Enjoying Planned Retirement (EPR) End of Year Celebrations

By December 12, 20062 Comments

Enjoying Planned Retirement (EPR) is a vibrant community group based at the North Ringwood Senior Citizens Centre at Norwood Park. EPR aims to provide a range of activities for senior citizens and retirees.

To celebrate the end of 2006 EPR provided a barbeque as well as a game of bocce. With 490 members, EPR is one of Maroondah’s largest senior citizens groups and provides a diverse range of activities ranging from theatre, music, craft, sports and day trips.

What makes EPR remarkable is that a significant proportion of its membership base is actively involved within the organisation. This means that a wide variety of activities can be supported and that the burden of planning events does not rest with just a few committee members.

The cooperation and dedication of EPR’s membership base distinguish it from many other organisations. With such a vibrant membership, EPR is bound to flourish in 2007.

Alex Makin

Alex Makin

Alex Makin is a councillor for the Mullum Ward in the City of Maroondah. Alex has been a councillor since 2005, representing ratepayers, businesses, community groups and residents. I aim to continue making a difference and welcome any thoughts you may have in regard to life, community and business in Maroondah. Phone: (03) 9870 8202 or 0408 311 645 Email:


  • bonni says:


    Thanks for your nice webpage. Can you please give me the contact info for the person who coordinates the senior theatre program at the EPR. I’d like to make contact with them to find out what kind of theatre they do.

    You can find our more about us at the website listed below. We maintain the largest database in senior theatre so that everyone the in the field can be connected.

    Thanks for your efforts!


  • Alex Makin says:

    Hello Bonnie,

    Thank you for your email, I’m glad you’ve found my website to be informative.

    The Coordinator of the EPR Theatre Group is Eileen Myers, she can be contacted via EPR at:

    Enjoying Planned Retirement Inc.
    Norwood Park Community Centre
    Warrandyte Road

    EPR provide both a drama theatre group as well as musical theatre. The musical theatre group is called Spotlighters and they can be contacted at the same address.



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