A dream on wheels!

Have you ever itched for a spontaneous weekend away, seeing all of Queensland’s beautiful sights and scenic spots, but didn’t have the means to see it? Well, Living Gems has you covered. We are proud to be introducing a brand-new amenity and the first of its kind, a Resort Motorhome! The Resort Motorhome will be […]

We’re all in this together!

The effects of COVID-19 have been broad, sudden and devastating. With all of the uncertainty and anxiety that’s around at this time, it’s nice to know that some things have not and will not change. Senior Australians, now more than ever, want to feel a sense of belonging. They want to know that people care […]

Family Fun Twilight Open Night

Opal by Living Gems invites you to a spectacular twilight viewing of our exceptional over 50s community. Fancy an outing with the family? Come and enjoy a fun night at Opal by Living Gems! This may be the last chance for you to purchase a brand-new “dream” home in our friendly, award-winning community. Hurry, there […]

Declutter Your Life With Tanya Lewis at Opal by Living Gems

Thinking of downsizing your home and freeing up equity by moving into an over 50s Lifestyle Resort? Not sure where to start and don’t know what you should and shouldn’t hold onto? Relax, Tanya is here to help! Tanya Lewis, expert in decluttering and downsizing, will be presenting at Opal by Living Gems on Saturday […]

Our brand-new Signature Range of luxury homes

Immerse yourself in the unparalleled grandeur that is our new Signature Range homes at Living Gems Toowoomba. At the forefront of contemporary design and styled for maximum livability, these magnificent homes have been created by our innovative team of professionals in pursuit of the ultimate in Lifestyle Resort living. In addition to the already impressive […]

Living Gems Travel Tips for Older Travellers

If you are in your 60’s and beyond and have always loved to travel, there are more reasons now to travel than ever. You have the time, the kids are off your hands looking after themselves and you have more money available to you now than you did before. More importantly, you have plenty of […]

Thinking about downsizing? The benefits of living at Living Gems

Are we more aware of the benefits of sharing resources, or that we like company as we get older, or perhaps both? Whatever the reasons, more than 200,000 Australians over the age of 65 live in lifestyle or retirement villages and this number is consistently growing. There are many benefits to living in a lifestyle […]

5 Ideas for Courtyard Gardens for you

Here are five simple and easy to do ideas to help you make the most of your courtyard garden and create a space that is both functional and beautiful. You may have a smaller area to work with, so here are some tips to make it your very own green sanctuary in the backyard. 1. […]

5 Inspirational Australians Who Don’t Let Age Define Them

In the words of C.S. Lewis, “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” You are never too old and it is never too late to reignite passion and purpose in your life, and the advantage of being older is that the object of this passion and purpose […]

Foods that maintain and promote good brain health

In 1969, the average life expectancy of an Australian was 70 years of age. In 2018, this increased to 82. So, we now have another 12 years to keep our mind and body in good shape. To stay physically and mentally well and healthy into our mature years means we need to start paying attention […]