What is the 60+Club?
60+Club is a free platform that provides information and issues directly related to Australians aged 60 years and over.
Everything we share, discuss and publish is directly tailored to the Over 60s. We cover a wide range of topical content, from health and wellbeing insights, blog articles, eBooks, humour, Govt information, quotes, crosswords, historical photograph gallery and more.
Our blogs articles cater to all over 60s with a diverse mix of categories, such as; Memory, Money & Finance, Bone health, Health, Happiness, Loneliness, Lifestyle, Exercise, News, Pets, Technology and many more. 60+Club articles are topics requested by our readers, which are sourced from experts and industry specialists.
Govt info & Helpful links
Get access to heap of Government information, general advice, community links and insights for older Australians. Discover benefits you may not have known existed via various Government pages covering MoneySmart, superannuation, retirement, Centrelink, aged care services and more.
The 60+Club printable eBook is split in to 4 volumes. Each volume discusses topical issues centred on health, wellbeing and handy ideas to help you enjoy your 60s and beyond. Each chapter has been compiled from factual and evidence-based content, unbiased, derived from years of research, case studies and social testing with statements from industry experts in the field.
Be Social & enjoy its many benefits
Does being social maintain positive health? Absolutely. Social groups are incredibly important, especially for those over 50. Social support is one of the major buffers we have against depressive disorders and a flourishing level of mental wellbeing. Our Be Social page is dedicated to encouraging our readers to be social. Including advice from industry experts, case studies, helpful links and more.
Insights directory & Fun stuff
Our Insights portal directory covers a range of page options depending on what you’re looking for. It includes helpful links and information for older Australian adults, as well as humour, memorable images from the ‘Olden Days’, fun and insightful quotes, volunteering information and much more.
Blog articles for the Over 60s
Fun & noteworthy quotes
“I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.” Lauren Bacall
“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” Henry Ford
“Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.” Francis Bacon
“I’m not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You’re as old as you feel.” Henri Frederic Amiel
“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” Mark Twain
“The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.” Marjorie Pay Hinckley
“I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.” Rita Mae Brown
“It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” Abraham Lincoln
“I am old but I am forever young at heart. We are always the same age inside. Know that you are the perfect age. Each year is special and precious, you can only live it once. Do not regret growing older, it’s a privilege denied to many!” Richard Gere
“Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it.” William Feather
Brighten up your day with some humour
Three old guys were out walking.
First one said, “Windy, isn’t it?”
The second one said, “No, it’s Thursday!”
The third one said, “So am I. Let’s go get a beer!”
If you think nobody cares whether you’re alive, try missing a couple of payments.
My grandmother was a very tough woman. She buried three husbands and two of them were just napping.
Q: What is the most common remark made by 60+ year old’s when they browse an antique store?
A: I remember these.
Q: Why do old people smile all the time?
A: Because they can’t hear a word you’re saying!
I think my neighbour is stalking me as she’s been googling my name on her computer. I saw it through my telescope last night.
A Man Goes to the Barber and the Barber Asks, “How Would You Like Your Hair Cut?”
The man says, “In silence.”
A couple of elderly men were venting their frustrations about the woes of modern technology.
“I just can’t ever seem to remember my darn passwords,” grumbled one of them.
The other one smiled. “Oh really? I can never forget mine!”
“How do you manage it?” asked the first guy curiously.
“Well, I simply set all my passwords to ‘Incorrect’ so that whenever I’m told that my password is incorrect, I’ll remember it!”
Did you know that dolphins are so smart that within a few weeks of captivity, they can train people to stand on the very edge of the pool and throw them fish?
60+Club eBooks • 4 Volumes
Laughter, the key to happiness
Volume 1 | Pages 10-31
Smile, it’s actually good for you
Volume 1 | Pages 32-48
Exercising after 60
Volume 2 | Pages 51-65
Staying healthy & keeping positive
Volume 2 | Pages 66-88
Why you need a good night’s sleep
Volume 3 | Pages 91-101
Why being social is good for your health
Volume 3 | Pages 102-117
Why being generous after 60 is good for you
Volume 3 | Pages 118-127
Staying relaxed after 60
Volume 4 | Pages 131-155
Techniques to keeping your memory active
Volume 4 | Pages 156-178
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- True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
- I am old but I am forever young at heart. We are always the same age inside. Know that you are the perfect age. Each year is special and precious, you can only live it once. Do not regret growing older, it's a privilege denied to many!
- Happiness depends upon ourselves.
- Smiling: None are so rich they can get along without it, and none so poor but are richer for its benefits.
- Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
- I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.
- No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
- I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.
- Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
- Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
- The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
- The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly,