Animals, Drums & Family Fun at Village Open Day

Peninsula Village will be hosting a free Family Open Day on Saturday 7 October 2017 as an opportunity to invite community members of all ages to come experience the village and care facilities as well as enjoy a range of free family entertainment.

The free Family Open Day will include live entertainment, farmyard animal fun with Kidz Zoo, a photo booth and jumping castle for the kids, as well as a free barbeque lunch and performances by Los Bonkers and Katie Conty.

As a community not for profit organisation, Peninsula Villages has been serving the needs of Central Coast locals for more than 40 years.

Chief Executive Officer Shane Neaves said that the Family Open Day is an opportunity to open the doors of Peninsula Village and give back to the community.

“For more than 40 years, we’ve been caring for our older aged locals and providing a welcoming community for residents to feel safe and included,” said Shane.

“As a community for-purpose organisation, we are also focused on serving the needs of the wider Peninsula and Central Coast community and are proud to enjoy strong relationships with a host of local schools, social clubs, sporting clubs and groups.

“Our Free Family Open Day is an opportunity to invite not just the families of our residents, but families within our local area to pay a visit to Peninsula Village and enjoy a day of fun.

“Families will also have an opportunity to find out more about Peninsula Villages and our care services as well as enjoy some intergenerational activities and family entertainment,” added Shane.


Attendees on the day will be able to also tour the Peninsula Village facilities, interact with residents and talk to the friendly staff and volunteers.

“Peninsula Villages also enjoys promoting activities that engage all generations from the little ones to our older aged residents, and this year’s event will see free dance therapy and djembe drumming demonstrations to everyone can enjoy some shared fun on the day,” concluded Shane.

Community members are invited to come along to the Peninsula Village Family Open Day on Saturday 7 October 2017 from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Peninsula Village is located at 91 Pozieres Ave, Umina Beach NSW 2257.