Welcome to Bupa Pottsville beach, located in the Tweed Shire, Northern NSW

Discover the beautiful Bupa Pottsville Beach, a modern care home set in a peaceful holiday village, just a short walk to the local beaches.

Outdoors you will find our attractive seating area and lush tropical gardens perfect for taking a morning or afternoon stroll. We also have a pleasant sheltered area ideal for alfresco dining or entertaining family and friends.

Indoors you will find our lounge and dining areas filled with tasteful decorations that provide a welcoming and comfortable place to call home. We have a delightful range of activity areas, including an art and crafts room and you can even get pampered in our very own hair salon, or relax at our in-house café.

Types of care

  • Our Pop-in Service offers the same high quality residential aged care as a flexible and short-term option for carers who are in need of a short break.

  • Sometimes, the best way to get help and support is by moving into an aged care home. We offer a full range of care to help suit your needs.

  • As a carer, you may need a small break or your loved one may need some time to recover after a hospital admission. We are happy to help with respite care, please contact us to enquire if our home has current availability.

  • All of our teams complete specialist dementia training, equipping them with strategies to enhance quality of life and provide 'Person-First' care for our residents.

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Life at Bupa Pottsville Beach

Our activities

Our passionate lifestyle team are committed to providing you with a range of activities for you to get involved with. It is never too late to start a new hobby! Whatever your passion may be, and if there’s something you're interested in that isn’t on offer, speak with our team who are always excited to hear new ideas and suggestions.

Some activities that you will have the opportunity to get involved with include: cultural and spiritual activities, cognitive activities including word games and puzzles, concerts, day trips and movies.

  • Arts and crafts
  • Exercise classes
  • Group games
  • In home entertainment

Our food

At Bupa Pottsville Beach, we pride ourselves on providing a fresh and seasonal menu and a choice of cuisine at every meal with the help of our dietician. We value your input, and strive to make sure that your preferences are reflected as much as possible.

Start your day with a buffet-style breakfast; we serve hot meals for lunch, followed by gourmet sandwiches, soups and salads for dinner. Between mealtimes we provide mid-morning and afternoon tea with fresh fruit and delicious home baked treats. You can choose to eat in our elegant dining rooms, or if you’d prefer, you can dine in the peace and comfort of your own room.

  • Choice of menu
  • Buffet-style breakfast
  • Freshly prepared meals
  • Menus designed with dietician input

Rooms

  • Premium Plus
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    Bupa Aged Care Pottsville Beach premium plus room
    This extremely spacious 27 sqm private room with ensuite bathroom gives you plenty of space to decorate and bring your personality to life in your own comfortable surrounds. You can admire the tranquil views from the convenience of your room and experience the outdoors with doors that open onto a bright balcony. High quality furnishings include an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table, storage of a wardrobe and drawers, and soft furnishings including curtains and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hour nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 27 sqm
    • 24 hours a day nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Balcony
    • High quality furnishings
    • Patio area
    • Private ensuite bathroom
    • Telephone*

    * Additional charges may apply

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    • Patio
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    • Price Range
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    Bupa Aged Care Pottsville Beach premium room
    If you enjoy the outdoors, this spacious 14 sqm private room with ensuite bathroom could be ideal. This modern, welcoming room opens onto a terrace, where you can relax and admire the tranquil views. High quality furnishings include an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table, storage of a wardrobe and drawers, and soft furnishings like curtains and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hours a day nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 14 sqm
    • 24 hours a day nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Flat screen TV*
    • High quality furnishings
    • Private ensuite bathroom
    • Telephone**
    • Terrace

    * Available in selected rooms
    ** Additional charges may apply

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  • Superior
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    Bupa Aged Care Pottsville Beach superior room
    Comfort awaits you as you step into this 13 sqm private room, complete with a well-appointed ensuite bathroom and balcony. This modern room has high quality furnishings including an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table, storage of a wardrobe and drawers, and soft furnishings like curtains and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hours a day nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 13 sqm
    • 24 hours a day nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Flat screen TV*
    • High quality furnishings
    • Private ensuite bathroom
    • Telephone**

    * Available in selected rooms
    ** Additional charges may apply

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  • Classic
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    Bupa Aged Care Pottsville Beach classic room
    Welcoming and comfortable, this 13 sqm private room is complete with ensuite bathroom. High quality furnishings include an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table, storage of a wardrobe and drawers, and soft furnishings like curtains and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hours a day nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 13 sqm
    • 24 hours a day nurse call system
    • Air conditioning
    • Flat screen TV*
    • High quality furnishings
    • Private ensuite bathroom
    • Telephone**

    * Available in selected rooms
    ** Additional charges may apply

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    Bupa Aged Care Pottsville Beach companion room
    This 27 sqm room has all the touches for you to feel right at home with a modern ensuite bathroom and terrace. Shared with one other person, this room has high quality furnishings including an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table, storage of a wardrobe and drawers, and soft furnishings including curtains and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hours a day nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 27 sqm
    • 24 hours a day nurse call system
    • Air conditioning
    • Flat screen TV*
    • High quality furnishings
    • Private ensuite bathroom
    • Telephone**
    • Terrace

    * Available in selected rooms
    ** Additional charges may apply

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Fees and payments

Your fees cover the care you receive and your accommodation, and sometimes, extra and additional services. Outlined below are the fees you may be required to pay based on the aged care home and room type you are considering.

Care Fees

Basic daily care fee

$49.07 per day
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Means tested care fee

Determined by the Department of Human Services

Care fees include the Basic Daily Care Fee and a Means Tested Care Fee.

Basic Daily Care Fee

This fee is set out by the Government and equates to 85% of the full pension. The fee amount will be reviewed on the 20th March and 20th September each year in line with the pension increase. Everyone in aged care is required to pay this fee unless they are experiencing financial hardship which will be determined by Centrelink.

Means Tested Care Fee

This is an additional daily care contribution fee based upon an individual’s assets and income. This fee is determined by the Department of Human Services upon completing a ‘Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form’ and is capped annually and over a resident’s lifetime.

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Accommodation Fees

Your choice of 4 fee payment options

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This payment will differ at each home based upon the room type you choose. To allow you flexibility there are four payment options to choose from.

  1. Daily accommodation payment
  2. Refundable accommodation deposit
  3. Combination payment
  4. Drawdown payment
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Other services

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Extra service homes have licensed extra service beds which require an extra daily fee. These homes offer a higher standard of accommodation, food and service. Whether you are in an extra service home or not, the quality of your care remains the same. For more information on what our extra services at this care home include, please contact us.

Additional services are offered in some of our aged care homes on an “opt in, opt out” basis; examples of additional services offered are Foxtel packages, telephone and newspapers. For a full list of optional services and prices at this care home, please contact us.

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Accommodation fee options

In addition to care fees you may also be required to pay an accommodation payment. The accommodation payment refers to the price of the room that you choose and will vary across aged care homes. The amount that you are required to pay is based upon an individual’s assets and income and is determined by the Department of Human Services through completing a Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment. You may be required to pay all or contribute to the cost of your accommodation. This form is not compulsory to complete, but for those who choose not to you will be required to pay the full room price.

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Instead of paying for your accommodation as a lump sum you can choose to pay a daily fee. The amount you pay is based on a daily rate; as agreed with your service provider in line with the current MPIR (maximum permissible interest rate).
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This option is a lump sum accommodation payment. The balance of the deposit is refunded when you leave the aged care home less any amounts you have agreed to have deducted.
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Option 3

Combination Payment

Use this helpful tool to calculate your desired combination payment. Entering an amount will automatically adjust the second amount.

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Refundable Accommodation Deposit

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Part refundable accommodation (RAD) deposit and part daily accommodation payment (DAP); with the part Refundable Accommodation Deposit being refunded when you leave the aged care home.
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Drawdown Payment

This option is similar to the combination option but the Daily Accommodation Payment component is taken from your Refundable Accommodation Deposit, with the balance of the deposit refunded when you leave the aged care home.
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Features at Bupa Pottsville Beach Expand all addremove
    • BBQ area
    • Bowling green
    • Bupa bus
    • Café
    • Computer area
    • Courtyard areas
    • Foxtel in common areas
    • Function room
    • GP consulting room
    • Hair salon
    • In-home chef
    • Landscaped gardens
    • Library with internet access
    • Lift to all floors
    • On-site kitchen
    • On-site laundry
    • Outdoor terraces
    • Pet friendly
    • Private dining room
    • Raised garden beds
    • Sensory gardens
    • Verandas
    • Visitors parking
    • Wi-Fi
    • 24 hour nurse call system
    • Access to podiatry
    • In-home Bupa GP
    • Personalised care plans
    • Regular physiotherapist visits

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