Empowering Elders, improving health

Servicing the Torres Strait Islands, Star of the Sea Elders Village is set on the edge of beauty on Thursday Island.

Star of the Sea Elders Village prides itself on empowering our Elders in their day-to-day lives and improving health outcomes for Torres Strait Islander communities. Services are delivered by Pinangba, an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander-led arm of UnitingCare, in partnership with Blue Care, working in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across Queensland.

Key info

  • Services

    Star of the Sea Elders Village provides the following services:

    • Residential aged care
    • Memory support
    • Carers support
    • Respite care
    • Commonwealth Home Support Program
  • Facilities and amenities

    Our residents can make use of several shared areas, including dining rooms and gardens. Our residents can also visit our chapel, and take our site-owned bus.

    We are close to community amenities, including:

    • Shops
    • Medical services
    • Community services
    • Entertainment
    • Parks
    • Church
    • Playground
    • Beach
    • Taxi
  • Specialist health services

    Our residents can access specialist health services, such as:

    • Allied health
    • Respite
    • Palliative care
  • Costs

    Single (Private room) with ensuite

    This room is 16sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $44.60 per day
    Lump-sum equivalent: $400,000
    Combination example: $22.30 per day and $200,000 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Single (Private room) with ensuite

    This room is 20sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $44.60 per day
    Lump-sum equivalent: $400,000
    Combination example: $22.30 per day and $200,000 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Single (Private room) with shared ensuite

    This room is 52sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $37.91 per day
    Lump-sum equivalent: $340,000
    Combination example: $18.96 per day and $170,000 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Double (Shared room) with ensuite

    This room is 16sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $36.69 per day
    Lump-sum equivalent: $329,000
    Combination example: $18.34 per day and $164,500 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Double (Shared room) with ensuite

    This room is 20sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $36.69 per day
    Lump-sum equivalent: $329,000
    Combination example: $18.34 per day and $164,500 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Triple (Shared room) with ensuite

    This room is 16sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $27.88 per day

    Lump-sum equivalent: $250,000

    Combination example: $13.94 per day and $125,000 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

    Triple (Shared room) with ensuite

    This room is 20sq m and is of good quality and is in good condition. The room has the following features:

    • Cooling
    • Television
    • Nurse call

    Pricing

    Periodic payment: $27.88 per day

    Lump-sum equivalent: $250,000

    Combination example: $13.94 per day and $125,000 lump-sum combination (based on 50/50 contribution)

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Location

Star of the Sea Elders Village provides residential aged care to the Thursday Island community and is located at 121 Waiben Esplanade, Thursday Island, QLD.

Star of the Sea Elders Village

121 Waiben Esplanade
Thursday Island
QLD, 4875


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Toll free: 1800 838 929
Direct: 07 4212 1800

Fax

07 3327 5651

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