Facilities & Activities

Recreation has
reached new heights

Your quality of life is our number one priority and, at Aveo Newstead, you're guaranteed to fill your days with two entire levels dedicated to leisure activities.

Luxury facilities without the upkeep

Rooftop Lounge & Bar

With panoramic Brisbane city views, entertain friends or join weekly Happy Hour drinks at the Level 19 Rooftop Lounge & Bar, and enjoy magical sunsets in style.

Outdoor Lawn Bowls

Gather friends or family for a fun game of outdoor lawn bowls, which is perfectly shaded for those summer afternoons.

Private Dining Room

The more the merrier in this luxurious Private Dining Room on Level 19. It’s the perfect place to host the whole family for lunch or a special celebratory dinner.

Restaurant & Dining Room

Our beautiful dining room provide the perfect space for any occasion – whether a game of cards, lunch from the restaurant, morning coffee or afternoon drinks. It’s a place to make your own.

Cinema

Enjoy regular movie nights and special screenings in the dedicated 24 seat Gold Class style cinema

Day Spa

Soothe away your aches and pains or indulge with a pampering session at the resort-style Day Spa.

Men's Shed

Apartment living doesn’t mean giving up your shed, with a dedicated Men’s Shed space for you to use as you wish, supporting a valuable and important part of Australian culture.

Car Wash

The community features a dedicated Car Wash space in the secure resident carpark, where you can bring the cleaning equipment of your choice, to keep your car looking great all year round.

Beauty Salon

Without having to travel in the car, you can treat yourself to a hair or beauty treatment at the salon on Level 5.

Consulting Rooms

These treatment and consulting rooms allow you the convenience of seeing a visiting allied health professionals (including physiotherapists, podiatrists and occupational therapists) just a lift ride away.

Outdoor BBQ

Apartment living where you can still utilise the big family style BBQ – summer sorted!

Community Herb Garden

Keep your green thumb in check with our community herb garden, and enjoy them in your kitchen at home.

Billiards Lounge

Practice makes perfect with weekly billiards games amongst friends.

Library

Relax and unwind with a good book from the library.

TechBar

Equipped with several desktop computers, staying up-to-date online has never been easier.

Gymnasium

Live an active lifestyle with 24 hour access to a fully equipped gym designed for low resistance training.

Virtual Golf Room

Take your game to the next level in our virtual reality golf room with state of the art widescreen OptiGold simulator system.

Studio

Our exercise studio offers a dedicated space for group fitness or rehabilitation classes.

Activites for everyone

Choose from a wide range of physical and social activities coordinated by village staff or residents. It’s all part of giving you the opportunity to make the most of your retirement. Take a look at a sample activity schedule in this community:

09:00
Billiards & Board games

Throughout the day we will be doing board games in the community centre

10:00
Church Service

Take the community bus for the Sunday service at the local church

08:30
Zumba Gold

A dance workout that works the muscles of the hips, legs and arms

09:30
Walking group

A social fitness activity organised by our residents committee 

01:00
Yoga Chair

Stay mobile and healthy with these yoga chair exercises

03:00
500 Card Club

A popular card game in which the objective is to make bids and take tricks

04:00
Meditation

Improve memory and neurocognitive functions in a relaxing meditation class

08:00
Tai Chi

Although tai chi is a gentle exercise, it helps to build up muscle strength in the legs and upper body

10:00
Birthdays

Enjoy some cake and good company in our regular birthday celebrations

12:00
Cooking Demo

Learn delicious recipes designed for seniors and approved by Nutrition Professionals Australia

02:00
Coffee and Crafts

Get crafty and make something unique and enjoy time with fellow residents

03:00
Scrabble

Scrabble is not only fun, it improves word recognition, retains vocabulary and it helps reduce memory loss

04:00
Happy Hour

A chance to get together and have a chat with fellow residents over drinks

09:30
Physio Exercise Class

Develop strength and mobility in group class delivered by a physiotherapy professional

02:00
Coffee and Crafts

Get crafty and make something unique and enjoy time with fellow residents

02:00
Bingo

Increase mental flexibility, alertness and hand-eye coordination with a fun game of Bingo

04:00
Movie Matinee

Enjoy a social movie in the community centre with fellow residents

08:00
Zumba Gold

A dance workout that works the muscles of the hips, legs and arms

09:30
Walking Group

A social fitness activity organised by our residents committee 

02:00
Indoor Carpet Bowls

Bowls facilitates long lasting friendships and is a low impact sport with therapeutic and health benefits

09:00
Pilates

The ability to modify exercises to meet differing needs make Pilates an inviting senior exercise program

09:30
Croquet

Challenge friends to a game of Croquet suitable for all levels of ability, mobility and fitness

09:30
Coffee and Crafts

Get crafty and make something unique and enjoy time with fellow residents

03:00
Cards, Darts & 8 Ball

Keep your mind active and socialise with other residents over a game of your choosing in the community centre

05:00
Happy Hour

A chance to get together and have a chat with fellow residents over drinks

02:00
Movie Matinee

Enjoy a social movie in the community centre with fellow residents

04:00
Trivia

End the day with a trivia game to help keep those neural pathways moving - or come for the fun!

06:00
Happy Hour

A chance to get together and have a chat with fellow residents over drinks

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