Positive ageing activities and newsletter

Stay active and social by joining local activities for older residents in Frankston City. 

We are looking for Champions!

We are looking for seniors who would be interested in volunteering their time to do some training and help others in their community for the Seniors Exercise Park Champions Project. For more information see below:

Seniors Exercise Park Champions Project

Senior clubs

Frankston has many senior groups for local residents. These groups promote health, wellbeing and offer social activities for community members over 55 years of age.  

To learn more, download: 

Please visit the Peninsula Health Agestrong website for a hard copy of the Keeping Active and Involved directory.

Community Connector program for over 55's

Frankston City Council’s Community Connector Program is a free service for residents offering:  

  • social activities  
  • community programs  
  • social groups.  

Community Connector volunteers can help you find new groups or activities in your area and contact activity coordinators on your behalf. They can attend the new activity or group with you until you settle in and feel comfortable to attend on your own. 

Anyone who is over the age of 55 or caring for someone over the age of 55 who is interested in finding out what activities are available in their community. 

Activities and groups that a Community Connector Volunteer can link you with include: 

  • exercise classes 
  • computer classes 
  • friendship groups 
  • craft groups 
  • seniors clubs 
  • volunteering. 

Download the Community Connector Program Flyer(PDF, 426KB) for more information.   

Do you want to be a Community Connector volunteer and help people become more active and involved within their community? Please call Council’s Volunteer Officer on 03 9768 1624

Seniors Friendly Small Businesses

Frankston City has many small businesses which welcome and encourage older residents to stay connected to the community. 

To identify these businesses in your area, look for the Senior Friendly Small Business sticker displayed in the shopfront window.  

Visit Seniors Friendly Small Businesses if you are a local business owner interested in joining the pilot program or to learn more.