Village Life

Lions Village Torquay – a Great Place to Be

Why do people choose to live at Lions Village Torquay?

  • A quiet, friendly neighbourhood, close to the centre of Torquay
  • Units are surprisingly spacious, with two bedrooms and two toilets
  • Units are designed with the needs of older people in mind eg. No stairs
  • Opportunity to have individualised gardens
  • Low monthly service fee, which includes unit maintenance program
  • Friendly, helpful staff and Not-For-Profit Committee try hard to make life comfortable for residents
  • The Village lifestyle offers security, so residents can take extended holidays without worrying about their home
  • Near the library and The Mac multi-arts space
  • Walking distance to central Torquay

Social Activities

Our village community enjoys a weekly Coffee Morning and Happy Hour to catch up socially, and holds a monthly catered dinner to celebrate birthdays and enjoy each other’s company.

Residents organise a monthly Midday Movie and regular day trips to places of interest in the region.

Residents also get together for special events like Melbourne Cup day, Australia Day, St Patrick’s Day and so on.

The Village Centre is a hub for all of our residents. They have free priority access to the Village Centre, making it easy to host large family gatherings.

Facilities include:

  • Space for social gatherings
  • Delivery of newspapers and magazines
  • Library and lounge
  • Commercial kitchen
  • Craft room
  • Table Tennis
  • WIFI for internet access

Community Connections:

A number of local community groups use our Village Centre facilities, making it easy for interested residents to keep connected to the wider community of Torquay. Current users of the Village Centre are

  • Lions Club of Torquay
  • U3A Surfcoast (University of the Third Age)

Useful Links

Consumer Affairs Victoria Retirement Villages Information
Surf Coast Shire – Over 55’s
Retirement Living – a Wise Move