This resource offers sports clubs, recreation and fitness organisations practical strategies and
resources to encourage older people to participate in sport and recreation clubs and associations
Older Victorians are living longer. The ageing population in Australia represents a dramatic evolutionary shift with the number of people aged 65 years and over exceeding the number of children by 2025. With a life expectancy of 87 years, the added years of life for many Victorians are lived free from disability.