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Carinya Hostel

Location: 33 – 43 McClelland Street Sea Lake

Hours: 24 hours

Phone: 03 50702155

Fax: 03 50702132 





The Carinya Hostel provides a quality and holistic health service to our aged residents, who are assessed as needing

low level residential care. Please click on the link for description and pricing.


Qualified staff inclusive of: Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses and Activity Workers provide person centred care to the residents using best practice principles.


Residents and families are involved in care planning ensuring a coordinated approach to care. An Activity Program which meets individual resident’s needs is provided by staff and volunteers. Family and friends are encouraged to visit and participate in the activities within the home. Some of these activities include: music, massage, gardening, cooking, singing and pet therapy plus much more.


Contact with the community is an important part of the lifestyle program. Local groups are welcome to visit and provide entertainment for our residents. These groups include school children, singers and line dancers.


All enquiries can be directed to the Director of Nursing.

Staff Patient Care (Nurse to Patient Ratios) Amendment Act 2019

 Name: Sea Lake Flexibed;  Mixed Ward:  Acute and Aged Care.  1 September 2019 to 28 February 2020

  • Total Number of occupied beds: 12

  • Different ratios that apply to each portion:

              Acute Care – AM  shift ratios 1:6 +1 In charge; PM 1:7 + 1 In charge; Night Duty: 1:10

              Aged Care – AM 1:7 + 1 In charge; PM 1:8 + 1 In charge; Night Duty: 1:15

Staffing for 24 hours (1RN + 2EENs); (1RN + 1EENs); (1RN + 1EEN).

  • Expected number of occupied beds for the following 6 month period:  Acute Care - 1; Aged Care - 11