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Ardency Kennedy Place has a vibrant social calendar which encompasses everything from wellness initiatives to master-classes, guest speakers, long lunches, local excursions and more. Whether you’re enjoying a movie in the private cinema, relaxing with friends on the rooftop terrace, or immersing yourself in the greenery of the spacious communal gardens, every day at Ardency Kennedy Place bring new opportunities to feel engaged and inspired.


Complimentary piano lesson for you and a child

Join a private piano lesson with your grandchild or a child. Share this musical experience on a state-of-the-art Wertheim piano whose factory was formally on the site of our Ardency Kennedy Place Display

Lessons are on Mondays, 4 PM from 7 December until end of April 2021. Places are limited, secure your place now to avoid missing out.

Call (03) 8610 4889 to book

Construction commenced

Ardency Kennedy Place is entering an exciting phase of growth. View the latest construction update and estimates for key milestones.

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Take a Virtual Tour

The Ardency Kennedy Place experience comes to life in our new Display. Take a virtual tour within the display to see key apartment features and finishes including the spacious and lux kitchen, laundry and bathroom.

You can also enjoy 360 degree virtual tours of our luxurious five-star resident amenities, including rooftop terrace, masters club, resident’s lounge, BBQ area and private kitchen and dining.

Once you’ve met us virtually, book a one-on-one appointment today. Call +61 3 8610 4889.

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Join us for Jazz with The Paul Grabowsky Trio to celebrate construction commencing.

We invite you to an exclusive celebration to mark construction commencement at Ardency Kennedy Place. In partnership with the Melbourne Recital Centre, enjoy canapes and champagne along with an intimate jazz performance featuring Australian music legend Paul Grabowsky AO and his trio.
Thursday 25 February 2021:
10am - Now taking RSVPs.
12pm - Now taking RSVPs.
2pm - SOLD OUT
4pm - SOLD OUT
Discover the ultimate in over 55’s inner-city living with spacious apartments and 5-star facilities. Located on the site of the historic Wertheim piano factory, it is a place steeped in music and entertainment history.

Email to secure your spot

Celebrated opening with Bert and Patti Newton and James Halliday

Lendlease officially launched its new Display and luxury retirement living brand, Ardency, to Melbourne for the first time.

Bert Newton, together with wife Patti – were at the opening event to help launch the project and new display. Also in attendance and giving his approval to the new era of ‘retiring in style’ was wine royalty, James Halliday. A Q&A was held with James Halliday amidst four award winning local wineries that were set up in the display encouraging attendees to fill up their glass and learn about the wine palate and enjoy the tasting plates available.



To find out more about Ardency Kennedy Place, complete our contact form and a member of our friendly team will be in touch.

To find out more about your Lendlease Retirement Village, complete our contact form and a member of our friendly team will be in touch. Alternatively, to speak to one of our Customer Support Consultants please call 1800 550 550.