Your retirement years should be one of the most enjoyable times of your life – so why not spend it somewhere so special that it takes your breath away? Bundaleer is set on twelve beautifully landscaped acres in the picturesque Hastings Valley town of Wauchope. With the magnificent Bago Mountain Ranges in the background, you can’t help but relax among the peace and tranquility.
Offering a continuum of care and support suited to your needs and personal choices, Bundaleer provides you with independence, security, comfort and the freedom to live and enjoy the lifestyle of your choice.
As an accredited Residential Aged Care provider, Bundaleer operates a Retirement Village, Residential Care across two sites, as well as Consumer Directed In-Home Care, Respite packages and the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
79 Independent Living Units, a combination of 1 bedroom, 2 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms and 2 bedrooms plus study accommodation as well as an 84 bed Residential facility, featuring single rooms, In-Home Care, Respite and NDIS packages.
55 beds comprised of 4 bed wards with shared ensuite, 2 bed wards with shared ensuite and single wards with ensuite as well as In-Home Care, Respite and NDIS packages.
All our locations and services offer our residents, the level of privacy and independence they would expect in their own homes, as well as providing a range of social and community activities with new things to do and the opportunity to make new friendships and connections.
Our services provide you with personalised care and support tailored to your needs, so you can truly have an enjoyable lifestyle. We are all about independence, security and comfort – but most importantly Bundaleer offers you a sense of community and belonging.
And for our residents with extra special needs, there is a 24/7 professional Nursing Care Team available to ensure that all aspects of care is on hand, providing peace of mind for you and your family.
It really is up to you what lifestyle you choose to enjoy at Bundaleer.
Enjoy the solitude of country living and the convenience of city living with everything you need nearby in Wauchope. Don’t drive? That’s OK – just jump on the Bundaleer bus for the 2 minute drive down Cameron Street to access:
And if you need anything else beautiful Port Macquarie is only twenty minutes away with lovely cafes, restaurants, cinemas, museums, beaches and larger stores including Big W, K-Mart, Target, Woolworths, Coles, a huge choice of specialty stores and more!
We appreciate that this can be an overwhelming time so the friendly staff at Bundaleer are only too happy to assist you in any way they can. Call us on (02) 6586 9400 to let us know how we can help.
Supporting active, satisfying aging throughout the lifestage trajectory, ensuring the conditions for a positive impact on people’s health and wellness.
Accountability - "I own up to and learn from my mistakes. I show initiative within my role and do the job that’s expected of me."
Collaboration - "We take teamwork to a higher level, we value relationships and embrace new ideas and inspire each other."
Inclusiveness - "We welcome, we value ad we respect everyone around us."
Integrity - "I am passionate about doing the right thing even when no one is watching me."
1974: Local Lions Club member, Cliff Morris, first tabled the idea of a Community Nursing home for Wauchope, which would go on to become the major fundraising project for the Lions Club and the local community.
1979: Approval for the project was received from the Federal Government in the form of a grant to build a 25-bed nursing home.
1980: The Johnstone Street Nursing Home was officially opened and christened with the name “Bundaleer”, an Aboriginal word meaning “among the hills or trees”.
1989: The Cameron Street site was purchased and building began on the Retirement Village.
1992: The Cameron Street Residential Aged Care Facility opened with 40 beds.
1999: We officially changed our name from “Bundaleer Nursing Home Ltd” to Bundaleer Care Services Ltd” to reflect the inclusion of the variety of the Accommodation and Care Services provided.
2001: The Bundaleer In-Home Care services began.
2005: The Cameron Street Facility extension opened with an extra 40 beds.
2008: The Johnstone St Facility extension opened with an extra 30 beds.
2017: Purchased additional properties on High Street and Cameron Streets and received an $8.5 million Government Grant towards our exciting new expansion project.
We appreciate that this can be an overwhelming time so the friendly staff at Bundaleer are only too happy to assist you in any way they can. Call us on (02) 6585 2811 to let us know how we can help.
Our Board of Directors are:
Bundaleer is run day to day by our Executive team who manage the care and welfare of our residents and clients. Our Executive team are:
|23 March 2018||PR - Bundaleer's Rural Reveolution.pdf|
|08 Feb 2018||Bundaleer's Wild Day Out - Feb 14 FINAL.pdf|
|04 September 2017||Preliminary AGM notice and Call for Director Nominations (download pdf)|
|05 June 2017||Olivia Carrett – Bundaleer Trainee of the Year finalist (download pdf)|
|26 May 2017||$8.5 million Government Funding Boost for Bundaleer expansion (download pdf)|
|06 May 2017||Bundaleer supporting OXFAM (download pdf)|
|14 Mar 2017||Bundaleer Family Fun Day (download pdf)|
|07 Feb 2017||What the Feb 27 In-Home Care changes mean for you (download pdf)|
|22 Feb 2017||Making Art with the Johnstone St residents (download pdf)|