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New Term for COTA NT Board Members

18 Oct 2019

Following the COTA NT AGM held at the beginning of October, a new term of office has begun for COTA NT’s board members. Chair Jan Jewell thanked board members for… (read more)

Have your say – how much do you value power?

16 Oct 2019

Power and Water Corporation has transitioned over to the National Electricity Rules, with the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) as our national regulator. The AER is now undertaking a study to… (read more)

Walking Netball is coming to Darwin!

14 Oct 2019

COTA NT is delighted to support the program of Walking Netball as part of its Living Longer Living Stronger program. The Walking Netball program is being delivered by Netball Northern… (read more)

Special morning tea in Rum Jungle

17 Sep 2019

Join COTA Coomalie at their regular morning tea on Friday 27 September at 9.30am at Rum Jungle Bowls Club.   This special morning tea at COTA Coomalie welcomes representatives from… (read more)

Read all about COTA NT’s latest news – August 2019

2 Sep 2019

Catch up with all the news from the desk of CEO, Sue Shearer in the latest edition of COTA NT News August 2019 – in this issue, Sue talks about:… (read more)

Your Rights at Retirement

30 Aug 2019

The Australian Human Rights Commission has updated its publication, Your Rights at Retirement.  Your Rights At Retirement: A guide to making decisions and navigating you through your later life. This booklet… (read more)

COTA NT Media Release – New VISA Debit Cards for NT Seniors

11 Aug 2019

The Northern Territory Government announced today that a new VISA debit card for Territorians on the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme will be introduced. This VISA debit card will replace existing… (read more)

We need action on aged care

2 Aug 2019

Speech by Senator Malarndirri McCarthy – Northern Territory More than 129,000 older Australians are languishing waiting for care. In the Northern Territory there are 34 people in the Royal Darwin… (read more)

Lobbying agenda set for 2019 – 2020 and good news for workers over 65

18 Jun 2019

A big thank you to those organisations that confirmed their event details for this year’s Seniors Month with us, so that they can be listed in the printed Seniors Month… (read more)

Leading up to Seniors Month

11 Jun 2019

We hope that all the organisations that are organising events for Seniors Month in August have now contacted COTA NT with their event details for inclusion in the printed 2019 Seniors Calendar.  As we speak, it’s are… (read more)