Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Everything for Active and Social Seniors; Rockhampton North Lifestyle Resort Has Wide Range of Attractions for Active Over-50s Looking for Their Next Home

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Everything for Active and Social Seniors; Rockhampton North Lifestyle Resort Has Wide Range of Attractions for Active Over-50s Looking for Their Next Home

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Byline: Tamara Mackenzie

IF you are over 50 years of age and love being active and social - or perhaps you'd like to start! - then Rockhampton North Lifestyle Resort is exactly where you should be looking for your next home.

The private, over-50s living community, with its state of the art clubhouse, 25-metre swimming pool, four-rink bowling green, and gorgeous coastal-country homes dotted throughout the 6.2 hectare grounds are something need to be seen to be believed that it could all be yours.

You see, when you purchase a home in the community, all the facilities are yours to enjoy with your friends.

The large air-conditioned clubhouse offers state-of-the-art facilities and you have your own bar for social drinks.

A 25 metre pool with two lap lanes and spa is perfect for keeping those muscles trim or for those in need of gentle rehabilitation exercise and the four-rink bowls green will certainly be a hot spot for local competitions.

The theatre room boasts a huge wall screen and can fit a large group of you and your friends or family in to watch your classics or the latest flicks.

A fully equipped kitchen opens up to a large dining and lounge area for when you want to put on a surprise birthday for your neighbour or want to cater for the crowds - yourselves or with caterers.

A fitness gymnasium overlooks the pool and suits those scorching days when you want to go for a walk or ride, but the heat is just too much.

Bring in your favourite hairdresser, beauty therapist, yoga instructor, or scrapbooking tutor and have some time out in the utility room.

There are also three outdoor barbecue areas allowing for plenty of socialising and alfresco dining in the evenings.

Barbara Knowles from Pat O'Driscoll Real Estate whose office is located at the resort, said she often saw residents doing laps in the morning or inviting family and friends over to the clubhouse. …

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