Situated in charming federation buildings just minutes from the Wollongong CBD, IRT Braeside is perfect for those who want the feel of the country with the convenience of the city.

The Community

About our Community:

The spacious grounds of IRT Braeside are all about connecting our Community with the nature surrounding it. With the Illawarra escarpment as a backdrop, you’ll enjoy beautifully landscaped gardens and a range of features that will ensure they can take advantage of the brilliant location:

  • Well appointed community room
  • Resident initiated activities (optional)
  • Sunken garden
  • BBQ area
  • Library.

Activities include:

  • Regular games such as cards
  • Saturday morning croquet
  • Craft and coffee
  • Sunday movies
  • Bus trips
  • Special event lunches.


The Good Life

Episode 12 of The Good Life YouTube Channel for over 55s is now available to view!

We meet two Queensland locals who have started Australia's first edible streetscape...find out more about how Wollongong’s army of volunteers prepared to welcome the city’s first cruise ship and its 3000 passengers...Pete joins Ben in the kitchen, but first up, we celebrated International Day of Older Persons a bit differently this year...

Watch episode 12 today