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Wharparilla Lodge

· Hartshorn Drive Echuca West 3564 Vic

Residential aged care at Wharparilla Lodge in Echuca West, Victoria

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Wharparilla Lodge is an aged care home in Echuca, Victoria, comprising six distinct areas, each housing 15-16 residents with their own dining and lounge areas.

    The facility includes a section dedicated to dementia care, landscaped courtyards, a garden, and a gym with physiotherapist-designed programs. Additionally, there's a workshop for activities facilitated by staff from the local Bunnings store, promoting engagement in various hobbies and physical activities like chair exercises and carpet bowls.

    Surrounding Wharparilla Lodge are independent living units and assisted living apartments, all situated within a 5-hectare site, providing a comprehensive and supportive living environment.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard
    • Specialised allied health services
    • Exercise classes
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Echuca West

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

    Overall Score
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    3 Year Accreditation

    Wharparilla Lodge Reviews

    8.5· Recommended by 94% residents



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

    Grace Woods
    Grace Woods
     · 04/02/2023

    Excellent staff and facilities

     · 06/05/2022

    Always short on staff

    K S
    K S
     · 20/11/2021

    Visited my mum. Staff are wonderful

    Ben Richardson
    Ben Richardson
     · 13/12/2017

    Was impressed with the facilities and services onsite I was there visiting my famous Grandfather of 102years of age he is still quick as a whip can see clear as though softly spoken alittle had of hearing but loves to have a laugh he paints colours in draws scenery and does jig saw puzzles.

    Matt Hutch
    Matt Hutch
     · 12/07/2017

    One of the best Age Care facilities in Victoria

    Rooms & Pricing

    · Concessional residents welcome

    Single Room with Ensuite1Ensuite19 to 20 m2

    About the Staff

    172 mins
    All Care Staff
    28 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at Wharparilla Lodge received 172 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 83% of their daily total care target of 206 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Echuca Benevolent Society Inc
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 20851915039

    Safety Checks

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

    Religions practised

    • Anglican
    • Baptist
    • Buddhism
    • Catholic
    • Churches of Christ
    • Hinduism
    • Lutheran
    • Other Protestant
    • Presbyterian and Reformed
    • Salvation Army
    • Seventh-day Adventist
    • Uniting Church


    Hartshorn Drive Echuca West 3564 Vic


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Wharparilla Lodge?

    Wharparilla Lodge has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

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

    Wharparilla Lodge has 1 different types of rooms which range in price between $500,000 and $500,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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