Upcoming FIS seminars in Queensland

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in Queensland.

Booking a FIS seminar

There are 2 ways to book a seminar.

You can email the FIS seminars booking team at least 3 days before the seminar. Don't forget to include:

  • the title, date and location of the seminar you want to go to
  • your phone number, or contact details, in case the seminar is cancelled
  • how you found out about the seminar, such as a newspaper, flyer or Facebook

You can also call our FIS seminar booking phone line and book over the phone.

Planning for retirement seminars

Understanding superannuation

Topics covered:

  • how superannuation works
  • who can contribute
  • accumulations and options within funds
  • access to superannuation
Location Venue Date and time
Maryborough Maryborough Council Library,
127 Bazaar Street
30 January, 4 pm to 5:45 pm

Getting ready for retirement seminars

Understanding retirement income streams

Topics covered:

  • how income streams work
  • options available
  • tax and Centrelink assessment
  • the consequences of your choices
Location Venue Date and time
Thuringowa Townsville Thuringowa Willows Service Centre,
Cnr Hervey Range Road and Kern Brothers Drive
28 November, 6 pm to 8 pm

Living in retirement seminars

Accommodation options in retirement

Topics covered:

  • your choice to own or not
  • how financial considerations can alter choice
  • Centrelink assessment for each choice
  • financial advantages and disadvantages
Location Venue Date and Time
Browns Plains Logan West Library,
69 Grand Plaza Drive
22 November, 9:30 am to 11:00 am
Thuringowa Townsville Thuringowa Willows Service Centre,
Cnr Hervey Range Road and Kern Brothers Drive
12 December, 6 pm to 8 pm
Gympie Gympie Service Centre,
27 O'Connell Street
24 January, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Understanding your pension

Topics covered:

  • choices and consequences
  • making the most of your pension
  • Centrelink assessment issues
  • rights and obligations
Location Venue Date and time
Kingaroy Kingaroy Service Centre,
21 Markwell Street
22 November, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Thuringowa Townsville Thuringowa Willows Service Centre,
Cnr Harvey Range Road and Kern Brothers Drive
27 November, 6 pm to 8 pm
Indooroopilly Indooroopilly Library,
Level 4, 322 Moggill Road
28 November, 2 pm to 4 pm
Noosaville Noosa Service Centre,
28 Eenie Creek Road
12 December, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Gympie Gympie Service Centre,
27 O'Connell Street
13 December, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Noosaville Noosa Service Centre,
28 Eenie Creek Road
16 January, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Maryborough Maryborough Council Library,
127 Bazaar Street
23 January, 4:00 pm to 5:45 pm

General interest seminars

Centrelink and Carers

Topics covered:

  • Assistance for carers
Location Venue Date and time
Indooroopilly Indooroopilly Library,
Level 4, 322 Moggill Road
21 November, 2 pm to 4 pm
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Page last updated: 21 November 2018