Older woman with star glasses and a microphone - Celebrate Together
North Sydney Seniors Festival 2023
More than 20 events will be held across North Sydney, either in-person or online, from the 1 to 12 February.

The Seniors Festival theme this year is Celebrate Together.


Find out more about the Festival events and activities happening in North Sydney below, or download the full brochure.


Download Festival program brochure of events (16MB)


Hard copies of the North Sydney Seniors Festival guide are also available from Stanton Library, North Sydney Council's Customer Service Centre, and in local community centres.

Launch of North Sydney Seniors Festival with Mayor Zoë Baker

Celebrate the start of the Seniors Week Festival with tea with the Mayor, a guest speaker, choir and information stands.

Dancemakers Collective Seniors Dance Workshop

Put on your dancing shoes for this workshop celebrating pleasure, wellness and togetherness!

Garden Party Luncheon

Connect with other Seniors at the Festival Luncheon at The Kirribilli Centre.

Feldenkrais, Scones and a Cuppa

Start the festival with a relaxed and balanced mind and body...

Sir Noel Coward, a right royal Master of Arts

Join pianist John Martin as he performs Noel Coward's best-loved songs.

Seniors Festival at North Sydney Community Centre

Don't miss out on these taster events at North Sydney Community Centre!

Behind the Scenes Market Tour

Seniors only - meet the producers at the Northside Produce Market, hear their stories, be inspired!

Tour the Coal Loader

Discover hidden secrets of the Coal Loader site...

Knit and Natter

Monday, 06 February 2023
Make some friends, and reconnect through knitting and crochet - beginners welcome!

Behind the Scenes at North Sydney Council's Archives

Monday, 06 February 2023
View a fascinating archive of North Sydney's rich history with historical services staff.

Safer Driving for Seniors

Tuesday, 07 February 2023
Refresh your knowledge of the road rules with lunch provided.

Bingo and Trivia

Tuesday, 07 February 2023
Enjoy bingo fun with Olga, then challenge yourself with trivia!

Nan and Pop Storytime

Wednesday, 08 February 2023
Bring your grandchildren along for a special Storytime and celebration of grandparents!

Men's Shed Open Day

Wednesday, 08 February 2023
Come and see what happens at 'the shed' at their annual open day and BBQ.

Coffee and Music with a Cop

Wednesday, 08 February 2023
Join us for coffee and live entertainment with the NSW Police Band.

Handy Tips with Angela Clark

Thursday, 09 February 2023
Learn about reflexology and breathing techniques from a professional.

Fun 'n Games

Thursday, 09 February 2023
Come and join in the fun at the Crows Nest Centre, with table tennis, canasta, Mah-jong, scrabble and more!

Terrarium Making Workshop

Thursday, 09 February 2023
Design and create your very own terrarium!

Godmother of the Bridge

Thursday, 09 February 2023
Join North Sydney Historical Society for a fascinating glimpse into the history of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Kathleen Butler.

Elvis in Hawaii

Friday, 10 February 2023
Relive your favourite Elvis songs with this fun, Hawaiian-themed event, with lunch included!