The Laurels
Retirement Village

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   2 Hutchinson Street, Mount Barker SA 5251

About The Laurels Retirement Village

The Laurels is named after ‘The Laurels Estate’, a 150 year-old historic mansion that has been exquisitely restored and remains the centrepiece of the village. This is one of South Australia’s oldest and grandest homes with heritage listed features, high ceilings and ornate detailing. At The Laurels you’ll discover a place to connect, where you will be known by name and surrounded by a community of like-minded people who look out for you. Residents enjoy time with pets, family and friends, secure in the knowledge that care and support are always close by.

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157 homes

2 & 3 bedrooms

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Serviced apartments & independent living

RetireAustralia Home Care services

Pet friendly

24 hour emergency call system

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In the community centre you will find a billiards area, movie room, lounge and library, it provides an elegant space in which residents can relax and socialise. Our vibrant village community also hosts regular social events, monthly functions, and popular activities like bingo and happy hours. This is truly the perfect place to enjoy a comfortable and relaxed lifestyle, amidst safe, secure and connected, picturesque surroundings.

Property Types

Independent living units
The village’s two and three-bedroom independent living units are spacious and filled with natural light. Each unit has an adjoining garage, a contemporary open-plan layout, and a private courtyard, with plenty of room to bring your pet.

Serviced apartments
Our purpose-built serviced apartments are perfect if you are starting to need a little more support and want to continue living independently. Conveniently located within the village’s community centre, our spacious one-bedroom apartments feature a private ensuite and kitchenette with ample storage.
With our trusted team taking care of housekeeping, maintenance, and providing nutritious meals daily, you’ll have the freedom to maintain your independence and to make the call on what matters most to you.


With our dedicated village management and support teams taking care of gardening and maintenance, you’ll have all the time and opportunity to enjoy the things you love with the people you love.

If you ever need more care and support, you can continue to live in your own home and community with support from RetireAustralia Home Care. You also have the option of transferring to a serviced apartment in your village.


The Laurels is nestled in Mount Barker, a charming Adelaide Hills suburb 33km from the Adelaide CBD. The Mount Barker Central shopping centre is a short walk away, with grocery stores, specialty shops, hairdressers, cafes and medical services close by.

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2 Hutchinson Street, Mount Barker SA 5251
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Opening Hours
  • Mo: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tu: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • We: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Th: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Fr: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Laurels

2 Hutchinson Street, Mount Barker SA 5251, Australia

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Call us on 1300 687 738 or enter your details and a friendly member of our team will get in touch to help you find what you’re looking for.

COVIDSafe appointments

We offer COVIDsafe property inspections and tours of our community facilities in line with the latest government advice.

Find out more about our response to COVID-19 here.

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