Retirement village life is for those who want to get the maximum out of life with the minimum of worries. Because at Southern Cross Care we have a range of retirement village options across Tasmania there is bound to be one to suit your needs.
With no house maintenance or garden chores demanding your time, and with all your needs close at hand, you will soon discover you are free to do the things you really enjoy. Life's for living and our retirement villages are designed for you to make the most of it.
Live in a community but in your own home.
We take care of the home maintenance and gardening hard chores.
Live in a haven for healthy minds and bodies.
Access additional support and services or residential aged care through our Home Care or Residential Care services.
Southern Cross Care (Tas.) Inc is an organisation dedicated to providing the highest quality care in terms of human and physical resources and to maintaining the dignity of the individual in a caring, Christian environment.
The Chalet has a homely feel and provides a great sense of community for those who choose to live here. With unique accommodation limited to…
The Launceston village has 60 one and two bedroom units with stunning views over Launceston. There is a Community Centre and public transport is readily…
The units are absolute beach front and overlook Bass Strait. The village has 30 conjoined bungalow type units.
This small community has 6 individual one bedroom units located in the heart of the Westbury Village.
Glenara Lakes village has 91 three bedroom villas set around three man-made lakes. The landscaping has been selected to encourage native birds. The complex has…
Located at Somerset this small village is close to our Yaraandoo residential aged care facility.
Provides affordable accommodation for pension recipients within a friendly village atmosphere in a very convenient location in West Hobart. Lawrenny Court and Hamilton Place units…
Fairway Rise Lifestyle Village is designed for people who want the maximum out of life with the minimum of worries. With minimal house maintenance or…
Grange Villas were built on the site of the former St Joseph’s Centre in the leafy riverside suburb of Taroona.
Co-located with our Guilford Young Grove residential aged care facility in Lower Sandy Bay the village has stunning river views
Saint Canice Lifestyle Village reflects the very best in retirement living. Located in Lower Sandy Bay with magnificent views of the Derwent River.
Centrally located but maintaining a private setting, these two and three bedroom low-maintenance apartments style homes in a village setting are perfectly located for those…
Taroona Villas provides spacious villa accommodation in either one or two bedroom units located in a lovely garden setting overlooking the Derwent River. The site…
Retirement villages in Tasmania operate under the Retirement Villages Act 2004. At Southern Cross care we have units available for rental or by purchase of a lifetime license.
Rental options available -
Rental units are available at some villages.
Pensioners may be eligible for rental assistance from Centrelink. Service and management charges apply.
Option to purchase a lifetime tenancy -
Purchase of lifetime licenses are not subject to Stamp Duty.
All units are subject to Deferred Management Fees.
Settlement terms are negotiable.
Fifty percent share on capital appreciation on departure.
Deferred Management Fee (DMF) explained -
A charge of 5% of the purchase price per year for the first 5 years, and 3% per year for the next 5 years will apply.
After the tenth year of occupancy, no further deferred management fees apply.
This means that after ten years of occupancy, a maximum of 40% will be retained by Southern Cross Care.
Service and maintenance charges explained -
These charges cover municipal rates and taxes, water supply and usage, all unit and village building maintenance including supplied appliances and fittings, and garden maintenance.
Insurance on buildings and Southern Cross Care (Tas) contents is also covered. And 24-hour access to assistance for emergencies is provided.