About COTA NT Seniors Expos

About COTA NT’s Seniors Expos

In 2015, COTA NT created Seniors Expo to bring people together – to foster community connections, to help conversations happen and to celebrate the contribution that seniors continue to make to the Northern Territory.

The first Seniors Expo focused on an open “one-stop” community event specifically for seniors – where stakeholders can meet with service providers, businesses and community groups focusing on seniors’ issues, concerns and lifestyle. Lord Mayor of Darwin, Katrina Fong Lim described Seniors EXPO as a “very special community event”. The first Seniors EXPO in 2015 won the Australia Day Award for Community Event of the Year award, and Seniors Expo has grown from strength to strength. In 2021, the Expo in Darwin attracted over 2 000 people.

View our Event photos here for a look-see!

Top End / Darwin Seniors Expos

Last Expo in Darwin

  • Over 2 000 people attended. First time Expo held at the weekend.
  • Intergenerational event championing the upcoming inaugural Grandparents Day celebration.
  • Over 60 exhibitors.15 performances including dance, music and song.
  • Free parking, free entry and free morning tea and community barbecue provided.

About COTA NT Seniors Expos in Darwin

Regional NT Seniors Expos 

Last Expo in Alice Springs

  • Over 400 people attended. 
  • Over 40 exhibitors. Performances including fitness demos, dance and music from local talent.
  • Free entry and free morning coffee and muffin, plus community barbecue provided.

About COTA NT Seniors Expos in Alice Springs

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Last EXPO in Katherine

  • Over 160 people attended.
  • Over 30 exhibitors. 
  • Program included: fitness demonstrations, seminars in aged care and digital connectivity and competitions.
  • Free entry and free individually-packed morning tea.

About COTA NT Seniors Expos in Katherine

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