Retirement Villages Toowoomba

Why consider retirement living in Toowoomba

Just two hours east of Brisbane lies Queensland’s largest inland city, Toowoomba. Known as the Garden City due to its parks and gardens, it also bustles with a growing coffee culture, street art scene, and numerous heritage sites and points of interest. Nearby national parks offer scenery including rainforest, eucalypts, waterfalls and granite outcrops. Part of the Darling Downs, the wider region takes in centres including Murgon, Kingaroy, Crows Nest, Dalby, Pittsworth and Gatton.

  • Population (as at 2022): 167000
  • 87% Australian citizens and 19% aged 65 or older
  • Summer average temps 17°C min to 28°C max
  • Winter average temps 7°C min to 19°C max
  • Toowoomba city buses provided by TransLink. Sealed roads to all regional centres and under 2 hours to Brisbane via Warrego Hwy. Major rail upgrades are planned.
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Vacancies

81

Dwellings

Yukana Retirement Village

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL7001

  • Retirement Village
  • Serviced Apartments
  • 1 Car Garage
  • Carport
  • Direct Garage Access
  • Built-in emergency aid
  • Level access
  • 24hr Medical Alert External

2

Vacancies

81

Dwellings

  • Retirement Village
  • Serviced Apartments
  • 1 Car Garage
  • Carport
  • Direct Garage Access
  • Built-in emergency aid
  • Level access
  • 24hr Medical Alert External
Carinity Brownesholme

Highfields, QLD Ref:PL5565

BlueCare Alkira Retirement Living

Toogoolawah, QLD Ref:PL20131

Glenvale Villas

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL5877

Oxford Crest Toowoomba

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL6298

Brodribb Retirement Village

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL5532

Ningana Retirement Village

Dalby, QLD Ref:PL20727

Northridge Haven Retirement Village

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL20725

The Glebe – Toowoomba

Drayton, QLD Ref:PL20758

Kingfisher Gardens

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL6031

Tabeel Retirement Living

Laidley, QLD Ref:PL23386

Amaroo Retirement Village

Gatton, QLD Ref:PL5598

Crows Nest Retirement Village

Crows Nest, QLD Ref:PL5603

Nubeena Retirement Village

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL5612

Drayton Villas Retirement Village

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL7469

The Village on the Downs

Toowoomba City, QLD Ref:PL6779

Palm Lake Resort Toowoomba

Cranley, QLD Ref:PL24030

BlueCare Alkira Retirement Living

Toogoolawah, QLD Ref:PL24548

Kilkivan Retirement Village

Newtown, QLD Ref:PL9245

Seachange Toowoomba

Harristown, QLD Ref:PL25257

The Ninth Middle Ridge in Toowoomba

Middle Ridge, QLD Ref:PL25314

Living Gems Toowoomba

Glenvale, QLD Ref:PL25361

Toowoomba Fairways Country Club

Cotswold Hills, QLD Ref:PL25617

Gemlife Highfields

Highfields, QLD Ref:PL25653

Stockland Halcyon Ridge

Glenvale, QLD Ref:PL28116

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DCM Media, agedcare101

Caroline has a wealth of experience writing within the retirement and aged care sector and is a contributing journalist for the Villages.com.au and agedcare101 blog and accompanying newsletters.

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Ian is a journalist, writer and sub-editor for the aged care sector, working at The DCM Group. He writes for The Weekly Source, agedcare101, villages.com.au and the DCM Institute fortnightly newsletter Friday. Ian is in daily contact with CEOs of retirement living, land lease and the aged care operations and makes a new contact every week. He investigates media releases, LinkedIn and Facebook for a good source for ideas for stories.

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Jill has been practicing as a clinical physiotherapist for 30 years. For the last 13 years she has worked solely in the Aged Care sector in more than 50 metropolitan and regional facilities. Jill has also toured care facilities in the US and Africa and is a passionate advocate for both the residents in aged care and the staff who care for them. She researches and writes for DCM Media.

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DCM Media, agedcare101

Chris has been a journalist and publisher in the retirement village and aged care sectors for 11 years. He has visited over 250 retirement villages and 50 aged care facilities both within Australia and internationally. Chris is a regular speaker at industry conferences plus is a frequent radio commentator.

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