Oak Tree News

Italian lunch rolls around again at oak tree goonellabah

Italian lunch rolls around again at
oak tree goonellabah

It was that time of year again in Goonellabah (Lismore) when the village hosted its annual Italian Lunch.
Downsizing and Decluttering

Downsizing and Decluttering

Downsizing and decluttering have become de rigueur thanks to the bevvy of lifestyle shows at our disposal. From Marie Kondo to Hoarders.com, there is much inspiration and fascination in seeing possessions discarded, recycled or repurposed.
Travel for Seniors

Residents enjoy
bus tour of the carnival gardens

Retirement can be a wonderful time to take a trip to visit friends and family or discover a new destination. After many years of hard work, you now have the time to travel, be it locally or internationally.

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Darling heights residents enjoy bus tour of the carnival gardens

Darling heights residents enjoy bus tour of the carnival gardens

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

The residents of our Platz Street (Toowoomba) Oak Tree Retirement Village ventured out last Thursday on a bus trip tour of the local carnival gardens. The Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is in its 70th year and is always a highlight of the Toowoomba spring calendar.

Soil has turned on Oak Tree’s newest development at Pelican Waters

Soil has turned on Oak Tree’s newest development at Pelican Waters

Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Oak Tree Group is elated to commence construction in what is a first for the Oak Tree Group, our first low-rise apartment development, Oak Tree Retirement Village At the Marina Pelican Waters.

Oak Tree Hosts CWA Recognition Dinner

Oak Tree Hosts CWA Recognition Dinner

Wednesday, 11 September 2019

On 5th September 2019 Oak Tree Directors Mark Bindon and Franco De Pasquale, along with National Manager Melissa Luck were honoured and delighted to host the QCWA Recognition Dinner for the Toowoomba region members.

Grand Opening Event at Oak Tree Rutherford

Grand Opening Event at Oak Tree Rutherford

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

We are proud to announce the grand opening of our latest village in Rutherford, NSW. Rutherford is in the picturesque world-renowned Hunter Valley wine region, just two hours north of Sydney and 45 minutes drive from Newcastle.

Getting Into The “Great Outdoors”

Getting Into The “Great Outdoors”

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Most people would agree that getting some time outdoors elevates one’s general sense of well-being. Now there is scientific research to prove the many benefits of being outdoors. It is important for young people and seniors alike to spend time outdoors.

Seniors and Technology

Seniors and Technology

Wednesday, 07 August 2019

On Friday 23 August, 2019, our Oak Tree Norman Gardens Village will host an intergenerational technology event designed to teach juniors and seniors all things tech!

Seniors today spend a large part of their leisure time on their TV’s, computers, tablets or ..

Oak Tree Boolaroo has Grand Opening

Oak Tree Boolaroo has Grand Opening

Monday, 29 July 2019

Last weekend marked the Grand Opening of our Boolaroo Village in Newcastle.

Located only 19km’s west of Newcastle, Oak Tree Retirement Village Boolaroo offers an abundance of services and an amazing location for seniors to retire comfortably.

Pets and Seniors

Pets and Seniors

Friday, 26 July 2019

Australians love their furry friends. Whether they are the bow wow, meow variety or the feathered variety, the family pet is a huge part of our lives. Pet ownership in Australia is one of the highest in the world with an estimated figure of more than 24 million pets in Australia. Dogs are the most common pet, with 38% of households owning a dog.

Oak Tree Moss Vale Opens Display

Oak Tree Moss Vale Opens Display

Monday, 22 July 2019

It has been busy times at our newest retirement village in Moss Vale with the opening of our gorgeous new display home.

Moss Vale is a charming town located just under two hours south of Sydney. The town’s thriving businesses, cafes...

Oak Tree Warwick Celebrates Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival

Oak Tree Warwick Celebrates Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival

Friday, 19 July 2019

The Annual Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival in Warwick is here!

Held from 18 – 29 July 2019, Jumpers and Jazz is an annual festival that occurs in Warwick, on Queensland’s Southern Downs.

Finding the Right Retirement Village

Finding the Right Retirement Village

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

There are many decisions to be made in retirement. One of the biggest is deciding where to spend your retirement years and how you want to live them. For many senior Australians, the decision to move into a retirement village involves a decision-making process that takes...

Kids in the Kitchen at Oak Tree Mudgee

Kids in the Kitchen at Oak Tree Mudgee

Thursday, 11 July 2019

Our Oak Tree Retirement Village in Mudgee hosted a fabulous Kids in the Kitchen Event which saw residents, friends and family being the lucky culinary recipients of a delicious 2-course lunch, lovingly prepared by teenage cooking enthusiasts.

Gearing up for Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival

Gearing up for Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival

Tuesday, 09 July 2019

Preparations are well underway for the Annual Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival to be held in Warwick from 18 – 29 July 2019.

Oak Tree Retirement Villages is a proud sponsor of this vibrant and community spirited event that draws throngs of crowd

Biggest Morning Tea 2019

Biggest Morning Tea 2019

Friday, 28 June 2019

The tables were elegantly set and bursting with treats to eat. Hundreds of cups of tea were poured and sipped, and much merriment and joy was had at Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea events hosted by many of our Oak Tree Retirement Villages over the last weeks.

Oak Tree Mudgee Welcomes Our First Residents

Oak Tree Mudgee Welcomes Our First Residents

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Exciting times at Oak Tree Retirement Villages Mudgee as we welcome our first residents. The final touches are currently underway before our official opening 24th May.

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