First-class aged care in friendly, vibrant surrounds
BlueCross Highgrove is a two-storey residence in the heart of leafy Kew. Located just minutes from Kew Junction and the shops and amenities of South Yarra .
Recently redeveloped, Highgrove offers 49 rooms, suites and apartments for people with low care, ageing in place and respite needs in a warm, community atmosphere.
Our attentive staff, including qualified nurses, personal care attendants and lifestyle team, provide high quality care and activity programs and are always happy to help. We ensure residents can maintain access and connections with the wider community.
At Highgrove, we believe in delivering discerning care in a close-knit, polished setting. We invite you to come and experience it for yourself.
On the ground floor, BlueCross Highgrove has an open plan lounge and dining room, which looks onto a welcoming courtyard. This landscaped courtyard is ideal for residents who enjoy the fresh air and sunshine, and the occasional barbeque.
On the second floor, is a large lounge featuring bifold doors opening onto a terrace. There is also a book corner and numerous sitting nooks around the residence for moments of quiet reflection or a cup of tea with family and friends.
Creating ambiance are the gas log fireplaces, centrally controlled climate, contemporary fittings and discerning décor throughout that reflect the tones of the natural environment.
Adding to the amenities are a day spa, on site hair salon, computer and wireless internet access.
BlueCross Highgrove offers 49 rooms with Standard, Deluxe, Superior Deluxe, Apartment and Superior Apartment-style accommodation. Rooms may have views of and secure access to the private courtyards and balconies, as well as views of the streetscapes or cityscapes.
BlueCross Highgrove’s comprehensive and diverse lifestyle and therapies program has activities such as group walks, music, physiotherapy, organised day trips and yoga.
Those who enjoy a cosmopolitan lifestyle will relish Highgrove’s proximity to the café culture of Kew Junction, South Yarra and the city, and some residents will love the urban landmarks that may be visible from their rooms.
To ensure everyone is engaged and able to participate, residents at BlueCross Highgrove are invited to contribute towards its leisure and lifestyle program via weekly meetings and a suggestion box.
Residents at BlueCross Highgrove can access a wide range of options and services and are involved in decision making. They have two choices of fresh, home-cooked and nutritious meals from a daily menu, with the option of wine with lunch and dinner.
BlueCross residences provide a high level of hotel services, with laundry, gardening, housekeeping, cleaning and maintenance all included.
Nursing home features
- Small home (49 beds)
- Specialist services: Visiting Physiotherapist, Podiatrist, Dentist, Optometrist, Audiologist, Music Therapist
Types of care
Additional details: Weekly activities program & organised outings