Happy Birthday Ivy!

Ivy’s 101st Birthday Party

Ivy Caldcleugh has turned 101! She celebrated with an elegant high tea birthday celebration with her special friends, with Pat Dowdle acknowledging Ivy’s milestone in the exclusive 100 Club! Ivy especially enjoyed her party and her beautiful chocolate cake. Happy Birthday Ivy you are a very special lady to all and absolutely amazing at 101. […]

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Roslyn Lodge had a visit from a fluffy friend!

Tinker Tailor

Roslyn Lodge had a visit from a very fluffy friend! Resident Nola Hooper has welcomed new 5-month kitten ‘Tinker’ to her family. Tinker, named after the rhyme ‘Tinker, Tailor…’ came and visited us for the day as she is cared for by lovely friends Michael and Julie. Julie, transports Tinker in the pram which is […]

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Congratulations to Gerhard Bargen!

Great, Great, Grandfather Gerhard

Congratulations to a very proud Grandfather Gerhard Bargen who at 101 years old announced today in church that his Great Grandson has announced the birth of Gerhard’s Great, Great Grand daughter! After 4 great, great grandsons, Gerhard has a girl! Welcome to the world a beautiful bouncing bonny girl to parents Zachary and Libby. All […]

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Happy Valentine's Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

On Valentine’s day we celebrated with a special luncheon thanks to our amazing kitchen staff and Chef Deb who put on a beautiful Roast Lamb lunch for the residents and all the spouses too. We swayed to the crooning’s of Dean Martin and indulged in chocolate heaven a dessert of Chocolate cake with chocolate mousse, […]

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Australia Day at Peninsula

Australia Day at Peninsula

Residents celebrated Australia day with a fun dress up and concert with Bobby, we cooked up lots of damper and lamingtons enjoyed by all, and everyone had a great day in true Aussie style. Story by Shona Murray, Diversional Therapist, Beaumont Care Peninsula

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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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Australia Day Celebrations at Rothwell

Australia Day Celebrations at Rothwell

Residents had lots of laughs during our thong throwing competition on Australia Day. Luckily we had 2 thongs as one of our ladies managed to throw hers up onto the roof. Another ended up a boomerang thong – it kept coming back! These were our proud winners in the ladies and men’s competition. Here is […]

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Waitangi Day at Redcliffe

Waitangi Day at Redcliffe

This year we celebrated Waitangi Day at Redcliffe enjoyed by residents and visitors, staff and doctor. Katrina Russell organised, baked and spent many hours in the planning of Waitangi Day providing the NZ fare.  Lots of L&P fizzy drink, a NZ soft drink was a special treat.  Our baked goods consisted of Louise Cake, Batchelor’s […]

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Living With Voices

Living With Voices

Wamuran Park Home was privileged to hear first-hand from Steven Dolman, Consumer/Carer Consultant, providing mental health care supports for those who hear voices. Steven works to reduce stigma as an educator delivering peer support. Steven is driven to communicate and help people through his own lived experiences and has a message of “being on your […]

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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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