Meet Peter & Chris ~ The perfect match!

Attending a church service has always given fellow parishioners an opportunity to meet others and openly share their common beliefs. For Peter and Chris Richardson it was a meeting at church that would shape the rest of their lives in 1961. Blakehurst resident Peter, immigrated to Australia from North Yorkshire, England, in his early 20’s. […]

Having a Ball ~ Ibis Care Blakehurst

The annual Royal Ball was held recently at Ibis Care Blakehurst. The ballroom space was beautifully designed with all the pageantry of traditional ballroom décor. The Lifestyle Team, professional dancers, musicians and residents came together and created a unique and wonderful dance experience that few could challenge. Amazing food and dancing to live music made […]

Ibis Care Miranda Presents ~ The Sydney Youth Orchestra

To celebrate Sutherland Shire Seniors Week ~ Ibis Care Miranda is hosting a FREE concert by the Sydney Youth Orchestra with Special Guest About this Free Event In celebration of our wonderful Sutherland Shire Seniors, Ibis Care Miranda is hosting a concert by the Sydney Youth Orchestra on Friday 16th of April from 5.30pm. The […]

Celebrating Myra ~ Our centenarian!

A beautiful tribute written by devoted daughter Jenny My mum, Myra Slade, was born on the 23rd of January 1921 in Prahran, Victoria, where she started her young life under very difficult circumstances. She along with her 3 younger brothers were raised in different orphanages due to their mother’s illness, tuberculosis. Mum had to learn […]

Meet Geoff our fun loving gentleman!

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Meet our wonderful Ibis Care Miranda resident, Geoff Bleakley. Born in Portland, New South Wales, on the 9th of August 1945, Geoff spent his early years growing up in the country town of Lithgow. His father was General Manager of several Lithgow car dealerships and from those days, Geoff developed a special interest in cars […]

Technology Bridging the Gap

A six-week project to connect our aged care residents in the Blakehurst community with local high school students, has received rave reviews from residents, families, students and staff alike. The project, involving Blakehurst High School Year 7 students and residents of IbisCare Blakehurst aged care, was designed to bridge the social gap between older and […]