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GOLD COAST CLUBS COACH TOUR

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 27, 2015
Leaving the village at 8.30am on Wednesday 4th February will be a fabulous coach trip to the Gold Coast.
The tour will include a show at Twin Towns Services Club and lunch at the Coolangatta Golf Club.
It's sure to be a fantastic trip, but hurry, final date for bookings and payment is tomorrow!
 
Twin Towns Services Club

FIRST UP, WATER AEROBICS!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 24, 2015

Time to jump into the pool for a refreshing water aerobics session this morning!

 The Leisure Centre Pool

AUSTRALIA DAY 'FONG FUN'

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 23, 2015

The residents of Tranquil Waters are getting ready
for their 'Great Thong Tossing Challenge'
 on Australia Day!

Australia Day Great Thong Challenge

SHOPPING TRIP TODAY!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 21, 2015

Let's go shopping at Carindale today! All aboard!

 Village Bus

SO TRANQUIL

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 19, 2015

Views across the bay from the village!

Views across Moreton Bay

NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 17, 2015
The New Year was rung in with great festivity, residents enjoying a fabulous celebration in the Leisure Centre.

Happy New Year Happy New Year
Happy New Year Happy New Year
 
Lots of feasting, games and dancing, probably a few new resolutions too!

Happy New Year Happy New Year


AUSTRALIA DAY CELEBRATION

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 15, 2015

Commencing from 8.30am on the 26th January in the Leisure Centre,
our traditional Australia Day Breakfast will consist of mini sausages,
bacon and eggs, toast and fruit juice.

After breakfast, we will celebrate with a team competition of 'Thong' events,
so get your team ready to 'give it a whirl' and 'hava good one'!

 Australia Day - Great Thong Challenge


BAR VOLUNTEERS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 9, 2015

If anyone is willing to assist with helping behind the bar on Sunday nights and other occasions, I would be pleased to give you details of the duties and the rates of pay! Sunday night roster occurs about two monthly.

It's a great venue!

Tranquil Waters Bar 

 

By Bernie of Tranquil Waters

KNITTERS NEEDED

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 7, 2015

"I have had a lot of wool donated to me, now I really need Knitters! Just plain squares, aq row of holes (Wool forward), knit 2 together, then a plain row and cast off. Indiscapes are most grateful for the help for the orphaned baby animals, please help, thank you so much." by Ruth Currie

 Orphaned Baby Animal in Knitted Pouch

 

(Photo by Wildcare Bay Area)

FLAG ROSTER - A fine tradition!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 6, 2015

 Australia flag

We are seeking a few more residents, male and female, to participate in the flag roster, from mid-February, 2015.

It is quite a simple and pleasant task. The flag is raised and lowered daily and the roster commences with the raising of the flag on a Monday morning and concludes with its lowering on a Sunday evening.

SUNDAY NIGHT DINNER!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 4, 2015

Rissoles and Mushroom Gravy for dinner tonight in the Leisure Centre! Yum!

 Rissoles & Mushroom Gravy

THE BIG SCREEN BALLET

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 3, 2015
"Medora is Kidnapped. The scene opens in the bazaar square.
The beautiful slave-girls who are up for sale, sit awaiting buyers;
here too throngs a crowd of Turks, Greeks, Armenians who are
examining the wares brought from all corners of the earth."

 

 

Tonight in the Leisure Centre at 6.30pm.
Performance - 'Le Corsaire'
Company - Ballet du Capitole.
Venue - Theatre du Capitole, Toulouse, 2013.
Duration - One Hour and forty minutes.

"This is one of only two DVDs of this ballet of which I am aware.
The other, danced by the Kirov Ballet in the 1980’s was shown a few years ago"

By Bob of Tranquil Waters


What's Your New Year's Resolution?

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on January 1, 2015

IS YOUR NEW YEARS RESOLUTION TO MAKE A MOVE
TO A NEW DREAM RETIREMENT LIFESTYLE?

Then come along and visit us, we would love to show you around!

 Village Street Welcomes You!

 

The office is open again from tomorrow. Happy New Year!

BRINGING IN THE NEW YEAR!

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on December 31, 2014
A Time For Friends at Tranquil Waters ..
"A year of ending and beginning, a year of loss and finding
...and all of you were with me through the storm.
I drink your health, your wealth, your fortune for long years to come,
and I hope for many more days in which we can gather like this."

by C.J. Cherryh, Fortress of Eagles

 Happy New Years from Tranquil Waters

 

NEW RESIDENTS

Posted in 'Resident Events, Village Events' on December 30, 2014

In October, we welcomed Pat and Joan to the Village.

We would also like to make Mary feel very welcome too.

So if you have not yet met Mary, Pat or Joan please say hello and make them welcome.

Walking by the seaside
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