Are you interested in discounts at a range of businesses and services across Victoria? You’re eligible for the Victorian Seniors Card if you’re over 60, an Australian resident living in Victoria, and working less than 35 hours a week.
Here’s a look at some of the discounts you can find in Camberwell with the Seniors Card.
Trams or trains will take you into the heart of Camberwell’s shopping precinct. In particular, a diverse range of stores stretches along Burke Road!
At 833 Burke Road, The Palace Hotel already offers seniors up to 25 percent off its main meals. You can also enjoy a 10 percent discount on starters, sides, and drinks. Don’t worry, the menu has changed since the Hotel’s establishment in 1888!
Afterwards, wander into Trampoline Gelato for a great selection of gelato flavours. Trampoline is also renowned in Camberwell for its dairy free and vegan-friendly sorbets. It’s at 793 Burke Road, in the laneway to Camberwell’s Shopping Centre, The Well.
Find a Wonka-esque range of treats at The Chocolate Box at 761 Burke Road. Choose amongst truffles, chocolate bars, coated nuts, confectionary, chocolate liquorice logs and more. It also has historical flavour: established in 1958, The Chocolate Box in Camberwell is the family-owned company’s founding store. You’ll receive 10 percent off purchases of 15 dollars or more.
Shopping and Entertainment
Go Gold Class for 20 dollars at Rivoli Cinemas at 200 Camberwell Road! This applies to weekday movies commencing before five pm. Be sure to bring your Seniors Card!
Right opposite Rivoli is Camberwell Books and Collectibles. Wander the shelves of rare, antiquarian, or out-of-print books, and receive a 10 percent discount.
For the creative, Alter It at 933 Burke Road offers 10 percent off full-priced fabric and haberdashery. And nearby, Ecco Shoes offers a five percent discount on their shoes, bags and accessories. They’re at 807-809 Burke Road.
At Ted’s Cameras at 843 Burke Road, you’ll receive 10 percent off photo printing services and photography accessories. They also offer five percent off cameras and video camcorders.
To top it off, Joanne Mercer offers a 10 percent discount on their stylish range of women’s shoes. Find them at 785 Burke Road.
Services and Medical
Plenty of hearing and eye specialists offer discounts in Camberwell.
Connect Hearing receive up to 500 dollars off purchases. It’s at shop 111 in The Well on Camberwell Road.
Another option is Ear & Hearing Australia. They provide free hearing checks, 40 percent off full hearing assessments, and 600 dollars off a pair of premium hearing aids. Find them on 367 Camberwell Road.
Or, receive free hearing checks and 600 off a pair of premium digital hearing devices at Audio Clinic. They’re at 265 Camberwell Road.
EyeQ Optometrists are at 1414 Toorak Road. They offer 10 per cent off frames or 50 percent off your second pair of glasses.
Also, receive 10 percent off frames at Eyecare Plus Optometrists. Find them at 7 Cookson Street.
For counselling services, Life Resolutions offers a 20 percent discount on daytime appointments. They are at 520 Camberwell Road.
Applying for a Seniors Card
As you can see, proof of age might be more rewarding at 60 than at 18! You can apply online for your Seniors Card. Just allow four weeks to receive it.
Aged Care Weekly can connect you with reputable providers in Melbourne. Call (03) 9043- 1717, email firstname.lastname@example.org