After being self-confessed workaholics for much of their adult lives, Nicola and Ray have finally decided to spend some much needed relaxation time by taking up residence at GemLife Bribie Island. Nicola and Ray met in 1986 at a work Christmas party and have been inseparable ever since: “During a two-year period where Nicola was
There are few people who have had as colourful career as Vicki and Angus Lane OAM. The pair were farmers in Jandowae where they were married and raised their four children. After Vicki and Angus sold their farms in 1992 they moved to Highfields where they bought seven acres and have lived happily ever since.
The exciting news is out! GemLife Bribie Island’s first concrete slab is down, signalling the start of upward construction at our beautiful resort. This slab belongs to villa 154, also known as our Sales Office where you’ll be able to have a chat with our wonderful sales team about plans for your own gorgeous GemLife home. If
At GemLife, we’re a community inside and out. We love getting to know our resident stakeholders, so here’s an opportunity for you to get to know us better too. A family-run business through and through, GemLife would be nowhere without its staff members and we like to make sure they know that they’re appreciated. TJ
At GemLife we take our commitment to the environment very seriously. All our homes are built to the highest energy efficient standards with solar panelling and hot water which not only helps our homes stay green, but also keeps your pockets fat! We want to ensure that the stunning lake in the Bribie Island resort
Oakey, a small town just over from Highfields, played a significant part in the WW2 military effort despite its relative distance from the coast. In October 1943, RAAF Base Oakey became a training facility for No. 6 Aircraft in addition to an overflow aircraft maintenance depot for RAAF Base Amberley. No. 6 Squadron RAAF were
Indulge and devour was definitely the lesson learnt at the latest Highfields resort morning tea. Many of our resident stakeholders and prospective buyers got together to experience some of Highfields’ rich history, delectable treats and resort gossip. The Chocolate Cottage, initially established in 1997 after a lifelong dream of owners Kaye and Colin, was restored
If you find yourself in the same place as many other Australians – preparing for retirement – but don’t really know what to do with yourself, then you may have considered moving into a retirement resort. However, many people don’t actually know what a retirement resort is. You may think that it is a place