Hello!

Great to have you here at our new Wellness Centre. We developed these pages with interesting links, tips, puzzles and pointers to keep you entertained and inspired during these challenging times. Simply click the headings below to get started. We’ll be adding new ideas as we go, so do check back regularly.

What's new this week?

This week we've made updates to: 

Arts and Culture

Virtual Travel

Books, Podcasts and Entertainment

Cute Corner

Plus check out some of our regularly updated content:

'Hey Jude' - musings from Summerset ambassador Jude Dobson

If you are missing hearing from Jude in the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly, you can now read her columns online. Click the link below to catch up with ‘Hey Jude’, written exclusively for Summerset residents. There will be a new column to enjoy every week.

Dan's weekly wellness update

Our Summerset health and wellbeing expert Dan Hardie provides a weekly guide to keeping your mind and body healthy at home.

Daily Puzzle

Work your brain out with our exclusive Summerset puzzle sheet, updated daily.

All Wellness Centre Sections

Arts and culture

You don’t have to leave home to take in the fascinating collections from some of the world’s best art galleries and museums. Whether you’re an art buff or just curious, these masterpieces will leave you amazed.

Virtual travel

Dreaming of adventure? Explore some far-flung and famous places without having to renew your passport. 

Books, podcasts and entertainment

On the hunt for a great novel, movie or podcast series to sink your teeth into? You’ve come to the right spot. Click on the links to have a browse.

Cute Corner

Who doesn’t love looking at cute animals? Whether it’s zoo critters or family pets, check out some of our favourite animal friends. You’re sure to get the warm fuzzies!

Brain teasers

Put the grey matter to work with these fun games and quizzes. Coming soon – daily puzzles with Doug from The Puzzle Company, our games guru who creates the Summerset Scene puzzles pages.

Well and good

Exercise and wellbeing ideas to boost the body and soul, including a weekly wellness guide by Dan Hardie, one of our star wellness experts.

Staying connected

With everyone connecting in different ways these days, we have some easy-to-follow tips to help you get started with video and online chat.

Summerset Scene

Do you know you can read our very own magazine online? Click the link to find the latest edition, and you can also catch up on past issues in case there’s something you’ve missed.