Social Activities Group

Clota Cottage Social Support Program is funded by both State and Federal Governments. The program offers social and active aging activities to eligible members of the community, in particular older members of the community who are living independently.


Activities include:


Social Afternoon Tea and Cards Group


This group meets on Mondays 1.00pm  - 3.00pm for social cards a cuppa and a chat.


Cost $5


Exercise Classes


Tai Chi for Arthritis 

Thursdays 10:30am 

This class is especially designed for older adults and people with arthritis or other physical restrictions. The form taught is easy to perform, safe, easy to learn and suitable for all fitness levels. Includes morning tea. (11.30am)


Cost $5 per class (funded)   $15 full fee  


Gentle Exercise and Strength Training

Thursdays 12 noon

This exercise class will help with joint mobility and general muscle strengthening. Portions of the class are seated and exercises may incorporate the use of weights and bands. Includes morning tea (11.30am)


Cost $5 per class (funded) $15 full fee


 Midday Movies


Wednesdays 12:00 noon


July 31 -The Wife - stars Glenn Close and Jonathon Price


August 28 - The Guernsey Literary and Potato Pie Society - stars Lily James and Michael Huisman


Relax and enjoy a good movie with great company. Light meal included.

Cost $3 


Save the Dates for upcoming excursions


Booking is essential for these activities


Wednesday July 24

Christmas In July at Rose Cottage (Bus is booked out)


Monday August 12

Morning Melodies at Cherry Tree Tavern 10am

Cost $15 includes lunch


Thursday August 22

Join us for lunch at the Box Hill RSL 1:15pm


Wednesday September 4

Whitehorse Centre featuring Tenori Tenors 10am

$20 for show plus own costs for lunch at the Blackburn Hotel. (Tickets selling fast)


Thursday September 19

Join us for lunch at the Box Hill RSL 1:15pm


Complaints and Suggestions


If you would like to make a formal  complaint about the Social Support Program, please download the complaints form from the forms section, or contact the office for a hard copy.


If you have a suggestion for improvement or new activity please write it down and put it in the Suggestion Box in the office or use the contact button at the top of the screen and email it to us.



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