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Life without limits: The retirement travel boom
Nothing compares to the sense of freedom that exploring new corners of the world represents. From grey nomads to the golden travel boom, people of retirement age are making the mos...
The Benefits of Community
From reducing stress to boosting longevity, having good friends is key to a happy life – something residents at Lendlease’s Lexington Gardens Retirement Villages know plenty about....
Lock up and Leave (without a worry in the world)
If there’s one thing retirement living lends itself to, it’s the joy of being able to jet off on epic adventures without having to stress about home burglars or dying plants.
Satya Prema Naidu is busier than ever, continuing to tutor VCE science while fully immersing herself in a packed calendar of classes at Lendlease’s Classic Residences Brighton.
Introducing Dad’s Army
The volunteers at Woodstock West Retirement Village in Bunbury WA are transforming their village with the power of lawn mowing and good old-fashioned mateship.Read more
The Mover And Shaker
I’ve always been a very social person, so when my husband and I moved to the village seven years ago, I wanted to get involved in everything that was happening – which in the beginning, wasn’t a whole lot. I started a book club, I introduced a night once a month where we go to the theatre, I joined the choir – that was one of the first things I did and that’s still going really well – and you could say I’m on the social committee. Last night we had a soiree and invited a classical guitarist to come in and play for an hour. There were about fifty residents there, we had a glass of wine, and it was absolutely lovely. The average age in this village is about 84 and my main aim is to get everyone out of their homes, outside of their four walls, and get involved in things. The village is wonderful; the location was a selling point but also we’ve since discovered that it’s just so good to live here. It’s extremely well run, and you can be as independent or as involved in the community as you want.Read more
The first 50 days: From moving to the joy of a new lifestyle
Reassuring the kids, signing the contract and meeting new neighbours – Jenny and Ian Hansen from Lendlease’s The Lakes, Bundaberg, share their experience of transitioning from their family home to a retirement community.Read more
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