ZestFest Campbelltown


ZestFest LogoZestFest (formally the Every Generation Festival), run by COTA (Council of the Ageing), is held in October each year and is all about celebrating modern ageing. 

Come along and celebrate ZestFest in Campbelltown.

See the full list of activities below or download a copy of our ZestFest Campbelltown 2019 Program(335 kb)

Get Online Week Celebration

Tuesday 15 October, 10am-12pm | Campbelltown Library, 171 Montacute Road, Newton

Come and learn how you can access helpful information online to stay active.  

Presentations from a range of guest speakers on topics to help you get and stay active online and in your community.

Morning tea provided.

Cost:   Free

Bookings: through Eventbrite or phone the Library on 8366 9299

Destination Holiday!

Tuesday 15 October, 1-3pm | Campbelltown Library, 171 Montacute Road, Newton

See how easy it is to plan, research and book your holidays using online tools. How to find the best deals and research activities to do on your holiday.

Cost:   Free

Bookings: through Eventbrite or phone the Library on 8366 9299

ZestFest Special Movie Screening

Thursday 17 October, 2-4 pm | Campbelltown Library, 171 Montacute Road, Newton

Come along to the Campbelltown Library for a special movie screening of the 1952 movie Million Dollar Mermaid courtesy of the National Film and Sound Archive.

Highly fictionalised aquatic biopic with Esther Williams portraying turn-of-the-century Australian swimming champion Annette Kellerman.

Our Local History Officer with share information about Annette Kellerman before the movie and we will finish with a tasty afternoon tea.

Cost:   Free

Bookings:  through Eventbrite  or phone the Library on 8366 9299

Daily Moves – Fitness Assessment Day

Friday 18 October (book in for your allocated time) | Campbelltown Council, 172 Montacute Road, Rostrevor

Are you over 65 and looking for a supportive physical activity program?

The Daily Moves program encourages participants to move their bodies for 30 minutes a day. 

When you join the program, you will undertake a free physical assessment and goal setting session, to create an individualised Daily Moves Plan.

This plan will provide some suggested activities based on your interests. If you choose to, you will also receive regular support, encouragement, mentoring and follow up assessments along the way. Check out Daily Moves at

Cost: Free

Bookings: Contact Daily Moves on 8372 5177 or email

“Bees and Blooms” - Afternoon Tea at the ArtHouse

Monday 21 October 1.30-3.30pm | Campbelltown ArtHouse, 168 Montacute Road, Rostrevor (next to Council)

Join us at the ArtHouse for a yummy afternoon tea of home made scones and tea/coffee.  Hear local artist Elizabeth Little talk on her current exhibition “In Bloom” followed by Sandra Ullrich from the Adelaide Bee Sanctuary who will tell us everything we need to know about “bees”. 

A perfect combination for Spring!

Cost: Free

Bookings:  Numbers limited - please contact Hayley on 8366 9362

Mindset for Life

Wednesday 23 & 30 October and 27 November (3 sessions) 9.30am-12.30 pm | Campbelltown Council, 172 Montacute Road, Rostrevor

Retirement can be a challenging time to work out who you want to be and what you want to do with your time.  Mindset for Life is a program to help you get your retirement off to a good start.    

Cost: Free

Bookings: Contact Cathie on 8366 9218 or

Thorndon Park Fitness Equipment - Launch

Monday 28 October 8.00 – 10.30 am | Thorndon Park, Hamilton Crescent, Paradise

Come along and join the Brilliant Walkers Group (Heart Foundation Walking Group) for an early morning walk, followed by a BBQ breakfast.  The morning will include a demonstration of how to use the new fitness equipment and modify exercises to accommodate injuries and different levels of ability.

Cost: Free

Bookings: Contact Cathie on 8366 9218 or

“Staying Connected Guide for over 60’s”

This new guide will be available during ZestFest in October. Watch this space!

ARC Membership Offer

531 Lower North East Road, Campbelltown

As part of the Campbelltown ZestFest celebrations, join any ARC membership in October and we will waive the joining fee!   

Check out the Fit For Life membership specifically designed for the over 55’s - Save $75! Visit for further information and to join.

Contact: The ARC on 8366 9350 or

For information on COTA and the State ZestFest program visit

PO Box 1, Campbelltown SA 5074 | 172 Montacute Rd, Rostrevor SA 5073
(08) 8366 9222|| ABN 37 379 133 969
ERACampbelltown Made South Australia
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