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Mount Esk Aged Care

· 38 Station Road St Leonards 7250 Tas

Residential aged care at Mount Esk Aged Care in St Leonards, Tasmania

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Mount Esk is an aged care home located in St Leonards, recently renovated with a range of facilities designed to provide comfort to its residents. It features multiple lounge and dining areas, en-suite rooms, and outdoor spaces that offer views of the countryside. The home operates a comprehensive employee training program and provides a varied activities schedule managed by the Leisure and Lifestyle team. Activities include regular bus outings and visits from entertainment groups.

    Mount Esk also fosters community connections through an intergenerational program with a nearby primary school and supports resident wellbeing with pastoral care officers, volunteers, and a music therapist. The facility is pet-friendly, ensuring a homely and supportive environment for its residents.

    • Gardens
    • Nearby shops
    • Transport
    • Organised activities
    • Pets allowed
    • Onsite chapel

    Top Rated Home in St Leonards

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

    Overall Score
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    3 Year Accreditation

    Mount Esk Aged Care Reviews

    7.3· Recommended by 73% residents



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

    Susan Weatherley
    Susan Weatherley
     · 30/11/2022

    I was in mt esk aged care home and I absolutely hated it very negligent terrible

    Sean Loag
    Sean Loag
     · 15/12/2021

    My father is there he has his own room and is treated with respect and dignity

    Performing Centre
    Performing Centre
     · 28/01/2019

    Not impressed with the place. Especially when the elderly have to have shared rooms.

    Mandy Gillies
    Mandy Gillies
     · 30/01/2018

    The most amazing aged care facility I have ever worked in, residents are treated with respect, dignity and compassion. If I ever need to go to a nursing home, I would go to this one, love it, love it, love it.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $300,000 - $500,000 · 74 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Superior1Shared15 m²
    Standard1Shared15 m²
    Premium Plus1Ensuite17m² - 29.5m²

    About the Staff

    195 mins
    All Care Staff
    34 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at Mount Esk Aged Care received 195 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 95% of their daily total care target of 205 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Southern Cross Care (Tas) Inc
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 18773507851

    Safety Checks

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


    38 Station Road St Leonards 7250 Tas


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Mount Esk Aged Care?

    Mount Esk Aged Care has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

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

    Mount Esk Aged Care has 5 different types of rooms which range in price between $300,000 and $500,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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