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Darwin Seniors Expo

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm ACST

Darwin Seniors Expo 2023

Personal Safety Workshop – at Expo between 11am and 2.15pm. Book here


  • Territory 104.1 FM live broadcast
  • Early birds receive free barista coffee voucher
  • Free entry for all and free morning tea
  • COTA NT goodie bags on entry and free personal safety alarm for COTA Members
  • Free raffle entry for Seniors Card Members 
  • Community sausage sizzle (gold coin)
  • Link up and say No More group photograph
  • Dance and music to enjoy from local talents
  • Over 80 exhibitors and performers to visit, watch and chat with.


FREE Personal safety alarms for all existing and new COTA NT Members (bring along your Membership cards showing an Expiry of 2023, renew or join us on the day to qualify).
Note: You must take home the Instructions for Use information sheet, along with your alarm.


Lobby / outside lobby

  • Territory 104.1 FM Broadcast
  • Welcome table (pick up programs and morning tea tickets)
  • LuvaCuppa – Barista coffee & drinks etc available (not free)
  • from 10am

Court 1

  • Welcome from Sue Shearer, Chief Executive Officer, COTA NT
  • Opening and address His Honour Professor the Honourable Hugh Heggie PSM, Administrator of the Northern Territory
  • Speech by Charlie King and No More group photograph (of all assembled)
  •  10am


  • NuLine Dance
  • Darwin Clogging
  • Darwin Line Dancing
  • 11.15am – 11.45am
  • 12pm – 12.30pm
  • 12.45pm – 1.15pm

Outside / Verandah

  • Morning tea refreshments (free) by Deebees Catering
  • Bill Roy and the Pearlers
  • Mike Foley
  • Pat a Pony with Riding for the Disabled Top End
  • from 10.30am
  • 10.30am – 12.30pm
  • 12.30pm – 1pm
  • During the morning

Upstairs meeting room

  • Personal Safety Workshop Upstairs meeting room – accessible by lift or stairs from the lobby. Ticket holders only.
  • Tickets (free) available via eventbrite only.
  • Places strictly limited to 25 people. Light refreshment included. BYO water bottle.
  • 11.00am  – 2.30pm
  • Book spaces here
  • If you cannot attend, please let COTA NT know immediately so your space can be offered to someone else.

Court 4

  • Powerlifting demonstration with Darwin Powersports
  • Tai Chi (with Josie)
  • Edge Health Club
  • Super Ageing – Demonstration and join-in session of Seated Aerobics 
  • Table tennis with Darwin Table Tennis Association
  • 11am
  • 11.30am
  • 12pm
  • 12.30pm
  • All day

Court 3 – Exhibitors Court

  • Aged & Community Care Providers Association (ACCPA)
  • Anglicare NT (+ No Interest Loans)
  • Arthritis Foundation Northern Territory Inc, T/A  Arthritis & Osteoporosis NT
  • Association of Independent Retirees NT
  • Asthma Foundation NT
  • Australian Financial Complaints Authority 
  • Australian Regional Remote Community Services
  • Audika
  • Bendigo Bank
  • Breastscreen NT
  • Careflight Top End
  • Carers NT
  • CatholicCare NT
  • Centre for Disease Control – NT Health
  • City of Darwin
  • City of Palmerston
  • COTA NT Home Maintenance Services
  • Country Liberal Party
  • Crest NT
  • Darwin Community Legal Service
  • Darwin Frocktails
  • Darwin Powersports
  • Darwin Table Tennis Association
  • Deckchair Cinema
  • Dementia Australia
  • Dementia Support Australia
  • Department of Health and Aged Care
  • Edge Health Club
  • Emerse
  • Greenfields Living
  • GROW
  • Health and Community Services Complaints Commission
  • Inner Balance Health
  • Jacana Energy
  • Keep Moving
  • Landscapes in Watercolour
  • Larrakia Nation Aboriginal Corporation – Aged and Disability Services
  • Let’s Sing Community Choir
  • Live Up
  • Luke Gosling OAM MP
  • Mature Athletes Darwin
  • Medimart NT
  • Motor Vehicle Registry (Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics)
  • Neighbourhood Watch Northern Territory
  • Northern Territory Working Women’s Centre
  • Northern Territory Concessions and Recognition Unit (Territory Families, Housing and Communities)
  • NT Anti-Discrimination Commission
  • NT Consumer Affairs
  • NT Ombudsman’s Office
  • NT Seniors Card
  • Parkinson’s NT Support Group
  • Prosper – Darwin Prostate Cancer Support Group
  • Public Guardian and Trustee
  • Remembering Cyclone Tracy Inc.
  • Riding for the Disabled Top End Inc
  • Royal Life Saving NT Branch
  • Seniors of Excellence NT
  • Southern Cross Care ( SA, NT & Vic Inc) Home Care
  • Specialised Elder Abuse Program (Relationships Australia)
  • Super Ageing
  • TeamHEALTH
  • Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman
  • Territory Care and Support Services
  • Territory Funerals
  • The Family History Place
  • The Man Walk
  • Top End Probus Clubs
  • Variety NT
  • Victims of Crime NT
  • Walk Darwin Pty Ltd
  • Wildcare Inc


We thank our Major Sponsors, Club and Associates and all those coming to Expo for their support of our work.

Note: Program may be subject to change.




May 27
10:00 am - 2:00 pm ACST
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Is the event funded or part-funded by the Northern Territory Government?
Bookings Required


CDU Stadium – Sitzler Netball Centre
235 Abala Rd
Marrarra, NT 0810 Australia
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(08) 8945 1733
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