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Bupa Waratah

· 219 Christo Road Waratah 2298 Nsw

Residential aged care at Bupa Waratah in Waratah, New South Wales

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • Rare find

    This is 1 of 4 aged care homes in Waratah

    Great for memory support

    Secure memory support unit for residents with high care dementia

    Concessional beds available

    Bupa Waratah admits eligible government supported residents

    Single rooms with ensuites

    Enjoy private rooms with a dedicated bathroom

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    Openings Now

    Bupa Waratah is now accepting new residents


    About the home

    Bupa Waratah is located in the residential suburb of Waratah, Newcastle. It features a variety of common spaces including a dining room, lounge, sitting room, and a private reflection room, all designed to make residents feel at home. The facility also boasts well-maintained outdoor gardens, maintained by a resident gardening group, and a small courtyard for quiet respite or family visits.

    The care home provides a range of activities for its residents, such as arts and crafts, exercise classes, and library services, aimed at keeping them engaged and entertained. Bupa Waratah is positioned as a viable option for comfortable and active living in an aged care setting in Newcastle.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard
    • Nearby shops
    • Organised activities
    • Near to beach

    Top Rated Home in Waratah

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

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    Bupa Waratah Reviews

    8.8· Recommended by 75% residents



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

    Ann Baker
    Ann Baker
     · 09/01/2023

    This home has improved in leaps and bounds in the last few months. The staff are being lead by an experienced and dedicated General Manager, who is ensuring the best quality care for all who reside here. The clinical team are also lead by two dedicated clinical managers and the improvement is evident. The residents are happier and joining in on all the wonderful activities that are on offer, the engagement is heartwarming. This home is now in the best of hands and better than it’s ever been. Well done Bupa Waratah, keep up the good work.

    Raymond Johns
    Raymond Johns
     · 29/12/2022

    This home deserves to be recognised for the incredible improvements that have been made. New management and staff have made a huge shift in the quality of care for our loved ones. The atmosphere has changed immensely and the amount of residents that are out enjoying the activities and smiles on their faces tell a different story than that portrayed in the media. Keep up the great work Bupa Waratah, you all should be proud!

    Rooms & Pricing

    $250,000 - $450,000 · 73 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Classic Ensuite1Ensuite11.32

    About the Staff

    161 mins
    All Care Staff
    34 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at Bupa Waratah received 161 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 80% of their daily total care target of 202 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Book a tour

    Openings Now

    Bupa Waratah is now accepting new residents


    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Bupa Aged Care Australia Pty Ltd
    • For profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 74082931575

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited


    219 Christo Road Waratah 2298 Nsw


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Bupa Waratah?

    Bupa Waratah has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Bupa Waratah?

    Bupa Waratah has 4 different types of rooms which range in price between $250,000 and $450,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

    Updated:12 April, 2024

    Bupa Waratah

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