Seniors month

Seniors sitting on bench and talking

For the first time, we are celebrating Seniors Month from 1 to 31 October 2021.

Seniors Month (formerly Seniors Week) will continue to provide the opportunity for everyone to celebrate the valuable contributions that seniors make to our city, encourage community connections and participation.

The theme for Seniors Month 2021 is Social Connections. During this month-long celebration there will be opportunities for people of all ages, cultures, and abilities to connect through inclusive events and activities.

Seniors Month 2021 Gold Coast Event Guide

Seniors Month is the perfect opportunity to enjoy what the city has to offer and connect with others.

Our Seniors Month 2021 Gold Coast Event Guide features a range of free or low-cost activities offered across the city.

Download the Seniors Month 2021 Gold Coast Event Guide(PDF, 978KB)

You can also check out Seniors Month events on the Gold Coast Events Calendar.

Other formats of the Seniors Month 2021 Gold Coast Event Guide, including hard copy, are available by request.

For more information, or to request a copy, please contact us via email or phone 07 5581 6642.

Mayor's Seniors Concerts

This year's annual Mayor's Seniors Concerts will be held on Tuesday 19 October in the Lakeside Room at HOTA, Home of the Arts. There will be three sessions – 9.30am, 12pm and 2.30pm.

The theme for this years concerts is Broadway to Pavarotti!

Tickets are available from HOTA, Home of the Arts Box Office in person, by phoning 07 5588 4000 (option 1), or online.

Tickets are free of charge but limited.

Note: Due to current COVID-19 restrictions some events may be cancelled or changed. Check directly with HOTA for details.

For general enquiries phone 07 5581 5286.

Active & Healthy Program for seniors

Our Active & Healthy calendar includes a range of classes designed for seniors. View seniors classes.

Gold Coast Library events

Gold Coast Libraries are offering a diverse and exciting range of free programs and events for Seniors Month. Visit the Library Event Calendar.

Seniors Month event registration

Are you holding a free or low cost event on the Gold Coast during Seniors Month 2021? You can register your activity as a Seniors Month Event at no cost.

To list your event, complete the online form below.

Register online

You can also register your event on the Queensland Seniors Month calendar of events at no cost.

Further information

For more information contact the City’s Seniors Officer on 07 5581 6642 or email