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    Frank Remembers

    Every year at 11am, on the 11th day of the 11th month, we stop to observe one minute’s silence, in memory and respect of those who died or suffered in war and armed conflicts. We pause to observe a minute’s...

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    Comfort Packs Bring Smiles All Round

    A local and newly formed charity, Bayside Community Emergency Relief, has visited Mayflower Brighton with a generous gift of 150 comfort packs to help brighten residents’ days. The volunteer group was...

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    Virtual Concerto in the Lounge

    Students of St Leonard’s have formed connections with residents of Mayflower Brighton over the years and have recently started performing personal concertos – with a difference. COVID-19 restrictions...

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    AFL Footy Tipping Legends

    The Annual AFL Grand Final party at Reservoir provided the perfect lead into the big day that saw Richmond win against Geelong. One of the hottest events on the calendar, this fun-filled afternoon is...

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    New Mayflower Reservoir Welcomes Residents

    Mayflower Reservoir Stage 1 is now complete, and residents were all smiles as they moved into their brand new home. Mayflower Reservoir has provided first class care to residents in the northern suburbs...

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    Mayflower Reservoir Virtual Tour

    We are so pleased to see our new Reservoir aged care facility take shape, with residents in our existing residence preparing to move into their new home, very soon. Pictured above: The newly built entry...

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    Meet June and Maurie

    June and Maurie have a heart for family and serving others. They are popular members of the Mayflower community, and are always ready to share a good yarn, having lived a fortunate and interesting life. June...

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    Quoits With Friends

    At Mayflower we love to find ways to empower residents to remain active, in a fun and engaging way. And what better way is there, than to have a friendly game of quoits with friends?   Picture above,...

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    The Secret Benefits of Sorting

    Finding easy and engaging activities for residents and loved ones living with dementia doesn’t have to be complicated. Just like many of us enjoy mindful colouring and gardening, sorting items can be...

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    Generational Butterflies

    We think Molly looks beautiful in her butterfly blouse. Recently while on her regular walk to Café Perla at Mayflower Brighton, Molly was quickly surrounded and complimented by our team. Molly proudly...

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    Happy 90th Birthday Barb – a Short Story.

    This month, Barbara, affectionately known as Barb by friends, celebrated a significant milestone in her life – turning 90 – and she believes that keeping active is the key to her longevity. Barb has...

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    Janis and Josef – A love story

    Helping residents come to terms with grief is an important part of what we do. Recently our Reservoir home said farewell to Josef, dearly loved partner of Janis. After more than four decades of life and...

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    Franks Poetry Delights

    Frank runs a poetry reading session every Tuesday, where a group of like-minded poetry enthusiasts gather around the fireplace to hear him read inspiring and interesting Australian poems. Each person...

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