Come chat with us at the Seniors Week Expo

For your opportunity to ask all your questions about The Central and retirement living generally, come along and see us at the Seniors Week Expo on Thursday 23 March, at Exhibition Park (EPIC). Our friendly and professional consultants for The Central, Liz and Jim, will be available all day, to talk you through how it all […]

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  • It’s almost time! Final stage nears completion

    The second and final construction stage for The Central is edging closer to completion, which we expect to reach in late March. The final phase includes a new offering, with eight two-storey, three-bedroom townhouses. Also on offer are one-three bedroom apartments. The new homes are expected to be open for inspection by early April. Get […]

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  • Goodwin sponsors ACT Seniors Week 2017

    We’re proud to announce that Goodwin is the primary sponsor of ACT Seniors Week 2017. ACT Seniors Week celebrates older people and the journey of ageing. To do so, the Council on the Ageing (COTA) compiles a program of around 100 events held across the city by government, community and commercial organisations, all with a […]

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  • Residents donate to Canberra homeless

    For this year’s Christmas giving tree, residents of The Central donated non-perishable and hygiene products to Communities at Work, for the homeless in Canberra. Picking up the goods from Crace, Jo from Communities@work was overwhelmed by residents’ generosity (as were we). Well done, and thank you!

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  • Residents’ Christmas winery lunch

    A group of around 40 residents of The Central travelled together to Brindabella Hills Winery for this year’s Christmas lunch, with all the trappings of turkey, ham, roast veg and fantastic desserts – complimented by recommended wines, of course. It took us two bus loads, and a few drove their own cars, but the location and […]

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  • Yoga and meditation classes every Wednesday

    Yoga and meditation classes are now available every Wednesday, 11.30am to 12.30, in the Central clubhouse. Classes are run by Goodwin Health and Wellness Centre‘s Health Club which operates a range of classes across all Goodwin villages. The Health Club offers an opportunity to stay active in the mind, body and soul through a range […]

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  • Open Day Fair debunks myths

    Goodwin’s inaugural Open Day Fair on Saturday 12 November was a roaring success, with around 300 visitors to Goodwin village Ainslie on the day – armed with loads of questions about accommodation and care options for 60-pluses. The event was designed to showcase Goodwin facilities and resident communities, with tours, food tastings, entertainment, an information […]

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The Goodlife

Inside this issue:

  • On Yer Bike: Meet The Central Cyclists Busted!
  • 5 myths about exercise and ageing.
  • Be the CEO: of your personal finances.