Locate d 260 kilometres west of Sydney and with a population of 218, Carcoar managed to get the Federal Government to provide $855,000 of its $1.08M retirement village development. Sounds generous but they are delivering great value 6 ILUs, new offices and extension of community facilities. Do the maths. Each ILU must cost just $100K approx. Idle information Carcoar was the site of Australias first uranium deposit discovery.