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Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care

· 428-430 Racecourse Road Mornington 3931 VIC

Residential aged care at Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care in Mornington, Victoria

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • About the home

    Racecourse Grange is a new aged care home in the coastal suburb of Mornington. It features a household model with 17 individual rooms per household, each equipped with a kitchen, dining area, lounge room, TV, fireplace, and access to outdoor spaces. The facility is designed into wings to create a secure and familiar environment for residents.

    Each floor includes social lounges, kitchens, and quiet spaces, with easy access to the outdoors. Among its amenities, the home offers a BBQ area, a beauty and hairdressing salon, a café, additional lounges, a library, a movie room, and open-plan kitchens.

    The priority at Racecourse Grange is the happiness of its residents, with staff available around the clock to meet their needs.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard
    • Onsite hairdresser
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Mornington

    One of the top homes in Mornington according to residents and Government service audits.

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    Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care Reviews

    8.0· Recommended by 81% residents



    The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care think of the food, staff, care and more. These ratings are from the 2023 Aged Care Quality Commission Survey.

    Christine “Chrissy” Smith
    Christine “Chrissy” Smith
     · 27/04/2021

    More like a 5 star Hotel rather than an Aged Care facility trust me! I was blown away when initially inspecting Racecourse Grange with my parents as an ‘independent person’ on my parents request also-an extra set of ears and eyes as they would find it a bit overwhelming and I work in a similar welfare/care industry as my job. Therefore my parents thought I would be more objective and professional possibly with my opinion, feeling and comments!? Lol. Well I must say from the minute we all entered and actually got past the establishments electronic COVID-19 visitor sign in, admittedly that was somewhat painful-especially to my elderly parents who were not as savvy on an iPad and signing your name electronically-keeping in mind my Mother has had a mini stroke previously and although semi recovered from it, she has been left with semi paralysis in her right hand & can not write normally anymore anyway let alone sign her name electronically on an iPad! The Administrative staff didn’t know what to do or say surprisingly!? Obviously it was easier for me to sign my Mum’s name how I remembered it to be, made a comment about being Inclusive and moved on to eventually printing out a visitor label for my Mum, before I started to assist my Father who was struggling on the other iPad, before doing my own sign in. Damn you COVID-19!) Anyway moving on...OMG this place inside was just beautiful. Very new, modern, light and airy, not to mention extremely plush but in such a homely way. We walked past a Cafe/coffee shop, a private dining room for say private family celebrations like birthdays etc, a private little hairdressers where you could book a haircut or wash/style etc, , there was a resident laundry to use -if you wanted! (Otherwise all residents clothes got washed in a bigger laundry onsite by staff), Oh my goodness, I thought straight away, I could live here, actually I’d love to live here! It was gorgeous and a real credit to the establishment’s Management & owners National Unity, they own the Aged care facility across the road as well, Peninsula Grange, I’m unsure what that facility is like, I did not tour their High Care Facility &/or Nursing Home only this one today at at Racecourse Grange, it’s the newest of their facilities in Mornington and I can vouch terrific. I toured ‘Shearwater’ house, one of four houses that house 17 elderly residents in them each. Although it doesn’t matter which house you’re in, they are all the same and mirror each other. Spacious and spectacular, very impressive, come and have a look for your self. We were looking for a spot of respite for my Mum possibly for a few weeks, whilst my Father was in hospital having major surgery. We will definitely go ahead... Mum was wrapped with the place, so was Dad! 👍❤️

    Elizabeth Monforte
    Elizabeth Monforte
     · 12/02/2021

    Toured prior to lockdown, loved it. Staff are professional, friendly and caring. Hopefully mum will be happy and grow to love her new surroundings.

    Karen MacKenzie
    Karen MacKenzie
     · 08/03/2020

    Our family member was in Racecourse Grange for a few weeks in Feb/March 2020. The care provided to Dad was outstanding. The support to our family was amazing. Beautiful staff, beautiful facility, highly recommended.

    Charles Norman
    Charles Norman
     · 02/01/2020

    Guys it's an aged care home... Not a place where they race old people. Kinda disappointed in that but what can you do.

    Susan Campbell
    Susan Campbell
     · 14/11/2019

    Beautiful place, staff and Management have great respect for the residents.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $550,000 - $950,000 · 193 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Deluxe Room1Ensuite33 m2
    Platinum Suite1Ensuite37m2
    Premium Room1Shared25 m2
    Superior Room1Shared24 m2

    About the Staff

    254 mins
    All Care Staff
    41 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Enrolled Nurses
    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Speech Pathologists
    Care Managers
    Lifestyle and Recreation

    The average resident at Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care received 254 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 150% of their daily total care target of 169 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Australian Unity Care Services Pty Ltd
    • For profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 44065558134

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited


    428-430 Racecourse Road Mornington 3931 VIC


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care?

    Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care has an overall ACQSC star rating of Good.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care?

    Australian Unity Racecourse Grange Aged Care has 6 different types of rooms which range in price between $550,000 and $950,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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