Local MP of Rockdale Visit Macquarie Lodge Retirement Village

January 25, 2019

A huge thank you to Rockdale Member of Parliament Stephen Kamper for meeting with the residents and staff at Macquarie Lodge Retirement Village today over afternoon tea. He was invited by residents to see the newly built village, as well as discuss nearby traffic issues. We’re excited to work together

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Unconditional Love at Barrington Lodge

January 18, 2019

You know it’s Wednesday at Barrington Lodge in New Town, a suburb north of Hobart, by the air of expectation around The Salvation Army’s aged care facility. It’s the day when a plastic bowl filled with water is placed outside one of the resident’s doors and a group of eager

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Valda Speaks Out About Aged Care

December 1, 2018

“I often wonder if I’m treated any better than the queen!” That is the sentiment of Valda, who felt compelled to speak out about her aged care centre after the Prime Minister’s announcement of a Royal Commission into aged care on Sunday. Valda Gosper has been a resident of Rosedurnate

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Macquarie Lodge Fete

November 11, 2018

On Saturday 10 November, Macquarie Lodge Residential Centre and Retirement Village hosted a successful Fete and Open Day, attracting just over 100 people from the local community, as well as the residents who live there. With a live Salvation Army band, free sausage sizzle, fairy floss stand, face painting, and

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