Barcoo Living Aged Care


Welcome to Barcoo Living Aged Care

Respite care
Palliative care
Pastoral care
Barcoo Living Multi-Purpose Service is located in Blackall, on the banks of the Barcoo River. Although small, this friendly town will provide everything you need with local shopping, eateries, medical services, and an aquatic centre right on your doorstep.

Features

Registered nurse 24/7
Our team of nurses are always on hand to support you, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Meals prepared on site
All our meals are nutritionist approved and made from fresh, local ingredients.
Lifestyle activities
Our exciting calendar of activities, supported by our Lifestyle Coordinators, means there's always something to do. Join in as often or as little as you like.
Fully accredited
We have been assessed by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency.
On-site Salon
Enjoy the full salon experience from the comfort of your own home with our resident hairdresser, Anette. During her fortnightly visits, Anette offers a full range of services including ladies and men’s cuts, colours, perms, blow dry’s and more.
Out and about
Join us for outings in the facility bus as we explore Barcoo and visit local cafes for a coffee and delicious baked goods.
On-site coffee shop
Invite your friends and family for a coffee or enjoy time with fellow residents at our onsite coffee shop.
Space for family events
Our home is your home and we encourage you to host events and celebrate special occassions with family and friends in one of our private spaces.
Daily Activities
There’s always plenty to do at Barcoo Aged Care - from gentle exercise and lawn bowls, through to art workshops, bingo, karaoke and sightseeing excursions. Our lifestyle coordinators, Grace and Myrna, work with residents to create a fun and inspiring, all abilities, activities program to encourage social connection and an active lifestyle. Our activities calendar is released monthly so you can decide in advance which activities you would like to participate in. Together, we also celebrate birthdays, special occasions, and cultural events - your family is always welcome to take part in the festivities too!
Eat well
Our meals are made fresh on site with local ingredients, and options to cater for personal preferences and nutritional needs. Our cook, Donna, engages directly with residents in planning menus and gathering feedback on their dining experiences to ensure satisfaction. Our menus are released seasonally on a four-week rotating cycle.
The choice is yours
Meals can be enjoyed in the comfort of your own room or in our dining rooms.
Dining with friends and family
Your friends and family are welcome to join you for meals at any time of the day! Please speak to our friendly staff for more information.
Permanent Residential Aged Care
Ongoing care and support in our residences that aims to enhance your quality of life.
Respite care
Care for you when your carer is unavailable, or when you need increased support for a short period of time.
Palliative care
Personalised and compassionate support for residents who are nearing their final stages of life and their families.
Pastoral care
As part of your care team, our Chaplains are here to help you live a meaningful and purposeful life - regardless of your spiritual beliefs.

Key features

Registered nurse 24/7
Our team of nurses are always on hand to support you, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Meals prepared on site
All our meals are nutritionist approved and made from fresh, local ingredients.
Lifestyle activities
Our exciting calendar of activities, supported by our Lifestyle Coordinators, means there's always something to do. Join in as often or as little as you like.
Fully accredited
We have been assessed by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency.

Facilities

On-site Salon
Enjoy the full salon experience from the comfort of your own home with our resident hairdresser, Anette. During her fortnightly visits, Anette offers a full range of services including ladies and men’s cuts, colours, perms, blow dry’s and more.
Out and about
Join us for outings in the facility bus as we explore Barcoo and visit local cafes for a coffee and delicious baked goods.
On-site coffee shop
Invite your friends and family for a coffee or enjoy time with fellow residents at our onsite coffee shop.
Space for family events
Our home is your home and we encourage you to host events and celebrate special occassions with family and friends in one of our private spaces.

Activities

Daily Activities
There’s always plenty to do at Barcoo Aged Care - from gentle exercise and lawn bowls, through to art workshops, bingo, karaoke and sightseeing excursions. Our lifestyle coordinators, Grace and Myrna, work with residents to create a fun and inspiring, all abilities, activities program to encourage social connection and an active lifestyle. Our activities calendar is released monthly so you can decide in advance which activities you would like to participate in. Together, we also celebrate birthdays, special occasions, and cultural events - your family is always welcome to take part in the festivities too!

Dining options

Eat well
Our meals are made fresh on site with local ingredients, and options to cater for personal preferences and nutritional needs. Our cook, Donna, engages directly with residents in planning menus and gathering feedback on their dining experiences to ensure satisfaction. Our menus are released seasonally on a four-week rotating cycle.
The choice is yours
Meals can be enjoyed in the comfort of your own room or in our dining rooms.
Dining with friends and family
Your friends and family are welcome to join you for meals at any time of the day! Please speak to our friendly staff for more information.

Types of care

Permanent Residential Aged Care
Ongoing care and support in our residences that aims to enhance your quality of life.
Respite care
Care for you when your carer is unavailable, or when you need increased support for a short period of time.
Palliative care
Personalised and compassionate support for residents who are nearing their final stages of life and their families.
Pastoral care
As part of your care team, our Chaplains are here to help you live a meaningful and purposeful life - regardless of your spiritual beliefs.

Our Location

Rooms

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Premium Room
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Premium Room

Single room
Balcony access
  • Single room with private ensuite
  • Natural light and windows with curtains
  • Air-conditioning
Standard
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Standard

Private ensuite
Balcony access
  • Single room with private ensuite
  • Natural light and windows with curtains
  • Air-conditioning

Interested in learning more?

Send an enquiry or call for more information

07 4657 6777

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