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Special moments shared at McKenzie

Catch up on the latest news and activities at our McKenzie communities, and get some great health and lifestyle tips too. 

Carers, take a break.You deserve it!

Posted by McKenzie | 30 Oct 2020

Caring for a family member comes with many rewards. Equally, it can come with some challenges, which have most recently been highlighted throughout this pandemic.

Seeing Double at The Terraces

Posted by McKenzie | 18 Sep 2020

Meet Esma and Wilma, twin sisters that live at our Varsity Lakes home, The Terraces.

QANTAS Team Members join the McKenzie Family

Posted by McKenzie | 04 Jun 2020

Qantas and McKenzie have teamed up to help support our residents in staying connected to their families.

Lest We Forget

Posted by McKenzie | 28 Apr 2020

The spirit of ANZAC and all it stands for…..courage, mateship and sacrifice, echoed across McKenzie Aged Care homes as we came together to honour this sacred day.

Keeping Loved Ones Connected

Posted by McKenzie | 17 Apr 2020

We share with you the amazing initiatives our homes are taking in keeping residents & families connected

The Wives of The Mens Club

Posted by McKenzie | 12 Mar 2020

When five lovely ladies attended ‘The Men’s Club’ outings, they found new friendships and became part of The Terraces community.

A family's story of Respite care at McKenzie

Posted by McKenzie | 31 Aug 2018

First impressions are important, especially when it comes to choosing an aged care residence for a loved one. They provide an insight into how an aged care home operates and encourage further enquiry.

Respite at McKenzie Aged Care, a family's experience

Posted by McKenzie | 27 Jun 2018

McKenzie respite is here to support you and your loved one.

Volunteering at McKenzie Aged Care

Posted by McKenzie | 23 Apr 2018

Volunteering is a great way to connect with residents and the community

Respectful and caring at every stage

Posted by McKenzie | 03 Apr 2018

At McKenzie, we say we provide care as only a family can give, at every stage of care that is needed.

This is your best call for all things aged care

Posted by McKenzie | 15 Mar 2018

At McKenzie Aged Care, we're here to help.

Being family owned makes for a good change

Posted by McKenzie | 08 Feb 2018

It may have been happening slowly, over time. Or perhaps it’s been triggered by a recent fall or other mishap.

Carers Take Good Care

Posted by McKenzie | 29 Jan 2018

It’s true. To properly look after someone, you first have to take good care of yourself.

Where aged care and friendships go hand in hand

Posted by McKenzie | 23 Oct 2017

Understanding the individual needs of each and every resident is extremely important to us.

At McKenzie Aged Care, we’re here for you.

Posted by McKenzie | 04 Oct 2017

Where’s here? Wherever you need us to be. As McKenzie has 16 beautiful aged care communities, there’s sure to be one that’s in the perfect location.

Aged Care - You Can Try Before You Decide

Posted by McKenzie | 18 Sep 2017

Perhaps you’ve been thinking: “If only you could try an aged care facility to see if it’s right before you make the big move”.

Aged Care - Made Easy and Affordable

Posted by McKenzie | 05 Sep 2017

Aged Care - Made Easy and Affordable

Everlasting love

Posted by McKenzie | 01 Oct 2015

A lifetime of love continues on for a special couple at The Terraces