Freda keeping busy making beautiful knitted dolls

A Treasure of Talent

Freda is a very artistic resident who is kept busy and happy with her passion for making knitted dolls. Freda has been knitting and crocheting since she was in school in England as a young girl. Freda donates her dolls to hospitals and charitable organisations and sells on request. Freda is very special and her […]

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Wamuran Park Home residents having a game of Ten Pin Bowling in Caboolture

What A Game!

Today Wamuran Park Home residents had an early game of Ten Pin Bowling in Caboolture, highly recommended if you haven’t played for a while. The games started a bit slow until the strikes started coming. Alfio and Jon had strikes but we won’t mention which player (Carer Lisa) had four strikes! After bowls we had […]

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Fun and Games

Fun and Games

  On our bus trip today we headed to Pumicestone Park on the Pumicestone Passage at Donnybrook, starting with a cuppa and cake.   We then tried our hand at playing croquet – which is harder than you think!   We all had fun attempting to hit the balls through the hoops. In the end […]

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Ducked the rain at Jalla’s for tea and scones

Jalla’s Coffee Shop

Woodford was our destination today and we ducked the rain at Jalla’s for tea and scones. Afterwards, we took a different route home and turned towards Mt Mee. Wow, the sweeping views of the hillsides, gullies and swollen creeks. We ended up at Campbell’s pocket road and the view was beautiful with only a slight […]

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Festival and Art Show - Rothwell

Festival and Art Show – Rothwell

Congratulations to all the prize winners of the annual Spring Colour Festival and Art Show at Rothwell. Residents love their painting and drawing sessions with Wayne Tribe, culminating in a fantastic week of art and craft exhibition at the service with items for local sale. Spring food festivities also play a big part in the […]

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Leisure and Lifestyle Brekkie

Our L&L ladies were on the job early this morning at Redcliffe, preparing a one December brekkie for residents, of bacon, eggs, tomato, toast, juice, tea and coffee. Our Placement Manager Colleen was meeting a new client to the service early this morning, when she happened upon this happy group and snapped this shot. Story […]

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Girl Guides Flower-Power

Roslyn Lodge Manager Tracey Sykes says a big thank you to the Tamborine Mountain Senior Guides for a joyful visit with the residents of the Lodge. “It was a lovely treat and the flowers have brightened everyone’s day. The Senior Guides patrol provided a Christmas concert and flowers to all residents. Thanks also for the […]

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Woodford Museum and Library

Woodford Museum and Library

Today Wam residents ventured out in the rain and headed to the lovely town of Woodford. We had a cup of tea to warm ourselves up under the shelter in the middle of town before heading to the Museum and Library. Residents enjoyed looking at the splendid artwork and taking in the history of Woodford […]

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Melbourne Cup day at Beaumont Care Redcliffe

Melbourne Cup 2017

It was a busy day for residents, and staff, this Melbourne Cup day at Redcliffe. There were sweeps, raffles and best hats…even a fashion parade by nursing staff. Residents enjoyed making their special hats for the race…flowers and ribbon everywhere! Everyone got into the racing spirit,…even our staff were jockeys for the day. Overall, everyone […]

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Enid is a picture of concentration

Picture of Concentration

Starting our art project for the upcoming Artisan Fayre on Tamborine Mountain. Enid is a picture of concentration. Residents participate fully with happenings on the mountain, their long term home. Beaumont Care encourages this with a coach and Leisure and Lifestyle personnel and driver, encouraging and accompanying residents to get out and about. Story by […]

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