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Canberra Aged Care Facility

· 48 Archibald Street Lyneham 2602 Act

Residential Permanent aged care at Canberra Aged Care Facility

$250,000 - $850,000 · 89 rooms

Care specialisations

  • Financially disadvantaged
  • Terminal illness
  • Dementia
  • Veteran
  • Permenant care
  • Respite care


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Canberra Aged Care is a facility that caters to all types of aged care needs, including dementia. With 114 beds available, the facility offers private ensuite and companion rooms. The Lodge, which is part of the facility, has a welcoming entry foyer that leads to a cafe area with a self-serve cappuccino machine and extensive covered outdoor sitting and garden areas. There are also two spacious dining areas, three comfortable lounge areas, a hair salon, and a library of books. All common areas are centrally heated or cooled with additional gas fireplaces. The staff is certified with registered nurses on at all times providing professional and caring service. The facility offers chef-prepared meals every day, an onsite laundry for all requirements, diversional therapy, regular outings, and many lounge areas and lovely gardens. Canberra Aged Care offers a comfortable and user-friendly atmosphere for residents seeking high-quality care despite their financial situation.

Elka on 06/05/2023

About the home

  • Gardens
  • Onsite hairdresser
  • Outdoor courtyard

ACQSC Government star rating

 Acceptable  Overall Star Rating

Residents Experience Rating Acceptable
Compliance Rating Good
Staffing RatingAcceptable
Quality Measures RatingGood
Last updated: 31/12/2023

2023 Residents Experience Rating

8.2 Acceptable · Recommended by 69% residents



The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at Canberra Aged Care Facility think of the food, staff, care and more. These results are from 2023 annual survey sponsored by the Australian government.

Staffing Rating

10.0 Acceptable
Total care209 mins
Registered nurse care41 mins

The average resident at Canberra Aged Care Facility received 209 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 107% of their daily total care target of 195 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

Quality Measures

8.0 Good

Care quality

  • 1% residents had a pressure injury
  • 15% residents were physically restrained
  • 10% residents experienced unplanned weightloss
  • Falls & major injury

  • 27% residents experienced a fall
  • 1% residents experienced a major injury from falling
  • Medication

  • 34% residents prescribed nine or more medications
  • 0% residents prescribed antipsychotics without diagnosis of psychosis
  • Based on 5 different metrics, evaluated against national benchmarks, the Australian Department of Health and Aged Care determined that the quality of care delivered at Canberra Aged Care Facility between July-September 2023 was Good.

    Rooms & Pricing

    The Lodge and Chifley

    1 Ensuite Average size of 19m2

    Twin Room

    2 Shared 16.12

    Single room

    1 Shared 11.31

    Twin with ensuite

    2 Shared 16.12

    Multi ward

    4 Shared 32.76

    Ginninderra King

    1 Ensuite 32.4m2
    All room prices are displayed as 100% Refundable Deposit & 100% Daily Accommodation Payment.

    Canberra Aged Care Facility Reviews

    Stefanie Rogic
    Stefanie Rogic
     · 05/04/2023

    Couldn’t ask for a better place to work with management who actually care about all their staff.

    sophie konemann
    sophie konemann
     · 01/02/2023

    This place is perfect. The staff are lovely.

     · 03/03/2022

    Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Managers and CEO go above and beyond for the needs of the residents. Nurses are experienced and prompt. Will always listen and address your concerns to ensure your loved one is taken care of as to your needs. I would trust this facility to take care of my loved one.

    Sharon Mouldt
    Sharon Mouldt
     · 02/11/2019

    Dads in high care,looked at all the others but this place is just so calm and homelike. Dads perfectly happy having to share a twin room and he has made lots of friends.

    bev hutchinson
    bev hutchinson
     · 10/03/2019

    Looking great, people all happy. Meals are great.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Bunyundah Nominees Pty Ltd
    • For profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 40917664735

    Safety Checks

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


    48 Archibald Street Lyneham 2602 Act


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Canberra Aged Care Facility?

    Canberra Aged Care Facility has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

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

    Canberra Aged Care Facility has 6 different types of rooms which range in price between $250,000 and $850,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit. Keep in mind your cost may vary based on deposit ammount, and government subsidies.

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