NSW Seniors Festival Expo

The NSW Seniors Festival is an annual fun, free event featuring over 50 exhibitors and plenty of giveaways. The Expo takes place alongside the Premier's Gala Concerts on Thursday 5 & Friday 6 April.

Where: Hall 4, Exhibition Centre, International Convention Centre (ICC), 14 Darling Drive, Sydney NSW 2000

When: Thursday 5 April, 9am - 6pm & Friday 6 April, 9am - 3pm

Cost: Free, bookings not required


The NSW Seniors Festival Expo is your chance to meet and greet over 50 exhibitors and have your questions answered! We'll be hosting  exciting exhibitors across health, lifestyle, government and advocacy groups. Visit the Reader's Digest stand to grab your free copy of the magazine, get hands-on with items from Australian Museum's collection of treasures and try out pilates at the AGL expo stand. See our full exhibitor list.

Live entertainment

TV & Radio Broadcaster Susie Elelman will be hosting non-stop entertainment on the Rhythmboat Live Stage over two days. The stage will feature plenty of giveaways and performances from country music legend Frank Ifield, the NSW Police Band, Oscar Kami and Mamamia: A Tribute to ABBA. See our full live stage program.

Food and beverages

We know it's hard work having fun, so recharge and grab a bite to eat at one of our three cafe areas. Sit back and enjoy your choice of hot drinks, sandwiches, salads, burgers and more.

Games and giveaways

Get ready to show us what you got on the Ryhthmboat Live Stage for your chance to win floral arrangements from Aunty Poppy's florists and handbags from Serenade Beverly Hills. Check out the Sports Zone where you can try your hand at some new exercises and stretches with our friends from Gymnastics NSW, Netball NSW and Football NSW as they share their sports as part of the Modified Sports program. Plus, the popular NSW Seniors Card showbag is back and packed with free goodies and useful information.

An evening at the Expo

With special guest, Ray Martin

We're delighted to be presenting an evening at the Expo, with special activities and performances kicking off from 4pm on Thursday 5 April.

Our friends from the Museum of Contemporary Art will be leading a special silk painting workshop. Darren Coggan will be performing a short acoustic set off the back of his spectacular performance at the Premier's Gala Concerts. Special guest and Australian media legend, Ray Martin will be joining us to answer audience questions and reflect on his career highlights and life as a senior.

Limited seating available. Register your interest to secure a seat and for your chance to win a $300 gift card. Attendees who have not registered are welcome, but may have to stand.

**Unfortunately, Jess & Matt are no longer able to make an appearance at this event as had been previously advertised.