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The latest industry news and media releases from IRT

As a national community-owned provider there’s always something happening at IRT.
Keep up to date with news from our communities and employees.

Media enquiries: Hannah Ellson 0429 361 627 |    


Cubby house built by Moruya aged care residents goes to domestic violence and homelessness service

Aged care residents at IRT Moruya have at last found a home for the cubby house they built and decorated earlier this year with materials…

16 September 21

Greenacres Father’s Day surprise for IRT residents

Residents living in IRT Retirement Villages across the Illawarra, Sydney, Shoalhaven, Eurobodalla and the ACT will find it easier to keep track of their keys…

03 September 21

South East Sydney Aged Care Worker Wins Regional 2021 NSW Training Award

Debrah Petrovski, a home care employee of IRT Group and student of IRT Academy has been named Vocational Student of the Year for Southern and…

16 July 21

Kiama local wins national prize for fretwork

Ted Hawkins, 87, of IRT Harbourside Retirement Village Kiama has won three prizes and a lifetime membership for his intricate fretwork creations from the Australian…

18 June 21

Moruya aged care residents build a Bunnings DIY cubby house

Aged care residents at IRT Moruya have spent the past few months building, painting and decorating a cubby house with materials donated by Bunnings Batemans…

27 May 21

Tarrawanna retirement village residents ‘take a spoonful of sugar’ for Cancer Council

Residents at IRT Tarrawanna Gardens Retirement Village recently channelled Mary Poppins to hold  their fourth annual Biggest Morning Tea this week, and ‘with a little…

21 May 21

Jennifer Stuart Smith joins IRT Group Board of Directors

Healthcare industry expert Jennifer Stuart Smith has been appointed as a Director of IRT Group, one of Australia’s largest providers of independent living, residential aged…

07 May 21

Greenacres gardening crew surprise IRT residents for Mother’s Day

This week the Greenacres IRT Community Connect gardening crew are delivering more than 1200 pot plants as surprise Mother’s Day gifts to IRT retirement village…

05 May 21
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