While there will always be Australians who opt to remain in their own home after their children have ‘left the nest’, many are finding the time and effort they spend on gardening and maintenance could be put to much more enjoyable use. This is driving a new wave of over 50s ‘life-sizers’, many still working
Winter has officially arrived and the hearty and easy to prepare Italian favourite, Osso Buco, is one of the season’s best dishes. GemLife chef Matt Conquest shares his favourite take on this classic dish, perfect for those looking for a warming meal on a cold winter’s night. Matt’s Osso Buco | SERVES 4 Osso buco
One of the most common remarks made by over-50s considering buying a home at a GemLife resort is about the quality of the inclusions. From ultra-high ceilings and energy-efficient solar panels to premium kitchen appliances and tapware, prospective homeowners are frequently surprised, delighted and impressed with the quality and breadth of inclusions on offer. GemLife
The GemLife Twin Fin made its spectacular debut at the 2021 Noosa Festival of Surfing last month, featuring a field of surfers competing on old-school twin fin surfboards, including Layne Beachley ao, regarded as the most successful female surfer in history. The inaugural event showcased pre-1980 boards and some incredible surfing, with Byron Bay surfer
Welcome to the June issue of The Gem. With world environment day taking place on 5 June, this month’s newsletter puts the spotlight on sustainability and the great outdoors. GemLife resorts’ premium locations are surrounded by a multitude of spots perfect for getting some quality green time, whether you’re a cyclist, hiker, golfer or surfer.
Since the 1860s when bicycles first arrived in Australia, cycling has been embraced by people of all ages as a method of keeping fit and healthy while also helping the environment. Its popularity began long before the introduction of the automobile with the first major long-distance event, the Melbourne to Warrnambool Classic, taking place in
Matt’s Lemonade Scones GemLife chef Matt Conquest has come up with an inspirational scone recipe to coincide with Cancer Council Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in May. MAKES 8-10 300g (2 cups) self-raising flour (sifted) 50g (1/4 cup) icing sugar 125ml (1/2 cup) cream 125ml (1/2 cup) lemonade 40ml (2 tbsp) milk (to brush scones with)
Have some fundraising fun for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea Cancer Council Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is back this May and we’re calling on GemLife residents to show their community spirit by getting behind this worthy cause and hosting their own morning teas. Host at home with friends and family, at the resort or local park
GemLife is proud to sponsor the 2021 GemLife Gold Coast Beach Parade, a special event that celebrates Queensland’s famous beach culture while raising important funds for Currumbin Wildlife Hospital to help care for koalas and other native wildlife. The Gold Coast Beach Parade promises to be a fun, colourful family event which aims to set
Australia’s most iconic and beloved cake, the lamington, originated in Queensland well over a century ago. The lamington was either named after the British-born former Governor of Queensland, Lord Charles Lamington, who governed between 1896 and 1901, or possibly in honour of his wife Lady Mary Lamington. It is not known for sure who created
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