Skip to content

News

Filters
  • Warkworth Oaks likes to ‘boogie’
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    14 July 2021

    Warkworth Oaks likes to ‘boogie’

    Boney M “By the rivers of Babylon” is one of the classic favourites that the residents of Warkworth Oaks enjoy dancing again and again. The village started a socially distanced 'boogie' class during the 2020’s lockdown and it was so successful that it became a permanent weekly meeting.
    Read more
  • Finding new passions after you retire
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    09 July 2021

    Finding new passions after you retire

    For many people, retirement is the perfect opportunity to cultivate a new passion. Elva Leaming enjoyed her career as a librarian, but now that she has more free time, she likes to dedicate it to her new hobby: drawing.
    Read more
  • We're off to see the Wizard!
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    03 July 2021

    We're off to see the Wizard!

    “There's no place like home” when you live in one of Real Living’s villages. Mahurangi College Students visited Warkworth Oaks recently to promote their production of The Wizard of Oz. How many generations of children have marched to the iconic song “We’re off to see the Wizard”?
    Read more
  • Warkworth Oaks residents learn about kauri forests
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    11 June 2021

    Warkworth Oaks residents learn about kauri forests

    Warkworth Oaks residents truly enjoyed their trip to Matakohe Museum, the award-winning Kauri Museum. The residents were fascinated with the extensive collection of photos by one of the museum's founders and Warkworth resident Tudor Collins.
    Read more
  • Learning new computer skills at Warkworth Oaks
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    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.
    Read more
  • Day trip to Kawau Island
    Warkworth Oaks
    News
    news
    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.
    Read more