Vacancies can change frequently, if you have any questions, or would like more information about what we can offer for your specific requirements, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Comfortable rooms, warm and welcoming to help you feel at home. Our private rooms feature quality furnishings that include an adjustable bed, chair, an over-the-bed table and storage of a wardrobe and drawers. Quality soft furnishings include curtains and bedding. The room has access to a shared bathroom, consisting of a toilet, wash basin, shower and mirror. Residential amenities include an easy-to-use 24 hour nurse call system.
Welcome to Bupa Waratah, located in a north-western residential suburb of Newcastle, NSW
Discover the delightful Bupa Waratah, a modern care home set in the quiet residential suburb of Waratah, Newcastle. You will be close to the local community with Waratah village shopping centre, parks including Blackbutt reserve, Newcastle Harbour, local beaches and John Hunter and Mater Misericordiae Hospital nearby.
Outdoors you will enjoy our garden areas complete with planter beds maintained by our passionate resident gardening group. We also have a courtyard ideal for enjoying quiet time or the company of family and friends.
Indoors, we have a range of warm and welcoming spaces including a dining room, lounge room, sitting room and private reflection room. These have been tastefully decorated to create a homely atmosphere for you to enjoy.
Life at Bupa Waratah
Our passionate lifestyle team are committed to providing you with a range of activities for you to get involved with. It is never too late to start a new hobby! Whatever your passion may be, and if there’s something you're interested in that isn’t on offer, speak with our team who are always excited to hear new ideas and suggestions.
Some activities that you will have the opportunity to get involved with include: cultural and spiritual activities, cognitive activities including word games and puzzles, arts and crafts, group games like bingo, afternoon high tea and a visiting hairdresser.
- Bus trips
- Exercise classes
- Knitting club
- Regular BBQs
At Bupa Waratah, we pride ourselves on providing a fresh and seasonal menu and a choice of cuisine at every meal with the help of our dietician. We value your input, and strive to make sure that your preferences are reflected as much as possible.
Our salads and fresh fruit are always popular in summer, while casseroles and soups are favourites in winter. Friends and family are always welcome to join you for meals and you can choose to eat in one of our dining rooms or, if you’d prefer, you can dine in the peace and comfort of your own room.
- Choice of menu
- Dining rooms
- Freshly prepared meals
- Menus designed with dietitian input
- Bupa bus
- Courtyard areas
- Hair salon
- In-home chef
- Landscaped gardens
- Lift to all floors
- On-site kitchen
- On-site laundry
- Raised garden beds
- Visitors parking
Nursing home features
- Large home (108 beds)
- Specialist services: Physiotherapy