Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Beach
Your place in the sunshine

Located in the beautiful coastal town of Lake Cathie, GemLife Rainbow Beach will offer a tranquil sanctuary in an area renowned for its extraordinary natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle. Minutes from stunning beaches, ocean-front subtropical rainforest, protected national parks and the State’s second largest estuarine lagoon, GemLife Rainbow Beach is the perfect place to begin a whole new life. The resort is convenient to local shopping, transport and medical services, and is a short distance from the thriving Mid North Coast town of Port Macquarie.

20 Forest Parkway, Lake Cathie, NSW

From endless pristine beaches and spectacular seaside rainforest to renowned wineries and a thriving arts culture, GemLife Rainbow Beach puts you in easy reach of the Mid North Coast’s many attractions. Nestled in the peaceful coastal town of Lake Cathie, GemLife Rainbow Beach offers unparalleled over-50s living in one of New South Wales’ most picturesque and unspoilt locations.

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Facilities at our Rainbow Beach resort

  • Bar and coffee lounge Bar and lounge
  • Ten-pin bowling alley Ten-pin bowling
  • Outdoor pool and spa Heated indoor pool and spa
  • Sauna Sauna
  • Sun deck Sundeck
  • Gymnasium Fully equipped gym
  • Grand ballroom Grand hall
  • Dance floor Dance floor and stage with dressing rooms
  • Hairdressing salon and beauty parlour Hair salon
  • Consulting room Consultation room
  • Commercial-grade kitchen Commercial-grade kitchen
  • Boardroom Formal dining or meeting room
  • Rooftop lounge and terrace Rooftop lounge and terrace
  • Championship-size, floodlit and covered bowling green Undercover lawn bowls
  • Golf simulator Golf simulator
  • Wine cellar and lounge Wine room and lounge
  • Art and craft studio Creative arts studio
  • Games and entertainment room Games lounge
  • Bar and coffee lounge Bar
  • Resort bus Resort bus
  • Billiards Billiards
  • Cinema Luxury cinema
  • Library Library and reading lounge
  • Outdoor pool and spa Outdoor pool and spa
  • Outdoor dining Outdoor dining
  • Poolside recreation room Recreation room
  • Community garden Community garden
  • Resident workshop Residents' workshop


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Premium facilities on your doorstep

Flanked by the Queen’s Lake State Conservation Area and just minutes from the ocean, local shopping and transport, GemLife Rainbow Beach is your place in the sunshine.

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Our promise

There are no additional costs for moving in or out (exit fees or deferred management fees) of GemLife. In addition, since we are a land lease community, homeowners are not charged stamp duty. GemLife believes in financial transparency so you will never have to worry about hidden fees or costs.

Build terrific new friendships with like-minded people while enjoying a lifestyle designed especially for over-50s. Our lifestyle resorts are known for their friendliness and are great places to expand your social networks.

At GemLife, we recognise that pets are part of the family. Settle into your new home at GemLife with your animal companions by your side. Your best bud can also socialise and exercise in our resorts’ off-leash dog parks.

Relax and unwind in a safe and secure environment. Our gated communities are secured with a multitude of systems for your peace of mind, including number-plate recognition at resort entrances and on-site resort managers. Go for holidays anytime knowing that your home is protected.

Experience the best of over-50s living with a wide range of premium facilities at GemLife resorts. Find the right balance between fitness, health, relaxation and fun and live your best life with everything you need within arm’s reach.

As homeowners, you can store your recreational vehicles on-site for free*. Or sell your caravan or motorhome and hire a fully kitted out Explore by GemLife motorhome instead, available exclusively for GemLife homeowners.

*Pending availability. Terms and conditions apply.

GemLife offers a range of beautifully designed six-star energy rated homes with multiple façade and colour-scheme options. All our homes are built with high-end, low maintenance living in mind and come with extensive premium inclusions. Our commitment to quality means your forever home is built to last.

Because GemLife residents own their homes, they get to keep 100% of any capital gains achieved if they decide to sell.

In partnership with Feros Care, GemLife residents can access a wide range of home care services whenever required. From short-term restorative care programs and technology training to wellbeing programs and in-home care services, you can maintain your independence if needed.