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Search for great older Australians

You could play a role in the search for an outstanding older person by submitting a nomination for Senior Australian of the Year 2018.

Nominations for the award, part of the 2018 Australian of the Year awards, will be open until midnight on Sunday, 6 August 2017.

The Awards program relies on the public to submit nominations for people deserving of recognition for the 2018 Australian of the Year, Senior Australian of the Year, Young Australian of the Year, and Australia’s Local Hero.

Meet the executive leadership team

If you would like the opportunity to meet members of NationaI Seniors’ executive leadership team and other staff, come to a zone conference next month.

Chief Executive Officer Dagmar Parsons will be at the Zone 109 conference (Rural Qld) in Toowoomba on 10 May; at Zone 114 (Regional WA) with Research Director John McCallum at Katanning on 22 May, and at Zone 107 (Sydney North) on 24 May.

Celebration of Chile

Join the Floreat and Districts branch of National Seniors Australia for an informative and entertaining morning learning about Chilean history, culture, customs and cuisine in the presence of Mr Carlos Moncada, Honorary Consul of Chile in Western Australia.

Wanted: Victorian Senior of the Year nominations

Victorians are being encouraged to recognise the contributions made to the community by seniors by lodging nominations for the Senior of the Year award.

The award highlights the role of seniors who inspire others as mentors, educators, role models, leaders, or behind-the-scenes workers. 

Categories include the Premier’s Award for Victorian Senior of the Year, the Promotion of Multiculturalism Award, the Healthy and Active Living Award, the Veteran Community Award, and the Council on the Ageing Victoria Senior Achiever Awards.

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