Members are the heart and soul of Burnie Brae and it is rewarding to see so many finding renewed energy, vitality and friendship through their participation in the Burnie Brae weekly activity program and Centre events. Burnie Brae offers a wide range of social, health, educational and recreational activities to members, as well as a variety of events and services at the Centre.
The timetable of weekly activities caters to a wide variety of interests and allows Burnie Brae members the opportunity to connect with others and stay social and active within the community. Activities include dance classes, fitness activities, art and drama lessons as well as card and board games.
Pick yourself up some bargain buys at our Community Nursery!
We stock an extensive range of plants from succulents, outdoor plants, native trees, and everything in between.
Open Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9am – 1pm. Located next to the Burnie Brae Reception, as you enter the main car park.
There’s never been a better time to get online! Do you need a hand to get started? Book a 1-hour digital lesson with our trained mentors who will work at your pace. Learn more.
Burnie Brae hosts a series of events each year, both at the centre and on day trips to nearby points of interest. The centre’s out and about program includes bus trips to destinations including Byron Bay, the Gold Coast and the Toowoomba Carnival of flowers. Bus trips are enjoyed by members with feedback noting the ease in not having to organise transport or ticketing themselves.
A member of Helloworld Travel, Burnie Brae Travel Connections offers a broad range of travel services to our community and the broader public. The team are skilled and experienced in designing holidays with up to date advice on a wide range of travel services from independent, group, solo, family, adventure, honeymoons, cruise, hotel, car hire, air tickets, travel insurance, holiday money, visa applications, coach tours and packages. Find out more by visiting the Travel Connections website.
The centre’s onsite cafe “Café Connect” provides an opportunity for members to meet up, connect and enjoy fresh, healthy meals. Meals are complemented by herbs and vegetables grown in the Burnie Brae community garden.
The Burnie Brae Hair Salon, located at 60 Kuran Street offers a range of hair and beauty services to our community. The salon offers cuts, colour, perms as well as eyelash tinting and waxing services. For a full price list click here.
To find out more about our member services click through the tiles below.