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BallyCara Aged Care

· Oyster Point Esplanade Scarborough 4020 Qld

Residential aged care at BallyCara Aged Care in Scarborough, Queensland

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    BallyCara Aged Care facility offers a variety of amenities including dining areas, a patio, courtyard, wellness center, computer stations, library, chapel, fish lagoon, aviary, private dining rooms, and a community center. Additional recreational facilities include a solar-heated swimming pool, BBQ areas, and a croquet court.

    The facility focuses on individualized care, encouraging residents to engage with their strengths and passions through a versatile activity program supported by volunteers and staff. Residents enjoy three daily meals and snacks catered to diverse dietary needs.

    BallyCara also provides short-term respite care and features open parklands and community gardens, fostering a connection with the outdoors and community living.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard
    • Onsite chapel
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Scarborough

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

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    3 Year Accreditation

    BallyCara Aged Care Reviews

    9.1· Recommended by 100% residents



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

    Maxine V Cole
    Maxine V Cole
     · 12/04/2022

    Visit the Wellness centre. Very experienced excercise physiologists, friendly staff & good ☕ coffee.

    Stevie K
    Stevie K
     · 11/01/2019

    Very nice. I'll keep in mind for when I'm older

    Gordon Hodgson
    Gordon Hodgson
     · 23/11/2018

    Friendly staff. Coffee & Dodd in cafe good value for money

    lyn robertson
    lyn robertson
     · 27/08/2017

    Fantastic meal.Great value for Retirement Village.

    Jeremy Gray
    Jeremy Gray
     · 10/02/2017

    There is nothing better than seeing the parents and mums home cooked meals

    Rooms & Pricing

    $165,000 - $500,000 · 115 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Hibernian Villa -Type 11Ensuite18.9 square metres
    Hibernian Villa - Type 2 Single Room with Shared Ensuite2Sharedvarying sizes up to 17.6 square metres
    Bally High Share4Sharedvarying sizes up to 14 square metres
    Sunnyside Jacana1Ensuite19.2 square metres
    Sunnyside Heron1Ensuite19.2 square metres
    Hibernian Villa Premium or Couple1Ensuite25 square metres
    Hibernian Villa - Type 31Shared17.6 square metres
    Hibernian Villa - Type 21Ensuite19 square metres

    About the Staff

    209 mins
    All Care Staff
    46 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at BallyCara Aged Care received 209 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 100% of their daily total care target of 208 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Hibernian (QLD) Friendly Society Ltd
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 66425322497

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited
    • 3 Years accreditation period

    Languages spoken

    • Filipino/Tagalog
    • German
    • Hindi
    • Polish
    • Russian


    Oyster Point Esplanade Scarborough 4020 Qld


    What is the ACQSC star rating of BallyCara Aged Care?

    BallyCara Aged Care has an overall ACQSC star rating of Good.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at BallyCara Aged Care?

    BallyCara Aged Care has 8 different types of rooms which range in price between $165,000 and $500,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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