Client: Baptcare Location: Doncaster East Completion: 2017
Located on Anderson Creek Rd, the Residential Aged Care Facility is stage one of four. The RACF is home to 150 rooms and a number of dining, lounge and communal spaces to encourage interaction between residences.
A key design feature of the facility is the connection between landscaped areas and the interior. The planning takes advantage of the views and access into the internalised courtyard.
The light filled interior embraces the warm hues of nature and its surrounds. This is further amplified by the use of natural stones and textural timbers on display throughout the interior design of the development.
Bluecross Aged Care
Client: Bluecross Location: Malvern East Completion: 2019
Located on the corner of The Avenue and Waverley Rd, the 3 story Residential Aged Care Facility takes inspiration from its surrounding context and the history of the existing site.
Comprising of 103 rooms and an array of communal facilities including: dining rooms, lounges, winter garden, library, cinema and hair salon. The neighborhood model of care was used in the planning of the facility to deinstitutionalise the facility, allowing groups of 10 – 15 residences to live in each neighborhood.
The interior design evokes a warm and inviting atmosphere for residences through the execution of high level of details and finishes.
Mecwacare Malvern is the development of 31 Luxury Retirement Apartments. This new development is associated with the existing Mecwacare residential aged care facility. The site has been master planned to allow residents of the Independent Living Apartments to access care from the residential aged care facility.
The retirement component of the site has a dedicated entry leading to a ground floor destination level with Resident amenity including, café, dining kitchen, lounge and business centre, gymnasium and lifestyle activity room.
The apartment layouts are a generous mix of two and three bedroom apartments all with large outdoor areas and access to views.