The recent bushfire crisis has pushed natural disasters and the environment to the top of many South Australians’ minds. The Plug-in and COTA SA want to ensure that older Australians are being heard so The Plug-in conducted a survey to find out how people aged 50+ were feeling. This survey allowed people to share what they were thinking, their experiences and how this crisis has shaped their thoughts on climate change and the future.

As always, the important work of The Plug-in helps inform how COTA SA can continue to best support the interests and futures of South Australians as we age.

Here’s what we discovered…


For further information please contact Tegan Syrus, The Plug-in Coordinator on (08) 8224 5526 or email