Connect with friends in new community clubhouse facilities Whether you are a social butterfly, or enjoy time to yourself, having an active and involved community on your doorstep can provide huge lifestyle benefits. When you join a retirement lifestyle community, you have access to resort-quality facilities and a huge range of different activities to help you make the most out of life. You also have the opportunity to meet lots of new people, and hopefully make a few new friends to do things with. Whatever your taste and personal preferences, there is bound to be something for you, and in many communities, your family are also welcome to join in.
Try out a wide range of activities
As an example, the Retirement Communities Australia village at Point Cook Village offers a vast range of activities. Whether you would like to potter around in the communal work shop, do a bit of gardening, watch a film at the cinema or relax over a game of lawn bowls, the community facilities offer plenty of activity and the opportunity to meet new friends. For more active pursuits,you can take a dip in the internal heated swimming pool or work out at the gym. With an area of over 1500 square metres designed to seat up to 500 people, the village clubhouse provides a social hub for gatherings and events.
Unwind in relaxing private surrounds
If you are more of a private person, you may not see the need to be part of a community. Many retirement villages now recognise that plenty of people enjoy privacy and peace and quiet.Private entertaining and relaxing outdoor areas are included with all villas at Point Cook Village. Ideal for low key family barbecues and small intimate gatherings, the outdoor spaces are designed to be shady during summer and make the most of the winter warmth and sunlight. No matter what time of year,residents can enjoy the benefits of an outdoor lifestyle without leaving their property.
Build, create and grow
If you would prefer to get out the house and do something practical, why not make use of the fully-equipped shop or grow some produce of your own in the vegetable garden at Beleura Village Mornington? Perfect for whiling away those long Sunday afternoons! Or you might prefer to relax with a book in the library, play a game of billiards, or use the computer room. Most retirement villages also have private outdoor entertaining and barbecue areas for larger family gatherings and special occasions, so that you can enjoy your own personal celebration at your own pace.
Participate with other communities
For the more competitively-minded, there is the opportunity to participate in a number of inter-village sporting and recreational activities, including bowls on championship size bowling greens, swimming or a game of billiards in the games room. How else can you meet new friends and spend time catching up with old ones while you enjoy being part of a thriving and diverse community?
Tailored to suit your needs
Whether you want to be out amongst it and meeting new people or would prefer a bit of peace and quiet and time to yourself, joining a retirement community provides the facilities to help you enjoy the benefits of a retirement lifestyle in Melbourne, your way.