Wagga Wagga Community Aged Care Facility

20 Hely Drive, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

The design and construction were carried out by Croft Developments Pty Ltd and the home opened for business January 23, 2023.  There is currently a design review to expand the facility to 180 places (from 144), with a 100 house lot subdivision, subject to Development Application Approval.

The facility comprises spacious lounge rooms and servery kitchens so residents can choose their own meals, as well as a focus on activity programs and areas promoting independence. The care levels offered will range from Respite Care through to Low Care, and Ageing in place to High Care, plus a separate secure dementia unit.

Work on the new wing extension is current;y underway!

Key features are:

  • 24 Hour nursing care in secure environment
  • Construction is of concrete floors, brick walls and metal tray roof.  The building is fully fitted with sprinklers, smoke detection, Advance Call nurse system. Fully addressable Fire Warning system, and Nurse Call on both Dect and ceiling mounted annunciators.
  • 140 Fortinet WiFi points throughout
  • Commercial Laundry comprising 3 x IPSO washing Machines and 3 x Gas dryers.
  • Variety of room sizes, including adjoining rooms for couples
  • Air Conditioning to all bedrooms and Lounge Rooms / Hallways.
  • Café off the main entrance
  • Fixtures, fittings, floor coverings and furnishings of the highest industry standard.
  • On-site kitchen & commercial laundry
  • Full CCTV security system and fully networked computer system.
  • All bedrooms having Ensuite Bathroom and king single height adjustable electric hi-low beds.
  • Spacious courtyards with non-slip concrete finish with shade sails / Gazebos and umbrellas.
  • Hair-dressing room and Doctor’s room.

There are two different room specifications:

  1. Classic is about 18m2 plus ensuite, standard king electric bed, pressure mattress, 50” smart TV, standard wardrobe, vinyl floor, resident chair / outdoor chair. Timber hall stand under the TV
  2. Signature Rooms are 20m2 MINIMIUM plus ensuite, many rooms up to 26m2 all with balconies. Flooring is carpet, wardrobes are fully fitted laminate, smart TV of 60-65inch, additional bedroom furniture, timber hall stand under the TV, resident chair / outdoor chair. Standard king electric bed, pressure mattress.