Armchair Traveller's Club

ARMCHAIR TRAVELLER'S CLUB
- Delightful Journeys for the Retired Traveller

The Traveller's Club for Retirement Village Residents

Walking along the 7 Sisters in England

We've put together our experiences of travel life and created a program of interactive sessions tailored to the needs of residents in retirement villages and nursing homes. In the Armchair Traveller's Club we:

  • Travel to fascinating cities.
  • Look at Australian colonial history.
  • Visit Europe.
  • Explore outback Australia.
  • Enjoy Britain’s Heritage.
  • Visit America’s National Parks.
  • Try a Fun quiz for interaction and memory retention.
  • Enjoy River and Sea Cruises.
  • Join in Classic Journeys.
  • Explore traditional pilgrimages.
  • ALL FROM THE COMFORT OF OUR ARMCHAIRS.

About the Travel Sessions

The Marvellous Pantheon in Rome

Each session of 2 hours total is centred around a morning or afternoon tea break and completed by a simple quiz.

First half – tea break – second half – fun quiz.

This delivers an interesting and entertaining 2 hour activity for the residents.

. Each session is designed to:

  • Provide an introduction of the session’s theme.
  • Encourage all residents who enjoy a little intellectual and social stimulation.
  • Allow time for individual residents to share their travel experiences.
  • Enthuse and encourage group and individual participation.
  • Focus on a particular travel or historical theme.
  • Provide some memory exercise in a group format.
  • ALL FROM THE COMFORT OF OUR ARMCHAIRS.

Benefits and Materials included

In the Footsteps of Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth

The Armchair Traveller's Club Program is designed to add to any current Leisure and Lifestyle activities . Benefits of Armchair Traveller's Club activities include:

  • Opportunity for residents to share their travel experiences.
  • Encourages group and individual participation.
  • Focuses on a particular travel or historical theme.
  • Provides a memory exercise in a group format.
  • Traveller's Passport.
  • Information sheet for each session.
  • Travel folder for Travel Adventures.
  • Audio - Visual Presentations.
  • Weekly, fortnightly or monthly sessions.
  • Accessible to all Residents.
  • ALL FROM THE COMFORT OF OUR ARMCHAIRS.

If you would like help to set up a club in your village or nursing home, please contact us for details and options.

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