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    on the village name to be directed to that village s news SOCIALISING AT SAMFORD GROVE Our monthly bbq dinner was held last Friday night and as usual at these events the girls put their feet up and the boys took over the bbq With the evenings warming up and Spring in the air our residents joined together for great food and conversation Samford Grove offers many opportunities to enjoy regular outings in our village bus such as our recent mystery tour or to simply enjoy a chat and morning tea in our Community Centre Sept 3 2011 MONTHLY BBQ New residents within the village all met again at the BBQ held in the community area Samford Grove residents change from time to time their monthly get togethers range from a formal dinner to casual dining Music played in the background for all to enjoy Sunday Music at the Grove is open for anyone to come along Call the office to check on dates or view the Activities calendar provided on the web Call 3289 3372 Monday to Friday 10 30 to 3 30 to inspect what Samford Grove has to offer you and put your name on the newsletter for regular updates on what is happening August 19 2011 BROOKLANDS EXCLUSIVE OVER 90 S CLUB Every year Brookland Village celebrate the achievements of our Over 90 s by hosting a special morning tea This year there were 2 Residents that were invited to join this exclusive club and were presented with their certificates at the morning tea October 15 2011 BUGGY RIDE HOME Brookland Residents are lucky enough to have a golf buggy to transport them to and from our Community Centre This service takes Residents home from lunch hairdressing appointments and the like It has proved to be

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    requests for Coffee and Cakes Why not come along and try a cappuccino for yourself The Take 5 Club Cafe is open to all Lee Village Coordinator APRIL 1 2011 EASTER BRUNCH Brookland will be hosting an Easter Brunch on 19th April at 10 30 all welcome call 3345 9143 to book your space As in past years there will be an Easter bonnet competition with prizes raffles and fun times with any funds raised going to Sunnybank Salisbury Meals on Wheels The usual morning tea was held by the Brookland Social Committee welcoming our newest residents to the village Come along and see our fully refurbished spacious units in the beautiful 12 5 acre spacious grounds we continually hear from visitors what a spacious area we have within out village Come along and have a meal with or cake and coffee and taste the delights prepared by out Pastry Cook Kaye Retirement Living Manager Lee is on a well deserved holiday MARCH 25 2011 SOCIAL CLUB BUS TRIP Bill our Social club president has been busy again organising wonderful outings for the Residents today They had the bus all packed for a day out at Cascade Gardens on the Gold Coast it certainly was a lovely day to chose no rain in sight bright blue skies and sunshine lets hope it stays like that Lee Village Coordinator MARCH 18 2011 BROOKLAND GOES GREEN FOR ST PAT St Patrick s Day at Brookland Staff and Residents joined forces in all their green glory to celebrate this special day enjoying Beef and Guiness Pies with mash green jelly and ice cream as they sang along to all the lovely Irish Ballads of yesteryear Feel free to join in our fun at Brookland with a visit Mon Fri 10 30 3 30 or phone for an appointment on 1300 55 65 75 we would be happy to show you around our village Lee Village Coordinator MARCH 11 2011 PAMPERING AT BROOKLAND Our in house hairdresser Lorrae is only one of many services Brookland provide for our Residents We have a doctor visit once a fortnight Podiatrist once a month and of course our Gym instructor once a week our Hairdresser is of course the most popular Feel free to drop into our Village Posted by Lee Village Coordinator MARCH 4 2011 WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT BROOKLAND The afternoons are becoming busier here at Brookland our Indoor Bowls teams are in full swing Billiards and cards all played in our Community Centre every Wednesday Brookland offers a variety of activities including craft choir china painting and thi chi to name just a few Posted by Lee Village Coordinator FEBRUARY 25 2011 RESIDENT PARTICIPATION Every month small groups of Residents gather to chat with our Care Facilitators This gives residents an opportunity to comment on their area of the Village and make suggestions also this helps them to stay in touch with their neighbours Come and see what life can really be at Brookland or

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  • Brookland News
    click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar NEW MEMBER OF OVER 90 S CLUB January 27 2012 The newest member of our Over 90s club was presented with his certificate by Elizabeth who has taken on the role of ensuring that all members of this exclusive club are recognised on this achievement George celebrates his 90 th birthday on Australia Day Our Over 90 s club have their special Morning Tea every year which they all look forward to We wish George and all our Residents a wonderful Australia Day BROOKLAND RESIDENTS BUSILY PLANNING EVENTS FOR 2012 January 13 2012 Visitors have been returning to inspect our villas and units with a view to moving in to Brookland Village to take advantage of our relaxed hassle free lifestyle Let us take the worry out of your life by looking after the mundane and stressful day to day maintenance issues that arise Time to relax and enjoy loads of outings and day trips to take advantage of rather than stressing over mundane day to day hassles Ph 1300 55 65 75 to book your personal tour of the fabulous Brookland Village located within easy access of all facilities restaurants and more NEW YEARS EVE FEAST January 7 2012 The Annual New Years Eve Social Club feast was again enjoyed by Brookland Residents on Saturday night Everyone dressed up for the occasion and enjoyed the wonderful spread put on by the Social Club By the end of the night most Residents were up on the dance floor swinging along to the music What a great way to celebrate the beginning of a New Year May 2012 bring a lot of joy and good health to all Residents at Brookland SALVOS CHRISTMAS COLLECTIONS Santa s sleigh was full with donations

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  • Brookland News
    events or regular activities just click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar A FLOOD OF MEMORIES Residents of Brookland Village at Robertson are enjoying a reminder of the generosity of the Village with the display of a Christmas Quilt entitle A Christmas Song The handwordked quilt was presented to the village manager Lee Smallwood by Robyn Hale of Queensland Quilters Association We were in the position of having some short stay and respite accommodation available at the time of the floods and these were offered to 8 seniors whose homes were seriously affected by the January floods Read more FAMILY AFTERNOON SAUSAGE SIZZLE Residents and their families enjoyed getting together and having a bit of fun at our annual Christmas sausage sizzle whilst our dedicated staff at Brookland did the cooking Judy took on the role of BBQ chef and cooked those sausages to perfection The grandkids had a great time playing an indoor game of cricket Great way to start off the Christmas season December 10 2011 READY FOR CHRISTMAS Why go to the Post Office when it can come to you The girls from Sunnybank Plaza Post Office put on a great display at our December monthly morning tea With Christmas Carols playing in the background and cake shortbreads and mince tarts to enjoy Residents were able to relax and browse at the gifts galore for friends and family this Christmas without having to fight the crowds at the shopping centre Read more ALEC TURNS 98 Brookland Residents helped celebrate with Alec Smith on his 98 th birthday Lunch patrons were all treated to a delicious birthday cake made by our very own staff at Brookland Alec has been a long time resident here and has made many friends along the way Community members are

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  • Brookland News
    range of activities We invite you to read of some recent events and activies in the news items below If you would like to know more about forthcoming events or regular activities just click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar ROBOTS VISIT BROOKLAND Wednesday afternoon was an extremely interesting afternoon here at Brookland with the engineers from Griffith University introducing our Residents to George the robotic seal like pet Everyone of course got to have a hold of him Engineers are combining with nursing staff at the University to improve the skills of their robots in order to be used as an aid to people in need November 12 2011 MELBOURNE CUP LUNCH Brookland s Social Club held a wonderful Melbourne Cup lunch on Tuesday Staff and Residents alike all got into the mood of the day with colourful hats and outfits We had lucky door prizes sweeps and presentations for the best dressed all of which added to the fun of the afternoon Upcoming events for Brookland Read more REMINISCENT THEATRE GROUP Brookland residents have been working alongside Griffith University drama students over the past few months relaying to the students stories about their past experiences careers and families The Residents were treated to a performance by the students based around the stories that they were told Residents and some of their family members were thoroughly entertained October 29 2011 CARE FACILITATORS Brookland Residents have access 7 days a week to our Care Facilitators Christine and Danielle help Residents with a variety of care services from settling in to life in the Village to calling in to see any Residents that are feeling unwell and assistinmg with aranging additional care as needs change They also hold monthly meetings with different Resident groups to ensure that their

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  • Brookland News
    regular activities just click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar BUGGY RIDE HOME Brookland Residents are lucky enough to have a golf buggy to transport them to and from our Community Centre This service takes Residents home from lunch hairdressing appointments and the like It has proved to be especially useful when the weather turns nasty October 7 2011 BROOKLAND SINGERS The Brookland Singers as they are known entertain us at many functions we have throughout the year including this year s Art Prize weekend where they definitely had our visitors and guests singing along to all the old tunes Residents of Brookland have singing practice every Monday afternoon October 1 CONCERT DAY Our Residents once again enjoyed our monthly concert group of the Apollo Mens Choir The Social Club helpers go to a lot of effort to make this monthly event a success Raffle tickets are on sale before the concert and multi prizes are drawn at the morning tea that follows Thank you Social Club residents for all your efforts September 24 2011 GARDENING AT BROOKLAND Brookland s newest staff member Allan has joined the team as our full time gardener and doing a wonderful job With around 12 acres of grounds he is working throughout regenerating and mulching With spring upon us the beautiful gardens and particularly the azaleas are in full bloom worth a visit to come and have a look at our beautiful villas and gardens We thank Allan for his expertise and pride in making our gardens look so good Brookland open for inspection Mon Fri 10 30am to 3 30pm or we are happy to meet with you on Saturday or Sunday by appointment September 17 2011 MORNING TEA AT LANDSBOROUGH Brookland residents enjoyed a picnic style morning tea at

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  • Brookland News
    regular activities just click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT BROOKLAND Seniors week was celebrated at Brookland Village on Saturday with a combined effort from both Centrecare Amelia House and Brookland The community centre was at capacity with over 200 visitors coming along to enjoy the wonderful concert by various senior choir groups Bruce Paige was MC for the day and together with Kaye Smyth our Live Life Manager and Rosemary Poulgrain from Centrecare it made the afternoon a great success September 3 2011 August 26 2011 LOCAL MEN S GROUP VISIT BROOKLAND Old and new friends unite when the local Men s Group gather for their monthly meeting at Brookland whilst enjoying a cup of coffe e with some of our male residents some of them discover that they were old friends from times past This group travel around to various venues each month to make new friends and see the sights of their local area Brookland s Community Centre is a great place for gatherings Brookland is open for inspection Mon Fri 10 30 3 30pm Phone 1300 55 65 75 August 19 2011 VILLAGE BUS SERVICE Residents are off to do their weekly shopping The Village bus goes to Sunnybank Plaza shopping centre Mon day to Friday and Garden City every Wednesday and Friday Our Residents love having to fight over carparks at these busy shopping centres by taking advantage of this service provided for them Brookland is open for inspection Mon to Friday 10 30 3 30 and by appointment on Saturday and Sunday Phone 1300 55 65 75 August 12 2011 MONTHLY CRAFT Residents gathered again on Tuesday for their monthly Craft Group This group has increased ten fold since it was first started more and more Residents are

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  • Brookland News
    We invite you to read of some recent events and activies in the news items below If you would like to know more about forthcoming events or regular activities just click on the one of the following Coming Events Calendar July 29 2011 INTERNET CAFE Many Brookland Residents are regulars at our Internet Café site It is a great way for them to keep in touch with family members and get all the latest news and information from around the world July 22 2011 FISH CHIP FRIDAY Residents at Brookland love Friday lunch time our Dining Room is always full Fish and Chips are everyones favourite Brookland has home cooked meals 7 days a week for Residents who wish to participate July 15 2011 OXLEY CWA CHOIR The Oxley CWA Choir are one of our regular performers here at Brookland and our very own Resident Maureen is showing us one of her many talents as a member of the Choir playing the violin Maureen is also the piano player for the Brookland singers Our monthly concerts are open to the public contact Brookland on 3345 9143 to reserve your seat at the concert or pop in for a visit to

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