Social activities for over 55s

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We recognise the importance of retaining social connections within your community, and it's essential to your wellbeing that you connect and participate in a variety of small and large group activities.

Community Houses

Men's Sheds

Women's Sharing Shed

Recreation and leisure and local clubs

Senior Citizens Centres

Seniors Festival

Torquay and District Historical Society

Torquay Theatre Troupe

U3A Surfcoast

Surf Coast Shire Council supports those affected by the impacts of dementia and should you need help to attend any of these activities, please contact the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500, webchat at or email for guidance.