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Rowena Jackson Retirement Village

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Retirement living in the heart of Waikiwi

Rowena Jackson Retirement Village provides independent living, assisted living in serviced apartments, along with the very best of resthome, hospital and dementia care.

The village is nestled amongst beautifully landscaped gardens which creates a peaceful and lush environment for residents. Features include architecturally designed townhouses, serviced apartments and a care centre.

The amenities include an all-weather bowling green, café, indoor heated swimming pool, spa, library, gymnasium, hair salon, bar, shop and movie theatre.

There is so much for residents to enjoy, including village events and outings.

And for independent and serviced apartment residents, we offer a fixed weekly fee for life – guaranteed.*

*Some conditions apply.

Why choose Ryman? 

We’ve been providing retirement living and care options within one village community for over 35 years. Putting residents first has always been our priority, and our terms, care and innovation are a direct reflection of this. Read more

Village Address
40 O'Byrne Street North, Waikiwi, Invercargill, 9810

Village Manager
Nicola Keast

Sales Advisor
Julie Crofts

Village: 03 215 9988
Sales:   03 215 9752


RJ 4-year cert - July 2018 - July 2022 - White space

Rowena Jackson Retirement Village is one of over 75 percent of Ryman villages that have been awarded 4-year certification by the Ministry of Health. It’s recognised as the ‘gold star’ standard in care.

Of all the large providers in New Zealand, Ryman has the highest number of care centres with 4 years’ certification.

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Village amenities

Our villages have an atmosphere of companionship and community spirit. To complement this our village amenities provide the setting and the means to enjoy a lifestyle that promotes overall wellness and connection. 

We want our resident experience to be just right – so whatever your passion is, our amenities can satisfy whatever it is that sparks your interest.



Bowling green, Café, Indoor bowls, Village centre, Dining room, Bar, Pool table, Movie theatre, Petanque Court.



Scooter bay, Swimming pool, Spa pool, Gym, Hair salon, Library, Shop.


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