Ocean Drive - Pozières Retirement Village
821 Ocean Dr, Port Macquarie (do not turn right onto Elkhorn Grove. If heading south on Oceans Drive, take the right turn after Elkhorn Grove)
Prices from $580,000
Retirement Living in Port Macquarie
Tucked away on 17 acres of luscious land is Port Macquarie’s most innovative retirement village: Pozières, where beachside living meets contemporary urban convenience.
Designed for the young at heart, Pozières is located just 500 metres from the Port Macquarie Golf Club on Ocean Drive and a short drive to the bustling town centre. The vibrant, pet-friendly community offers 105 maintenance-free, single-level independent living homes.
This is beachside living at its finest.
Facilities & Services
- BBQ Area
- Lawn Bowls
- Hair Salon
- Social activities
- Village bus
- Golf club
Frequently asked questions
How long do I have to wait?
All of our Stage 1 (37 Villas) have now been completed and are ready to be occupied.
What are the deferred management fees (departure fees)?
When you move to our village, the payment you make upon entry is partially refundable. There is a deduction for management fees of 10% of the entry price on the day you move in, and a further 2% per annum for a maximum of 10 years and calculated on the price of the home on entry.
There is no sharing of any potential capital gain or loss – it remains with the operator.
Once I have decided on the purchase of a unit, how long do I have to pay?
$5,000 deposit will hold your home of choice . At that time, if you need to sell your current home to come into the village, we would then expect you to commence active marketing of your home with settlement expected within three months of that date. At the end of this period we would review the situation with you and we may be able to offer you an extension. Your deposit is fully refundable at any time should you not proceed to settlement.
Amount of 'on-going" recurrent charge / (monthly maintenance fee)?
$223.50 per fortnight
What is included in the "on-going" recurrent charges?
- Building Insurance
- Council Rates
- Maintenance of common grounds
- Maintenance of exterior of buildings
- Internal maintenance such as plumbing and electrical
- Services such as management & administration, emergency call, garbage removal
What do I need to provide and pay for?
- Contents Insurance (at your discretion)
Can changes be made to the home?
Yes, subject to approval. Your request would have to be put in writing and forwarded to the Village Manager.
What happens if we are/I am no longer able to live independently?
You are able to apply for Community Care Packages or our nearest Residential Care facility is Arthur Blackburn VC Gardens which is located within the village of Pozières. We can also help you find suitable low or high care options within Port Macquarie. To access these services your care needs will need to be assessed by the local health services ACAT (Aged Care Assessment Team) and a My Aged Care Support Plan would need to be provided – find out more information here. Please understand that the Retirement Villages Act requires us to inform you that access to these facilities cannot be guaranteed. Normal fees and charges apply when accessing these services – in line with Government guidelines. Alternatively, there are private services available.
Can I access extra services while still living independently?
Yes, we have RSL LifeCare at Home available, assisting with housework, laundry, provision of meals, shopping, transport to appointments, companionship and care. We can design a service with you that will suit your specific needs.
Can my partner stay in the unit if I need Residential Aged Care?
Provided your partner is a party to the Retirement Village Contract, yes, your partner can continue to live independently, and will have the peace of mind that you are being cared for nearby in our Village. Your partner may also like to take you home for a short period of time during the day or night.
How often and where do the buses run?
Contact Pozieres Village Office for details.
What Medical Services are available in the local area?
- Port Macquarie Base Hospital
- Port Macquarie Private Hospital
- General Practitioners
- X Ray
- Community Health
Are there any clubs, groups or activities to join?
There is a wide choice of activities in which to participate if you wish. Details can be obtained from the Village Office. Activities include:
- Gentle Exercises
- Gym Classes
- Glasshouse Entertainment Centre
- Dolphin & Whale Watching & Boat Trips
- Community College & TAFE
- Art Classes
- 18-hole golf course and club
- I would like some more information. Who do I contact?
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