Stylish retirement living in the heart of Carlton now open.
Designed entirely with you in mind, Rathdowne Place will offer a quality lifestyle, social connections and peace of mind.
Featuring architecturally designed two and three bedroom apartments with car parking and shared spaces, it is an ideal place to start a new chapter of your life that’s all about you.
The Residences at Rathdowne Place provides you with low maintenance secure living and a range of community amenities to enjoy, including a rooftop terrace and a lounge and dining area with a fireplace.
Located less than 3km from the CBD, you will have direct access to Carlton’s thriving culture and the best of inner-city living.
Visit our display suite, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm and Sunday 10.00am – 3.00pm at 497 Rathdowne Street, Carlton or phone 1300 160 170 for more information.
Come along to the Rathdowne Place Retirement Community open day on Saturday 24 June, 11am to 2pm. Tour the community and view a selection of apartments available.
Spacious, stylish and boasting intelligent design, Rathdowne Place will evoke delight in visitors and residents alike. The lobby level of The Residences will be equipped with a reception area and private library, enhanced by quiet spaces for reading or study. The Garden Room will also be located here, complemented by an on-site kitchenette and private dining room which will be available to be booked for private functions by all residents as the perfect setting for entertaining family and friends.
Features will include:
Private dining room
Private meeting rooms
Whatever your retirement aspirations, your freedom can be fully realised from Rathdowne Place. Yield to the pull of Melbourne’s vibrant CBD. Lose yourself within the leafy streets and parks of Carlton. Celebrate sporting achievements and artistic endeavours in social outings. Master canasta or chess. However you embrace retirement, there will always be something to enjoy at Rathdowne Place.
Rightly celebrated for its own unique character and attractions—the charming cafés, specialist retailers and leafy parks—your Rathdowne Place address will provide direct access to the very best of city living.
Just two kilometres away lies the famous laneway culture, boutique shopping and epicurean paradise of Melbourne’s CBD. World-renowned venues hosting major event such as tennis, concerts and the theatre are closer still. It is little wonder why Carlton consistently remains one of the city’s favourite suburbs.
Care options at your door
No matter what your needs—now and in the future—Australian Unity can provide a range of flexible support options to help you continue doing the things you enjoy. On a fee-per-service basis, our team can assist with a range of day-to-day activities, including but not limited to:
I can honestly say I have a lovely group of friends. There is always someone to chat to and I feel welcomed at any function. I feel very involved in the community activities and appreciate being treated as an individual.
Jill Storey, Australian Unity retirement community resident.
The financial considerations of living in a retirement community
If you are considering retirement living, it’s likely that you will have a number of questions - especially regarding the financial aspects. How much will it cost? Is this the right thing to do? This informative video presented by Steve Liebmann provides a simple and transparent explanation of the key things you need to know when it comes to the costs associated with living in an Australian Unity retirement community.
Interested in starting the next phase of your life at Rathdowne Place?