Roslyn Lodge Fun Day

Roslyn Lodge Fantastic Inter-community Inter-generational Fun Day

The children came and read to the residents asking questions about their lives as they are learning about ‘Biographies’. The students will now go and write up about the residents they met and their lives. 😊 What a fun day. We engaged in shared reading and interviewing clients at Roslyn Lodge, consolidating and contextualising our […]

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Doyle Family On Tamborine

Doyle Family On Tamborine

I was delighted to meet Roy Doyle’s son Ian at Roslyn Lodge last weekend. The family have been visiting Roy as together they gathered in celebration of the life and times of Roy’s wife and their mother, Fran. The life of Fran, loved by so many, was celebrated at the Presbyterian Church. Fran and Roy […]

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Spring Is In The Air

Spring Is In The Air

Perfect weather for a drive from Wamuran Park Home to Redcliffe. We headed to the Lagoon and dipped our toes in the water, it was a bit chilly to swim but cooled us off enough in the warm spring sun. We had a big morning tea, probably too many choccie biscuits, tea and coffee. Then […]

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The Great Gatsby Event

The Great Gatsby Event

The dining room was transformed into an indulgence of glitz and glamour at Beaumont Care Peninsula at Kippa-Ring. There were strings of pearls and ruffles of feathers for the ladies, and the gentleman looked very sharp in their top hats and ties. We especially enjoyed playing games of trivia, listening to music blasted from the […]

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Vanilla the chicken

Vanilla the Chicken

We love Vanilla the chicken coming to visit us at Roslyn Lodge, Tamborine. Vanilla is the pet of resident Mary Edwards, and lovingly cared for by her daughter Helen and her family. There’s never a dull moment at the Lodge, and Vanilla keeps us on our toes. Vanilla is a regular at the Lodge, and […]

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Chooks Ekka

Chook Ekka at Rothwell

As part of our “Ekka” theme week in August our Physiotherapy Assistant Judd brought in two of his pet chooks to show the residents. The experience reignited memories in many of the residents who had previously had chooks themselves. These discussions from our special needs dementia unit residents is wonderful and truly engaging for us […]

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Honey the comforting poodle at Peninsula

Think I’ll sit down! Ah, that’s better!

Honey the comforting poodle at Peninsula, just wanted to make the most of the cushioned armrest. This little dog brings a lot of joy to Beaumont Care at Kippa-Ring. Thanks to all the volunteers, visitors and staff who help me with Honey every day in some way. Honey and I both love living here, the […]

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Sunday At Beaumont Care Peninsula

A Sunday At Peninsula

It was a delight to see all the visitors and residents enjoying each other’s company recently at Beaumont Care’s Kippa-Ring service, Peninsula. The staff are always so welcoming and were engaging with those coming into the home. Meira and the team were welcoming, a day for family to catch up, take photographs, pet Honey the […]

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Boutique Birds Show At Peninsula

Boutique Birds Show At Peninsula

Residents at Peninsula had an amazing experience interacting with Boutique Birds , they met 15 native Australian birds, smiles all around making everyone’s day brighter. Birds being perched on shoulders brought sheer joy to all, an excellent morning for all. Pictured are Pat Dowdle, Betty Paul, Daphne Kajewski and Gloria White. Story by Shona Murray, […]

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The Music Doctors Hoedown!

The Music Doctors Hoedown!

Roslyn Lodge residents put on their cowboy hats and boots recently and had a good old fashioned Hoedown! Enjoying a very special presentation by our fantastic band ‘The Music Doctors’ along with friends they invited to do a re-enactment of their country and western play they recently performed. It was a brilliant morning of toe […]

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