Category: Community story

The Verge celebrates its first Christmas!

The lights are beaming, tinsel is glimmering, and the baubles are dazzling – Holly Jolly – The Verge is celebrating its first Christmas.

Thirty-year celebrations for Toowoomba’s first retirement community

Grab your leather jacket and take a trip down memory lane with Toowoomba’s first retirement community, Drayton Villas Retirement Village, who recently celebrated its 30th anniversary.

Feline friends make life better for Glengara Care residents

Two tortoiseshell cats are living their best lives at Glengara Private Aged Care in Tumbi Umbi with their owners Joan Simpson-Morgan and Elly Buchanan.

Retire Air ready for take-off

Glengowrie Retirement Village residents have their boarding passes ready to take in a taste of Cairo, Auckland and Athens.

Try a taste of Glengara Care at home

Home cooks can now get a taste of Glengara Care’s fine-dining dishes, thanks to a recipe book compiled by executive chef Craig Etches.

Residents embrace puppy power and yoga hour

You’ll find a downward-facing dog pose included in most yoga classes, but it’s a popular puppy called Pablo helping residents find calm at The Verge.

Australia’s newest bowling green to be built at The Green Tarragindi Retirement Village

The development of Australia’s newest, championship-quality bowling green will be at the centre of The Green Tarragindi Retirement Village.

Behind the expert team keeping Glengara Aged Care green

Behind the carefully shaped hedges and award-winning subtropical gardens is a team of very busy gardeners dedicated to making Glengara Care’s expansive surroundings green.

The Rise officially opens

Opening of The Rise at Wood Glen meets growing demand for luxury retirement living on the Central Coast.

Going green at The Verge

The Verge has been awarded a 4 Star Green Star rating, representing best practice in sustainable design.

Happy the horse is a hit at Newling Gardens

While city folks have therapy dogs for companionship and to enhance wellbeing, they do things a little differently at Newling Gardens Retirement Village in Armidale.

Adelaide retirees embrace retirement village living during pandemic

Demand for retirement village living in Tea Tree Gardens has surged in recent months, with many new residents saying they feel safer than being in the wider community during a pandemic.