New Franke Coffee Machine

5 January

We are happy to advise that Samarinda Lodge now has a new coffee machine located in the downstairs…


Tovatafel – Stimulation for People Living with Dementia

29 July

Samarinda has recently received a Tovertafel (Magic Table), an amazing invention that totally brightens the lives of people…


Our Autumn Newsletter

13 May

The latest edition of the Samarinda Newsletter is now available for download here on our Publications page


Charting the Course Ahead for Community Services

A day with our Samarinda community co-designing a new service model for our Community Services.


Samarinda resident turns 100

15 April

On 14th April Samarinda resident, Patricia Bridger celebrated her 100th birthday. Pat enjoyed her big day with family…


Probus Club of Ashburton donation

9 April

Recently Samarinda received a very generous donation from the Probus Club of Ashburton. The donation comprised not only…


New Serious Incident Response Scheme introduced

1 April

As of 1st of April 2021 a new incident reporting scheme was brought into residential aged care. This…


It’s Time to Care About Aged Care

24 February

¬†This is the theme for a campaign developed by the newly-formed Australian Aged Care Collaboration (AACC), comprised of…


Samarinda Mangement Reports for 2020 AGM

19 November

Ashburton Seniors Centre Virtual Opening

16 September

The City of Boroondara has produced a video to commemorate the virtual opening of the new Ashburton Seniors…