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Cooee Lodge

· Townsend Drive Gilgandra 2827 Nsw

Residential aged care at Cooee Lodge in Gilgandra, New South Wales

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Cooee Lodge is an aged care home located in Gilgandra, central west NSW. It offers modern facilities including a lounge dining room, family room with Skype, library/exercise area, and a special care unit for dementia residents, all upgraded in 2007. Each of the home's fifty beds comes with individual air conditioning for resident comfort. The dementia care unit provides a secure environment tailored to the needs of its residents. This facility focuses on quality care and the ability to age in place in a rural setting.

    • Gardens

    Top Rated Home in Gilgandra

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

    Overall Score
    Staffing Minutes
    1 Year Accreditation

    Cooee Lodge Reviews

    9.1· Recommended by 95% residents



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

    Ann Westwood
    Ann Westwood
     · 22/08/2022

    Best aged care facility I have come across. Lovely rooms and gardens. Staff are friendly and helpful. If I ever have to go into a facility, this is the one for me.

    Marieann Flint
    Marieann Flint
     · 11/04/2021

    Sorry my experience was tainted due to the mouse plague, no fault of theirs, but as a city girl a little daunting.

    Gordon Gundry
    Gordon Gundry
     · 02/03/2021

    Great service friendly people

    Mahesh Nath
    Mahesh Nath
     · 01/12/2020


    Nengi Nnanyelugo
    Nengi Nnanyelugo
     · 01/11/2018

    Peaceful countryside if you wanna avoid the busy city. Aged care facility with loving staff

    Rooms & Pricing

    · Concessional residents welcome

    Mainstream/Special Care1Ensuite15.75

    About the Staff

    152 mins
    All Care Staff
    20 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at Cooee Lodge received 152 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 189 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Gilgandra Shire Council
    • Government business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 47979060715

    Safety Checks

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


    Townsend Drive Gilgandra 2827 Nsw


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Cooee Lodge?

    Cooee Lodge has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Cooee Lodge?

    Cooee Lodge has 1 different types of rooms which range in price between $300,000 and $300,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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