All About Christmas Merrimac Park Christmas Activities are always the focus when December comes. Residents, throughout the month, had been involved in numerous activities including making Christmas gift cards, playing a few rounds of Christmas quoits to putting up the Christmas trees. Residents got together
Melbourne Cup Melbourne Cup 2021 came and went so fast this year. As part of this month's Merrimac Park Events, staff and residents once again entered the sweeps with quite a few happy winners in the $1,$2, $5, and $10 sweeps. After the race that
Gold Coast Bus Tours Monday has always been a great day to start a new week in Merrimac Park Aged Care Centre. We headed off on a bus tour for a few hours. Throughout October, we were able to visit Currumbin, the Gold Coast from
Gold Coast Bus Tours Last September, Merrimac Nursing Home Facility said our goodbyes to DINO, our minibus that had taken us on many trips around the Gold Coast over the past few years. And then we said hello to Dion and Lonestar coach services so,
Rafflelympics Merrimac Park Residential Aged Care residents from Raffles continued their own version of the 2020 Olympics right through to the end of the Paralympic Games. A few of the games played by the competitors required assistance from the photographer. This is why, unfortunately, some
Gold Coast Bus Tours Merrimac Private Care residents managed to get in a few outings before COVID-19 restrictions hit us again. It was one outing enabling us to get off the bus for one time in July while enjoying the beautiful days on the Gold
Bus Outings and Touring the Community Winter is a great time to be outdoors at the Gold Coast. Last month, with the weather hovering around the low 20's and plenty of sun, Merrimac Park Nursing Care residents got down to the beach, rivers, and parklands.
Mother's Day at Merrimac Aged Care Home Our special women in our lives were celebrated during happy hour at the beginning of the month. We started off the afternoon with a few drinks and nibbles before we celebrated one of our RN's and pending Mum-to-be.
Hobbies and Interests – Footy Tipping Throughout 2020, the Merrimac Park healthy activities for residents and staff include tipping off against each other in the NRL footy competition which has now been running 3 years. Winners are grinners! Celebrating Life Birthdays make special memories and
Entertainment and Culture Merrimac Park Aged Care loves to celebrate culture and a variety of events. Last month, for International Beer Day, residents shared fun stories and related word game challenges. We also celebrated Italian Day where residents dined on a traditional Italian lunch while