News at Brookland
Stay up to date with resident stories and community news at Brookland Robertson.
The movers and groovers
It’s a lot of fun at our villages as Brookland boogie!
Farewell to Brookland’s Brianne
We recently farewelled Brookland’s long-time admin assistant, Brianne, after 7 years.
Brookland residents brush up their skills in art class
Residents have been sharpening their skills and getting creative in a weekly art class.
Residents welcome support at Brookland
It was all about health and high tea last month as Brookland residents welcomed Nurse Concierge, Sophie.
Introducing Brookland’s new stage, The Banksia
To celebrate the launch of Brookland Robertson’s second and final stage, The Banksia, more than 50 guests joined Reside Communities Ambassador, Kay McGrath, for a special event.
A cut above the rest
Have you met our village hairdresser? The Brookland hair and beauty salon is always a hit with our residents! We caught up with senior hairstylist, Lorrae, for a chat about what’s been popular and the key trends for cutting-edge over 60’s looks.
Residents go back in time and step inside bohemian Paris
A cultural and creative day out in Brisbane… or was it France?!
Coronation celebrations and footy fever
Forget Buckingham Palace, Brookland was the place to be, as residents celebrated the coronation in style.
What’s brewing at our café this winter
Winter has arrived! From hearty soups to resident favourites, we’re looking at the best-of-the-best in winter warmers.
Then and now: the Brookland café
With Brookland’s new five-star Community Clubhouse up and running, what better time than now to take a look back at how things were, starting with the café!
A splashing good workout
Brookland Robertson’s brand-new Health Club has opened and residents are enjoying the new facilities.
Get the scoop on doing retirement right
All the highlights from the special Doing Retirement Right information event at Brookland Robertson, hosted by Kay McGrath.
The faces of Reside: Meet Valerie Howells of Brookland
Career nurse and carer of the elderly, Valerie Howells, was never considering moving into a retirement living community until she visited Brookland Robertson for an event.
Brookland’s new Clubhouse comes to life
Brookland residents have been enjoying their beautifully-appointed new community space complete with a cafe, bar, pool table, dining room and more.
Going red on Day for Daniel
On Friday, 28 October, Day for Daniel, our communities came together for a special event to raise awareness, funds, and our step count!
Brookland shows off five-star retirement lifestyle
Brookland Robertson has taken luxury retirement living to a whole new level, with the first stage of our $40 million community revamp now complete.
Brookland’s new five-star lifestyle is here
Our highly anticipated expansion of Brookland Robertson is now complete, signalling the start of a new era for our vibrant community.
Downsizing tips to upsize your life at Brookland
The downsizing journey to retirement takes careful planning, time and organisation, as you pack up one chapter of your life, ready to embrace your golden years. Read our tips designed to make your journey smooth and easy.
Garden of Remembrance
Sitting peacefully at the top of Wattle Terrace, the significance of Brookland’s Garden of Remembrance can’t just be seen.
We’re still buzzing after our Coffee & Cake events!
If you didn’t join us at Brookland Robertson or Samford Grove for one of our Coffee & Cake events recently, you missed out on some great conversation, freshly-brewed coffee and warm tasty treats.
The Faces of Reside
Meet Gerry Swan and Ted Wright of Brookland Robertson!
Brookland’s new display ‘apartment’ is officially open!
We’ve pulled out all the stops so you can experience Brookland’s new luxury apartments in real time! Our new display is now open.
Life within a Retirement Community during the Christmas Holiday period dealing with the Omicron virus
Brisbane based Retirement Operator – Reside Communities pro-actively planned for the opening of Queensland borders and the Omicron variant of Covid, anticipating likely impacts in early December 2021 and throughout the festive season.
Keeping our residents and staff safe during COVID-19
We’ve implemented new initiatives to ensure the wellbeing of our communities during these times. During these times, now more than ever, it is crucial that we all do our part to keep ourselves and those around us safe. At Reside Communities, the health and wellbeing of our residents and staff is paramount. To reduce the […]
Brisbane Festival comes to Brookland!
On Friday 17th of September, Brookland residents enjoyed Brisbane Festival’s free pop-up concert, Street Serenades, right on their doorstep!
Brookland’s own Julie recalls Hiroshima
On 6 August, 2021, the 76th anniversary of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Brookland resident and Hiroshima survivor Julie Parsons still recalls the day like it was yesterday.
Just announced! Superannuation boost for downsizers
We’ve unpacked the latest changes to the Downsizer Contributions Scheme just announced in the Federal Budget and what it means for Brisbane retirees.
Retirees flock to learn secrets of ‘thriving in retirement’
Brisbane seniors and their families turned out in force to gain a wealth of valuable insights at our special Thrive in Retirement information session at Brookland with Kay McGrath.
Discover the secrets to a happy retirement with Kay McGrath
Ever wanted to know the real secret to a happy retirement? TV legend Kay McGrath gives her insights at a very special free event at Brookland this month, while a panel of top industry experts will help you discover how to thrive!
Apartment living increasingly a perfect solution
Apartment living is becoming increasingly popular with a new generation of downsizers. It’s vital to choose wisely. Here are three questions to ask yourself.
Cleverly designed for Brisbane’s great climate
Clever design that celebrates Brisbane’s sub-tropical climate will be a standout feature of apartment living at Brookland.
Everything you need just outside your door
Brookland is perfectly located, with everything you need just outside your door.
$10,000 bonus to begin your next exciting phase of life
Could there be a better Christmas present than this? In the lead-up to the festive season, our exclusive Early Bird Bonus can save you $10,000 on a brand new apartment at Brookland.
Taking lifestyle to another level
Preliminary work is under way to help us prepare for our brand new Clubhouse and apartments, which are coming soon to Brookland.
Brookland to welcome new facilities & apartments
Brookland will soon welcome modernised resident facilities along with a range of brand new retirement living apartments.
Welcoming our newest residents
In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, there is still cause for celebration at Brookland Retirement Village as we welcome several new faces.
Meet our residents
Get to know some of the Brookland Retirement Village residents who have shared their experiences of village life and making the move.
Expo draws a crowd
Brookland Retirement Village’s recent Retirement Living Expo attracted more than 80 visitors to learn about retirement living and all the steps involved.
Brookland supports World’s Greatest Shave
The Brookland community has helped to raise more than $700 for World’s Greatest Shave.
Reside Communities acquires Brookland
Reside Communities is the proud new owner and operator of Brookland Retirement Village.
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