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 GoodLife

The GoodLife is Australia's first YouTube Channel for over 55s. It's produced by IRT Foundation to share inspiring ad-free stories about older people.

It covers eveything from encore careers, age-friendly exercise and cooking, to skydiving, salsa dancing and creative hobbies.

You can find new episodes from Season 2 online or enjoy all the action from Season 1, which premiered last year.

Tune in to The GoodLife today