2 week free respite offer!

Warm, welcoming and friendly

Quietly nestled in a leafy residential crescent, Aurrum Aged Care in Reservoir, Victoria is a beautiful, purpose-built residence, renowned for its modern facilities, person centred care and warm hospitality.

This impressive home provides a peaceful and secure environment for residents and their families with its beautifully designed rooms, quiet living spaces, generous courtyard areas and lovingly tendered gardens.

Aurrum’s operating model is built on a philosophy of delivering person centred care excellence to our residents whilst offering premium quality accommodation, lifestyle and dining experiences.

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Our stimulating and varied lifestyle programs at Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir embrace stability, support, independence and community, and include activities such as:

  • Art therapy
  • Pet therapy
  • Interactive robot therapy (Paro)
  • Celebrations of cultural and lifestyle inclusiveness
  • Paddock to plate gardening and cooking programs
  • Intergenerational social programs
  • Mindfulness program, including serenity hour
  • Meaningful activity program (Montessori based and multi-lingual)
Aurrum Aged Care in Reservoir accommodation

Premium Accommodation

All private single and companion rooms are comfortable, spacious and well equipped, and have their own private en suite.

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Person Centred Care and Support

Our highly trained and specialised team members are committed to providing exceptional person centred care and support to residents and their families.

At Aurrum Aged Care in Reservoir, we offer low and high care, including:

  • 24-hour, seven days a week nursing care
  • Family participation in care planning
  • Living Life is at the centre of our clinical care and lifestyle programs
  • Access to a wide variety of allied health services
  • 24-hour emergency call service
Aurrum Aged Care in Reservoir Victoria food


Aurrum’s Reservoir aged care facility offers nutritious, culturally focussed, home-style meals that are freshly prepared in consultation with our dieticians and cooked on-site by our experienced team of fully qualified chefs, using the finest ingredients. To ensure variety, our gourmet a la carte menu is changed seasonally and may be tailored to meet the specific dietary needs and preferences of our residents.


For the convenience and enjoyment of our residents, Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir offers a wide variety of features and services including:

  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Numerous elegant sunrooms and lounges
  • On-site Laundry
  • On-site Café
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Several large outdoor courtyard gardens and walkways
  • Comfortable and inviting dining and lounge areas
  • Attractive outdoor areas for alfresco dining and entertaining
  • Plenty of on-site parking

Exceptional Reservoir aged care in an extraordinary environment

1 Aberdeen St, Reservoir VIC 3073 View Map
Email: info@aurrum.com.au Phone: 03 9469 7555
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2 week free respite offer!

SUPERIOR SINGLE ROOM with private Ensuite
approximately: ~19m2

Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD):
from: $450,000


Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP):
from: $103.06/day*


Combined Payment (based on 50% deposit)
$225,000 (RAD) + $51.53/day (DAP)

SUPERIOR SINGLE ROOM With shared Ensuite
approximately: ~19m2

Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD):
from: $400,000


Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP):
from: $91.61/day*


Combined Payment (based on 50% deposit)
$200,000 (RAD) + $45.80/day (DAP)

approximately: ~25m2 (Maximum occupancy of 2 residents)

Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD):
from: $275,000


Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP):
from: $62.98/day*


Combined Payment (based on 50% deposit)
$137,500 (RAD) + $31.49/day (DAP)

*Illustrative rate based on MPIR of 8.36% as from the 01/7/2024 and subject to change every 3 months.

**Everyone in residential aged care accommodation can be asked to pay a basic daily care fee. This is calculated daily and indexed with the age pension.

The BDCF (at the moment $61.96/day) is amended on March 20th and Sept 20th every year.

Guaranteed no extra fees

We are here to help you make informed choices and support your aged care journey 

    Frequently asked questions

    Is there a difference between an aged care home, residential care, and nursing home?

    Aged care facilities and nursing homes refer to the same thing, specifically residential accommodation supported by health care for older people who are unable to live independently.

    Why go into residential aged care?

    There are several reasons why someone might choose residential aged care:

    • Higher level of care: Residential aged care provides 24/7 access to professional nursing and support staff, ensuring that residents’ medical and personal needs are attended to round-the-clock. At Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir, we understand the importance of a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle for our residents. Our compassionate staff and supportive community ensure that each resident receives personalised care and attention.
    • Safety and security: Aged care facilities like Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir are designed with the safety and security of residents in mind. They are equipped with features like handrails, emergency call systems, and accessible amenities.
    • Social interaction: Residential aged care communities offer opportunities for residents to engage in various social aged care activities and form meaningful connections with others. At our Reservoir aged care facility, our dedicated lifestyle team organises a dynamic calendar of activities that cater to various interests, such as arts and crafts, gardening, fitness classes, movie nights, and cultural celebrations.
    • Access to amenities: Aged care facilities often provide amenities such as communal areas, gardens, and recreational spaces, enhancing the quality of life for residents.

    Relief for caregivers: Moving into aged care can alleviate some stress on family members or caregivers who may not have the resources or capacity to provide the necessary level of care.

    What should I know about before moving to aged care?

    At Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir, we aim to ease the transition into aged care by providing guidance and support throughout the process. Our team is here to assist you every step of the way.

    Before moving into our Reservoir aged care facility, there are several important aspects to consider:

    • Financial planning: Understand the costs associated with aged care and explore any government subsidies or financial assistance available to you. Read more about moving into aged care on the pension.
    • Downsizing and organising belongings: Prepare for the move by downsizing and organising your belongings, keeping in mind the space available in your new accommodation.
    • Aged care routines/schedules: Familiarise yourself with the daily routines and schedules in the aged care facility to ensure a smooth transition.

    Emotional adjustment: Moving to aged care can be emotionally challenging. Seek support from family and friends, and don’t hesitate to talk to staff and other residents for companionship and reassurance.

    Should I choose an aged care home or home care?

    The answer to this question will depend on your personal circumstances and preferences. Residential aged care homes are beneficial for people needing around the clock care and access to a secure environment that provides a wide range of services, including personal care, meal preparation, organised social activities, transportation and more.

    Read more about choosing an aged care provider.

    Can I access government subsidies for aged care?

    Depending on your circumstances, the Australian Government may be able to provide financial assistance for aged care services, including residential care and home care.

    Find out more about aged care on the pension.

    What happens once I agree to an aged care home?

    After you have accepted a place in an aged care home, there will be a number of administrative steps that need to be completed before you move in. This can include sorting out accommodation costs, signing your resident agreement and deciding on whether you wish to receive extra services.

    How do you manage medication and other medical needs?

    Aurrum Aged Care offers 24-hour, seven days a week nursing care to ensure that our residents’ medical needs are met.

    Can you help with setting appointments with health professionals?

    Of course. We take a person-centred approach to care planning and will assist our residents and their families with setting appointments with health professionals if necessary. Our residents also have access to a wide variety of allied health support services.

    How can I deal with moving into aged care?

    Moving into aged care is a significant life transition, and it’s normal to feel overwhelmed or uncertain about the process. 

    To make the move more manageable, it’s important to plan ahead of time. This means starting the process early, so you have time to organise your belongings, sort out finances, and make necessary arrangements. It can also be helpful to involve family members or close friends in the planning process to provide emotional support and assist with tasks like packing and organising.

    Of course, it’s also recommended that you visit the aged care facility beforehand to get a feel for the environment and ask any questions you may have. This can help to alleviate some of the anxiety and uncertainty associated with the move.

    We warmly invite you to visit Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir and see our facilities for yourself. Our friendly staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have and provide you with a tour of the premises. Contact us today to schedule a visit at our Reservoir aged care facility and take the first step towards a worry-free transition into aged care.

    How can I stay in touch with my loved ones?

    • Staying in touch via phone/messages or even letters: At our Reservoir aged care facility, we understand the importance of staying connected with loved ones. Residents have access to phone and messaging facilities to communicate with their family and friends. We also encourage the exchange of letters and cards to maintain meaningful connections.
    • Planning visits: We facilitate visits from family and friends to ensure that residents can spend quality time with their loved ones. Our Reservoir aged care facility provides comfortable visitation areas to foster a welcoming environment for all. Transportation options to Aurrum Aged Care Reservoir can be arranged, and families can reach out to our staff to discuss the available options.

    Aurrum Reservoir Aged Care

    1 Aberdeen St, Reservoir VIC 3073 Phone: 03 9469 7555 Email: info@aurrum.com.au