Should I consider adventure travel in my 80s and beyond!


Adventurous and curious travellers shouldn’t pack away their maps and walking shoes just because they’re getting older. Wanting to discover more about the world doesn’t stop when you get older, it just means you go about it in new ways. A significant part of your next ‘overseas adventure’ will be the flight itself. Be clear [...]

Should I consider adventure travel in my 80s and beyond!2018-06-29T09:24:21+00:00

How much to tip on your next Asian Holiday


Travelling in Asia is becoming more and more affordable for ‘travelling-retirees’. However, tipping in Asia can be a tricky matter; what is meant to be an act of generosity could potentially be misconstrued as an insult. While growing tourism from Western countries has changed the rules and expectations for tipping etiquette, knowing when and when [...]

How much to tip on your next Asian Holiday2018-05-18T17:40:40+00:00

Memory loss, dementia and your money


Most of us will have some memory loss as we age. However, for some people, significant memory loss, arising from illnesses such as dementia, can be a problem. When it gets to the point where you are struggling to manage your finances it's important to put some safeguards in place. In this Blog we explain [...]

Memory loss, dementia and your money2018-03-23T14:22:07+00:00

The benefits of retiring to regional centres like Albury…


A vibrant, shining and bustling location, Albury-Wodonga offers everything a major city centre has and more. Perfectly located between Melbourne and Sydney straddling the Murray River, residents enjoy a lifestyle that combines space and relaxation with all the benefits of city living. Albury’s strong population growth, vibrant culture and strategic location are just some [...]

The benefits of retiring to regional centres like Albury…2018-02-06T15:38:07+00:00

Healthy Eating Pyramid


Encourages all healthy Australians to enjoy a variety of foods from every food group, every day. This is a great partner to the healthy lifestyle enjoyed by the residents of the Hume Retirement Resort. Nutrition Australia first introduced the Healthy Eating Pyramid in 1980, based on a ‘more to less’ concept developed in Sweden in [...]

Healthy Eating Pyramid2018-02-06T15:38:50+00:00

10 Tips for Safe Stretching of Your Brain as You Get Older


Stretching is a good way to improve flexibility and avoid muscle soreness. Don’t forget the brain is like a muscle, if you don’t give it a regular workout it loses tone just like every other part of your body! Exercise for 30 minutes every day – Physical exercise delivers oxygen to the brain. This can help to [...]

10 Tips for Safe Stretching of Your Brain as You Get Older2018-02-06T15:39:04+00:00

Lifestyle Living – affordability


Lifestyle living affordability at Hume Retirement Resort is now more affordable after the 2017 budget …your new life is waiting for you! As a result of the May 2017 budget, you can now afford more easily to retire in luxury. It’s as simple as selling your home in the City, and then for around [...]

Lifestyle Living – affordability2018-07-19T10:06:37+00:00