Category: Retirement

Drayton Villas wins Carnival of Flowers award

Residents of Drayton Villas Retirement Village are celebrating bringing home a ‘Highly Commended’ award in The Chronicle Garden Competition.

My tenth decade

Tarragal Manor resident Trevor Fist shares his perspective on facing his ‘tenth’ decade.

Drayton Villas raises over $3400 for drought relief

Drayton Villas Retirement Village in Toowoomba raised $3439 for drought relief at its Seniors’ Spring Fair on Saturday 29th September.

Generations come together at Harwin

Harwin Retirement Village was a hive of activity this week when students from Thomas More College visited as part of a community service initiative.

Bartonvale Gardens raises $838 for Autism SA

Residents and staff at Bartonvale Gardens Retirement Village raised an impressive $838 for Autism SA at a village event this week.

Tea Tree Gardens raises $2500 for Flying Doctors

Tea Tree Gardens Retirement Village raised $2500 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia at a fun-packed village event last week.

Next stop Hollywood for Noyea Riverside residents

Residents of Noyea Riverside Retirement Village are preparing to be stars of the silver screen, with a short film due to be shot at the Mount Warren Park community this month.

Ewa enjoying a new lease of life at Bartonvale Gardens

When Ewa Inglis made the short move from her home near Bartonvale Gardens into a care apartment at the Enfield retirement village, her peace of mind improved almost immediately.

Newling Gardens to celebrate creativity at showcase event

Residents of Newling Gardens Retirement Village are looking forward to proving that retirement is a time for creativity and originality at their upcoming art showcase.

Carlyle Gardens raises $5000 for drought relief

Carlyle Gardens Retirement Village in Bargara raised $5000 for drought relief at a garage sale on Saturday 8th September.

Community spirit shining bright at Tea Tree Gardens

Modern retirement villages offer a sense of togetherness and social connection just like suburban communities of yesteryear, says Tea Tree Gardens resident, Anne Miller.

Tarragal Manor’s Olga dances her way to 100

Don’t be surprised if Tarragal Manor resident Olga Hird dances the night away when she celebrates her 100th birthday on 11th September.