New aged care home opens in outer western Melbourne

Aged care provider Homestyle has opened up a new residential aged care home at Tarneit, in Melbourne’s growing outer west.

Dubbed Sunset Views Manor, the 120-bed home comprises seven small houses with up to 18 residents each, one of which is set aside specifically for those living with dementia.

Amenities including a physiotherapy and occupational therapy gym run by Concentric Healthcare Services, which is open to the public, as well as wi-fi, Foxtel, a complimentary café, a library, and a hair and beauty salon.

Homestyle CEO Tim Humphries was there to cut the ribbon on Sunset Views, saying it was a great addition to the local community.

“This is the first and only Aged Care home based in Tarneit, in Melbourne’s booming outer Western Suburbs.

“Occupying a prime site in the heart of the community, Sunset Views is the latest addition to Homestyle’s portfolio of 11 homes based in metropolitan Melbourne and the Geelong-Surf Coast region,” he said.

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A special thanks to our contributors

Jill Donaldson


Jill has been practicing as a clinical physiotherapist for 30 years. For the last 13 years she has worked solely in the Aged Care sector in more than 50 metropolitan and regional facilities. Jill has also toured care facilities in the US and Africa and is a passionate advocate for both the residents in aged care and the staff who care for them. She researches and writes for DCM Media.

Chris Baynes

DCM Media, agedcare101

Chris has been a journalist and publisher in the retirement village and aged care sectors for 11 years. He has visited over 250 retirement villages and 50 aged care facilities both within Australia and internationally. Chris is a regular speaker at industry conferences plus is a frequent radio commentator.

Annie Donaldson

Nurse and Carer

Annie has a long career in both nursing and the media. She has planned and co-ordinated the medical support from both international TV productions and major stadium events. In recent years she has been a primary family carer plus involved in structured carer support.