Village News

Short articles to update you on the latest village news, what's happening and highlights of the lifestyle at Beauty Point Resort in Southern Sydney.

Exercise Physiology

There’s now an Exercise Physiologist at Beauty Point Retirement Resort

Beauty Point Retirement Resort now has an accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) called Veronica Mina who’ll be seeing clients every Thursday at the resort. Exercise physiology is beneficial for all types of physical ailments and it’s recently been added to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS). Because exercise physiology is now on the MBS, this means your…
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Wild bear

A chance to see wild bears in action

It’s not every day you get the chance to see wild bears in action – caught on camera as they catch wild salmon in their mouths at Brooks Falls in the Gulf of Alaska. But that’s what Kevin Dennes enabled a packed room of residents at the Beauty Point Retirement Resort to do recently when…
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It was ‘Game On’ for Shuffleboard!

It was an exciting day when five teams came to play at the recent inter-village Shuffleboard Tournament at Beauty Point Retirement Resort. After an enjoyable lunch at the Beauty Point Resort’s restaurant, the five teams began what was a tightly-contested competition, umpired by Steve Mortimer. The teams included: •    The team from Mary Andrews Village…
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Government change helps you downsize when you sell your family home

New government legislation which came in earlier this year has made it much more enticing to downsize by selling your family home because you are now able to contribute up to $300,000 from the proceeds of selling your home to your superannuation fund. Prior to this new legislation, a range of restrictions and caps meant…
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Why a blue light filter is so important for your glasses

Did you know it’s good to have a blue light filter on your glasses? It’s because we’re all exposed to so much blue light now from our wide-screen TVs, our mobile phones and our computers so we need to filter this light out. Without a filter, this light goes straight through to our retina and…
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