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    Christmas in July

    The melody of Christmas carols, the pop of crackers and the ‘Ho, Ho, Ho’ of Santa echoed around Mayflower as staff and residents celebrated Christmas in July. Mayflower Brighton and Mayflower Reservoir...

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    Type 2 Diabetes - Are You At Risk?

    280 Australians develop diabetes every day. That is one person every five minutes. Too many Australians are being diagnosed with diabetes too late, with the delay in diagnosis putting many people at risk...

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    Mayflower Board Chairman Awarded OAM

    Congratulations to Mayflower Board Chairman, Trevor Martyn, who received an Order of Australia (OAM) Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list this month. In the Australian honours system, appointments...

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    Farmyard Antics

    It was time for “Princess”, our resident cat to go into hiding as a friendly invasion of goats, sheep, ducks and pigs began at Mayflower Reservoir. For an afternoon in early June, our main lounge was...

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    Give a little, Change a lot

    Mayflower honoured our extraordinary group of volunteers at our annual volunteer celebration, held during National Volunteers Week. National Volunteer Week is the largest celebration of volunteering in...

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    Lorraine and Rex have Australia covered!

    Mayflower Macleod welcomed two very well-travelled residents to its leafy village earlier this year, when Rex and Lorraine Marshall decided it was time to put down some roots after more than 12 years on...

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    Mum's the word

    There were smiles, flowers and scones aplenty when residents, staff and visitors celebrated Mother’s Day at Mayflower Reservoir. The month of May is a time of year that allows us to honour our mothers...

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    It’s Fiesta Time!

    Sombreros, vivid ponchos and a splash of tequila were the order of the day at Mayflower Reservoirs' recent Fiesta. Continuing one of our most anticipated regular resident events our ‘tour of the world’...

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    It's Healthy Hips Week, April 8-14th

    This week is Healthy Hips Week, 8-14th April which is dedicated to raising awareness of hip dysplasia, also known as developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) or 'click hips'. But it is also a timely reminder...

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