ellery Room begin.
  • 10am – 1pm Sausage sizzle cooked by Rotary in the Ampitheatre.
  • 11am – 11.30am COTA NT Morning tea will be served in the MacDonnell Room.
  • 12:30pm – 1:00pm Lunch by Alice Springs Town Council in the Ellery Room.

Seniors Expo 

MacDonnell Room – hosted by COTA NT

Tea and coffee are available fom 10am to 2pm. Morning tea will be served from 11am.

  • 10.10am – Expo opens following the Minister’s address
  • 10.30am – 11.30am Ray Murtagh on stage
  • 11.30am  – 12.30pm 8CCC (music)
  • 12.30pm – 1.30pm Sally Westaway (harpist) on stage
  • 12:30pm – 1:00pm Lunch by Alice Springs Town Council
  • Door prize winner announced at COTA table #1
  • 2pm Expo finishes.


Seniors Still Got Rhythmn

Ellery Room – hosted by Alice Springs Town Council

  • 10:15am – 10:20am Introduction
  • 10:20am – 10:40am Movers and Groovers
  • 10:40am – 11:00am Alice Swings Class and Demonstration
  • 11:00am – 11:30am COTA’s Morning Tea 
  • 11:30am – 12:00pm Paul Ah Chee
  • 12:00pm – 12:15pm Seated Tai Chi Class
  • 12:15pm – 12:30pm Seniors Still Got Rhythm Open Mic
  • 12:30pm – 1:00pm Lunch by Alice Springs Town Council with The Beaut Ukes
  • 1:00pm – 1:05pm Lucky Door Prizes announced.


  • Aged & Community Care Providers Australia (ACCPA)
  • Alice Denture Clinic
  • Alice Springs Basketball Association
  • Alice Springs Community Financial Services Ltd
  • Alice Springs Senior Citizens Association Inc
  • Alice Springs Town Council
  • Alice Springs Public Library
  • Alice Springs Aquatic and Leisure Centre
  • AnglicareNT Alice Springs
  • Association of Independent Retirees- NT
  • Australian Financial Complaints Authority
  • Australian Regional & Remote Community Services (ARRCS)
  • Bosum Buddies
  • Braitling Electorate Office
  • Breastscreen NT
  • Carers NT
  • Catholic Care NT
  • Central Australian Women’s Legal Service (CAWLS)
  • COTA Central Australia & NT Seniors Card
  • COTA NT Aged Care Navigator
  • Crest NT
  • Darwin Community Legal Service
  • Dementia Australia
  • Dementia Support Australia
  • Flynn Drive Community Health Centre (oral health & nutrition)
  • Foodbank Alice Springs
  • Get Physical
  • Health and Community Services Complaints Commission
  • Heart Foundation (Walking Group)
  • Keep Moving
  • Marion Scrymgour Federal Member for Lingiari
  • Martha’s Crafts
  • Mental Health Association of Central Australia (MHACA)
  • Multicultural Community Services Central Australia
  • MVR Department of Infrastructure, Planning & Logistics
  • National Seniors
  • Neighbourhood Watch NT
  • Northern Territory Electoral Commission
  • NT Consumer Affairs
  • NT Health Aged Care Unit
  • NT Working Women’s Centre
  • Palliative Care N.T.
  • Probus Club Alice Springs
  • Public Guardian and Trustee
  • Relationships Australia – NT
  • Remembering Cyclone Tracy Inc.
  • Robyn Lambley Member for Araluen
  • Royal Life Saving Society (Australia) NT Branch
  • Services Australia – Centrelink
  • St John Ambulance NT
  • Telecommunication Industry Ombudsman
  • Territory Care and Support Services (TCASS)
  • Territory Families Housing and Communities (NTG Seniors Recognition Unit)
  • The Department of Health and Aged Care
  • U3A
  • Victims of Crime NT


Thanks to our event sponsors


Updated: 21 August 2023


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