Our stories

Our Residents’ Stories

Watch the videos below to hear genuine stories, willingly told by our lovely residents – and find out why they like to call The Henley their home.

Whether it’s the location – close to everything without being right in the centre of everything – that Heather enjoys, or the safety and security that John and Margaret value so highly.
Or even the fact that unlike many other retirement living communities, we allow small pets, which was the deciding factor for Dallas.

With words like “wonderful”, “magic” and “happiest” featuring prominently in their reports, you are sure to be impressed.


Scanning the pages of her newspaper, an advertisement for The Henley on Broadwater caught Heather’s eye. The lifestyle resort had all she wanted… Read more

Getting a second opinion from family members is often the key when making the big decision to move home. That’s just what John and Margaret… Read more

After retiring about two years ago and opting to downsize, Dallas made a quick checklist for her new home. Water views and security? Yes please… Read more

Judith and Karl seemed to be living the dream in their idyllic canal home in Broadbeach Waters. The reality was quite different. Constant pool… Read more

For Norma, the best ocean views and amenities would mean nothing if she had to separate from her “two girls” – a pair of beloved Maltese dogs… Read more

Every time family and friends visit them at The Henley, Phillip and Jill are reminded of the appeal of their wonderful ocean-side home and community…. Read more