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  • Remuera Gardens Open Day
    Remuera Gardens
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    11 June 2021

    Remuera Gardens Open Day

    Join us for our Open Day Friday 11th June from 10am to 3pm. You'll be able to wander through our beautifully landscaped park and gardens, and see first-hand an exclusive retirement community that offers private, spacious and affordable boutique apartments. Remuera Gardens allows new residents aged 55 plus.
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  • Warkworth Oaks goes to the Kauri Museum
    Warkworth Oaks
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    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.
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  • Remuera Gardens goes to Classics Museum Hamilton
    Remuera Gardens
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    09 June 2021

    Remuera Gardens goes to Classics Museum Hamilton

    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.
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  • Going green at our retirement villages
    Epsom Village
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    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.
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  • Pakuranga Park raises money for the Breast Cancer Foundation
    Pakuranga Park
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    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!
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  • Learning new computer skills at Warkworth Oaks
    Warkworth Oaks
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    25 May 2021

    Learning new computer skills at Warkworth Oaks

    Warkworth Oaks residents enjoyed morning tea and a talk from Tech Buddies on Tuesday 25th May. The presentation concentrated on managing emails, scam prevention, computer upgrades, internet security as well as issues with mobile phones and laptops. Tech Buddies had so many questions from residents they didn’t manage to cover all the subjects they hoped, and they will need to come back at a later date.
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  • A four storey mural for the Ruru apartment
    Pakuranga Park
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    21 May 2021

    A four storey mural for the Ruru apartment

    Auckland stencil artist Flox has created her largest interior mural to date in the new Ruru apartments at Pakuranga Park. The piece is twelve metres high and six metres wide and it brings the Ruru (native owl or morepork) name to life. The mural, a vibrant portrayal of native birds and plants, welcomes residents and visitors into the atrium.
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  • Quiz night
    Remuera Gardens
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    17 May 2021

    Quiz night

    Remuera Gardens hosted its second "Believe it or Not" quiz night on Monday 17th of May. There were 7 teams participating. Host for the evening was Brendan Lochead who is owner and operator of "Believe it or not". Next quiz night will be on Monday 21st of June.
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  • Epsom Village residents visit the Alpaca Farm
    Epsom Village
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    06 May 2021

    Epsom Village residents visit the Alpaca Farm

    Epsom Village residents went on a delightful trip to Gordonton to visit the Cornerstone Alpaca Stud. They interacted with the Alpacas in their natural environment and listened to a talk where they had the opportunity to learn and ask questions about these wonderful animals.
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  • Day trip to Kawau Island
    Warkworth Oaks
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    01 April 2021

    Day trip to Kawau Island

    A group of residents from Warkworth Oaks went on a day trip to Kawau Island at the beginning of April. Kawau Island is one of the largest islands in the Hauraki Gulf and is rich in history. The residents enjoyed listening about the local history and visiting the harbours and bays of the island.
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