Monthly Archives: March 2017

Iris Walker Celebrates 100th Birthday

28.03.2017 Admin News No Comments

Carrington resident Iris Walker celebrated her 100th birthday in Mary Mackillop with family and friends on Thursday 23rd March 2017.

Iris moved to Carrington on 28th January 1997 and took up residency in the Self Care Retirement Village.  Iris has since moved into supported care in Mary Mackillop facility.

The Chief Executive, Raad Richards attended the birthday celebration and had much pleasure in reading the many letters of congratulations received from both Federal and State Members of Parliament, the Governor General and Her Majesty, Elizabeth II, Queen of England.


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Dye Hard Fun Run

A team of Carrington staff entered the Dye Hard Fun Run to support the Kids of Macarthur Health Foundation Fundraiser on Sunday 26th March 2017.

Staff from Hotel Services, Residential Care, Leaning and Development, Finance and Administration  enjoyed the challenge of running the gauntlet through a number of ‘Dye Runs’ along the 5klm course.

Special thanks to all that participated in a very worthwhile cause, well done Carrington!

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Warming up with some Zumba prior to the race

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Rosie, Kim & Marianna

Dye Hard Fun Run (28)   Pat and Marianna

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Melissa, Lisa, Katherine & Pat                                   Mel and Ashleigh