Seniors Information

The Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Seniors and Community Centre promotes active, positive, healthy ageing within Greater Geraldton. The QEII is conveniently located in the central business district close to the post office, shopping centre and doctor's surgery on Durlacher St. The contact telephone number is (08) 9956 6636. It is open Monday to Friday from 8am until 4.30pm.

The QEII is owned and operated by the City of Greater Geraldton and is assisted by grant funding from the Department of Communities.

Facilities include a lounge room with free tea and coffee-making facilities, daily papers to read and a library. The Seniors computer room enables browsing the internet, and access to the Broadband for Seniors Kiosk and Skype facilities.

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QEII Seniors Scene Newsletter

The QEII puts out a monthly newsletter listing useful seniors information, programs and events being held at the centre.

Click here to download a PDF version of the newsletter

To request a copy of the newsletter, contact the QEII on (08) 9956 6636.

QEII Seniors Resource Centre

The Seniors Resource Centre is a "one stop shop" source of information for seniors and their families on various topics such as the Seniors Card, Safety and Security Rebates, Regional Fuel Card Scheme and also refers to other senior service providers.

Thanks to funding from the Department of Local Government & Communities the vision of the Centre is to promote positive ageing and engagement with the community is achieved with the support of the following service providers:

  • Australian Taxation Office
  • Foodbank Geraldton
  • Midwest Multicultural Association
  • St John of God Palliative Care Services
  • Visibility Australia
  • WA Country Health Services Geraldton

QEII Senior Group Users

Senior community groups which utilise the QEII Seniors & Community Centre on a regular basis:

  • Geraldton and Districts Seniors Action Group
  • Geraldton Orchid Society
  • Geraldton Voluntary Tour Guides
  • National Seniors Geraldton Midwest Branch
  • Pensioners Social Club
  • Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc - Geraldton

QEII Centre Programs

The QEII Seniors & Community Centre promotes social, mental and physical positive ageing and offers a varied range of programs for seniors. For further information or a newsletter please contact Rosetta at the QEII on 9956 6636.

 Current programs include:

  • African Drumming Lessons
  • Art Class
  • Balance Gym
  • Be Connected - Switched on Seniors
  • Bendigo Bank Tastes of the World Cooking Classes
  • Bereavement/Loss Group
  • Bingo
  • Bus trips
  • Canasta
  • Chat 'n' Do Craft Group
  • Computer Lessons
  • Craft
  • Euchre
  • English as a Second Language Classes
  • Free WiFi
  • Gentle Yoga
  • Geraldton Foodbank Van Visits (Wednesday/Friday)
  • Indoor Bowls
  • Knitting and Crochet
  • Language Lessons
  • Library
  • Line Dancing
  • Lounge room facilities - free tea/coffee
  • Mah-jong
  • Over 50s Gentle Gym Classes
  • Parkinson's Support Group
  • Pilates
  • Pole Walking
  • Quiz Afternoons
  • Rehabilitation Gym
  • Rummikub
  • Seniors Online
  • Scrabble Group
  • Table Tennis
  • Tax Help (July to October)
  • Walking
  • Walking Football (Soccer)
  • Ukulele Classes
  • Zumba Gold
  • 500 Card Game

Seniors events at the QEII Seniors and Community Centre

The annual Seniors Week Celebrations with week long programs and events including 'Have a go' sessions are held in early November. 

Click here to learn more about Seniors Week

Venue Hire

The QEII is the perfect venue for your next conference, expo, seminar or function. Choose from two large halls (that can accommodate more than 400 people and 200 people respectively), and two meeting rooms.

Click here to find out more information about hiring the QEII Seniors and Community Centre.

Further information:

Department of Communities

COTA for Older Australians

My Aged Care

Simplifying your Life Choices

Geraldton Seniors Action Group