National Seniors Week Celebrations

It’s hard to believe it isn’t it? August is here already (give or take a couple more days), and along with it will no doubt come the wild westerly winds, but gorgeous blue skies that entice you outside anyway.

Along with August also comes National Seniors Week in QLD where a variety of events take place for seniors promoting positive health and living as well as celebrating all of the valuable contributions seniors make to our lives and our local communities.

Kicking off in most areas around the 18th of August keep your eyes peeled for events happening near you, from expos and exhibitions, to craft and dance classes, community luncheons, high teas and much much more. Local councils can often provide you with details of what is on where, as do your local community papers who often do special lift out features.

Of course Oak Tree is on the band wagon again this year either attending or hosting events in support of this yearly event.

  • Townsville – find out more about the brand new Oak Tree Retirement Village opening up in Rasmussen at the  Seniors Lifestyle Expo on the 20th of August. Pop by to see our stall, grab some information and have a chat to our Sales Manager Gary Bendall. 
  • Goodna – We’ll be at the Seniors Week Variety Day on the 18th of August held at the Ipswich show grounds. Proudly presented by the Ipswich City Council we will have our own stall giving out information on our wonderful village at Goodna. Be sure to pop by and get your invitation to our National Seniors Week Luncheon and Live entertainment afternoon being held at our village on the 21st of August.
  • Boronia Heights –  Oak Tree will be hosting a buffet luncheon with live entertainment and celebrations on the 19th of August. If you are interested in attending simply call the village and RSVP. We would love to see you there. Don’t forget to bring your smiles and your dancing shoes for will be a fun afternoon.
  • Burpengary – Come along to our Mini health and lifestyle expo held at the village on the 21st of August to visit stalls from an array of exhibitors from Australian Hearing, Churches of Christ, Caboolture U3A, The Travel experts and many more.

Plenty more Oak Tree events will be scheduled throughout this week at our various villages so watch this space for updates.  If you would like more information on what Oak Tree is doing or how you can be involved, please feel free to contact any of our villages for more information.

We hope you will embrace seniors week wherever you are and celebrate the positives of happy, healthy senior living.

Until next time,

Tarin

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