Category: Activities

2019 Feeding Fishes

  On a beautiful sunny day in August, we invited the residents to gather up for a group photo after feeding the fishes in our Banksia garden. We had so much fun. What a lovely day it

2019 Ghost Festival

  On the 12th of August, outside the Banksia dining hall, a table was set up with a variety of fruits and a beautifully roasted pig, ready for the ritual.  We invited all residents and staff over on that day to participate in this year Ghost Festival and pay respect

2019 Making Sticky Rice Dumplings

  To celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival, every year we will have our volunteers come over to help the residents prepare the traditional food which is Zongzi 粽子 (Chinese sticky rice dumpling).  The weather was so beautiful that day, we decided to move our “little kitchen” outside to the garden. Everyone

2019 Chinese New Year Lion Dance

  新年快樂! We invited a Lion Dance team over to as part of the special celebration for Chinese New Year day. Mr. Henry Tang—our Chairman and Directors also attended the ceremony. Along with the lion dance team, they went  around to visit all the residents and handed out red packets

2019 Prepare New Year Decorations

  Volunteer Lulu specially prepared this lantern workshop in letting everyone participate to increase mutual interaction and have fun on the Chinese New Year. Residents enjoyed cutting and pasting craft papers together. Everyone was happy with the end result. Many lanterns were beautifully created and there was lots of satisfied

2018 Book Presentation Ceremony

  On March 2, Indochinese Aged Care Services held a book presentation ceremony. We presented our story contributors, all of whom are our residents and Board of Directors members a copy of the new book as a token of gratitude for participated in the

2018 Chinese New Year – Lion Dance

  Gong Hei Fat Choy! It’s that time of the year again! Chinese don’t spend New Year quietly. The Indochinese Aged Care Services welcome a group of 3 lions that came to give their greetings to the elders. The atmosphere hyped up instantly at the presence of the instruments rolling.

2018 – [Unforgettable Journey of Life] Press Conference

  On February 3rd, Indochinese Aged Care Services held a press conference at The Eight restaurant. The purpose of this press is to announce the following events in honor of our 15 years anniversary. Those are: Opening ceremony of new garden [Unforgettable Journey of Life] book launching Photo Competition Open

2017 Residents Christmas Party

  The annual Christmas party was organised for residents on the 8th of December. All family members were invited to come and share the joy with their parents. Performances by volunteers were seen and heard across 3 wards. Our Board of Directors members also dedicated some of their time to

2017 Bath Buddha Ceremony

  The Indochinese Aged Care Services organised for residents a special ceremony: Buddha Bathing. With the help from members of the Nan Tien temple, we were able host a completed ceremony that offering residents an accessible way to participate right here within the facility. Many thanks to the Nan Tien

2017 Activity: Making Sticky Rice Dumpling

  Residents are joined by the volunteers and learned how to making stick rice dumpling, also known as Zongzi in Chinese. Staff and management team also jumped in to help out. Check out the good looking finished products they made on the day in the photos

2017 Facility Tour

  The residents from Banksia decided to tour around the facility on a sunny day out. Check out the photos

2017 Ching Ming Festival

  The Ching Ming Festival, also known as the Tomb-Sweeping Day is a traditional Chinese festival for the celebrants to remember their ancestors. Every year, we would hold a ceremony for our residents to participate in such event. This year was no different. Residents pray for their deceased

2017 Cooking Demonstration

The starting dish of this year demonstrating class is dumpling. Our residents had the chance to attend the session held by one of our volunteer. They also got to have fun making the dumplings while watching the steps. We captured the beautiful images of the day

2017 Chinese New Year

  Happy Chinese New Year! Indochinese Aged Care held its annual celebration of the Chinese New Year at all 3 wards. All family members were welcomed to join the event. Check out the highlight of the day from the photos below: Lion dancing Our Chairman – Mr David Nguy happily

2016 Staff Christmas Party

  To celebrate this year Christmas season, the Indochinese Aged Care Services held its annual staff Christmas Party at the Cabramatta Bowling Club on the 16th of December. The Indochinese Aged Care invited all of its staff members and volunteers who have been working hard this past year to this

2016 Residents Christmas Party

  On 9th December, we held a Christmas Party for all our residents to celebrate the festive season. We also invited the family members to come and join us for the fun. The Facility was transformed into a Wonderland for the residents to enjoy complete with beautifully decorated Christmas trees

2016 Melbourne Cup

  Our residents enjoyed a relaxing luncheon on the Melbourne Cup day on November 1st. Check out the photos we took of the event

2016 Celebrate The Dragon Boat Festival

  The Dragon Boat festival fall on the 6th of July 2016. It is a tradition where eating Zongzi (sticky rice dumpling) is one of the customs of the festival. Every year, the facility will create an opportunity for the residents to celebrate the tradition. The Indochinese Aged Care welcomed