The Wednesday Wanderers at Remuera Gardens will go on a day trip to Hamilton to visit the Classics Museum. The museum has over 100 cars for display and an extensive collection of petrol, pedal cars and early pinball machines. The residents will have lunch at the onsite Jukebox Diner, a 1950s themed diner with pictures of famous movie and rock'n'roll stars including Elvis and Abba.
08 June 2021
Going green at our retirement villages
At Real Living we also try to play our part in protecting the environment. Our retirement villages at Epsom, Remuera and Warkworth have a complimentary electric car for the residents to use. The Electric VW Golf, known as the e-golf, is the car that Epsom Village started using at the beginning of April.
11 June 2021
Warkworth Oaks goes to the Kauri Museum
Warkworth Oaks residents will go on a day trip to Matakohe Museum on Friday the 11th of June. The award-winning Kauri Museum tells the story of the kauri tree, the people and the industries that harvested the rich resources of our ancient kauri forests. This is a trip suited to people who can walk a reasonable distance – there is a lot to see! Residents will leave The Oaks at 10am.
27 May 2021
Pakuranga Park raises money for the Breast Cancer Foundation
Pakuranga Park hosted a very successful Pink Ribbon Breakfast on Thursday to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ. About 80 residents participated in the event. They all enjoyed a delicious breakfast prepared by Bradley and his team at the village café. Main meal was Eggs Benedict on salmon or bacon, with a vegetarian option of mushrooms. The village raised $1300, how impressive!