Welcome to Bupa Runaway Bay, a suburb on the Gold Coast, QLD

Discover the delightful Bupa Runaway Bay, a modern care home surrounded by beautiful nature reserves and parklands, close to the Gold Coast beaches and just an hour from Brisbane’s CBD.

Outdoors, we have many beautifully landscaped courtyards and one large central courtyard, which can be ideal for you to enjoy the benefits of fine weather or to entertain family and friends.

Each resident community also features its own comfortable lounge and dining area that are filled with tasteful decorations, helping to create a homely atmosphere. You can also take advantage of our sports bar, terrace café, private dining room and our very own hair salon.

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Types of care

  • 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.

  • 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 Runaway Bay

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 puzzles, concerts, in-home entertainment, day trips and movies.

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

Our food

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

You can choose to eat in one of our dining rooms or, if you’d prefer, you can dine in the peace and comfort of your own room. We even have a private dining room for those special occasions with your family and friends.

  • Choice of menu
  • Freshly prepared meals
  • Menus designed with dietician input
  • Private dining room

Rooms

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    Bupa Aged Care Runaway Bay premium room
    This spacious and private 19sqm room with ensuite features tranquil views and direct access through sliding doors to one of our beautifully landscaped courtyards. Further comfort is provided with air conditioning, a flat screen TV and high quality furnishings including an adjustable bed, armchair, over-the-bed table and a wardrobe for storage. The room also features soft furnishings like curtains, blinds and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower, vanity cabinet and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hour nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 19 sqm
    • 24 hour nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Ensuite bathroom
    • Flat screen TV
    • Foxtel connection
    • Quality furnishings
    • Telephone connection point*

    * Additional charges may apply

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    Bupa Aged Care Runaway Bay superior room
    This private 19sqm room with ensuite features sliding doors that lead out on to one of our beautiful courtyards, ideal for enjoying warm weather days and a cool fresh breeze. This room also features air conditioning, a flat screen TV and high quality furnishings, such as an adjustable bed, armchair, over-the-bed table and a wardrobe for storage. Soft furnishings include quality curtains or blinds and bedding. The ensuite bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower, vanity cabinet and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hour nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 19 sqm
    • 24 hour nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Ensuite bathroom
    • Flat screen TV
    • Foxtel connection
    • Quality furnishings
    • Telephone connection point*

    * Additional charges may apply

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  • Classic Courtyard
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    Bupa Aged Care Runaway Bay classic courtyard room

    Our private 19sqm Classic Courtyard room is part of our specialist dementia care residence and offers views over our beautifully landscaped gardens and courtyards. With a private ensuite, air conditioning, a flat screen TV and high quality furnishings, we can help you to feel right at home. Other furnishings include an adjustable bed, armchair, over-the-bed table and a wardrobe for storage. The room also features soft furnishings including curtains, blinds and bedding. The bathroom consists of a toilet, wash basin, shower, vanity cabinet and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hour nurse call system.

    For your comfort:

    • 19 sqm
    • 24 hour nurse call system
    • Adjustable bed
    • Air conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Ensuite bathroom
    • Flat screen TV
    • Foxtel connection
    • Quality furnishings
    • Telephone connection point*

    * 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

$50.66 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.

To allow for flexibility there are four ways in which you can choose to pay for your accommodation.

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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.

Daily Accommodation Payment

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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 Runaway Bay Expand all addremove
    • Arts and crafts room
    • BBQ area
    • Bowling green
    • Bupa bus
    • Café
    • Courtyard areas
    • Foxtel in common areas
    • Function room
    • Games room
    • Gazebo
    • GP consulting room
    • Hair salon
    • In-home chef
    • Landscaped gardens
    • Library
    • Lift to all floors
    • On-site kitchen
    • On-site laundry
    • Parlour room
    • Pet friendly
    • Private dining room
    • Raised garden beds
    • Sports bar
    • Verandas
    • Visitors parking
    • Wi-Fi
    • 24 hour nurse call system
    • Access to podiatry
    • Personalised care plans
    • Regular physiotherapist visits

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