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Benetas - Colton Close

Benetas - Colton Close

1-19 York Street, Glenroy, Victoria, 3046

Part of Benetas

Colton Close is renowned for its high standard of care. Following a multi-million dollar renovation in 2008, the expanded facility now has 150 private rooms, including a specialised dementia-care unit. Colton Close is staffed with nurses 24 hours a day and offers respite care when available.  

Shared and single bedrooms mostly come with ensuites. Residents are encouraged to bring their own furniture to increase homeliness. Foxtel and phone connections are ready in all rooms, and laundry service and climate control is available.

Colton Close runs an extensive lifestyle program with a range of activities, including:

  • Massage
  • Music group
  • In-house entertainment days
  • Regular outings
  • Exercise groups
  • Art classes
  • Gardening
  • Library service

A popular addition to the home is the internet café, where residents flock to keep in contact with friends and family over the world. Volunteers provide support to use the facilities.

Delicious, healthy meals are the pride of Colton Close. Cooks consult closely with nutritionists to ensure the nutritional benefit of every dish. The kitchen caters to a range of cultural and religious beliefs and represents individual taste as much as possible. Regular food forums give residents an opportunity to contribute their ideas to the menu.

Staff and volunteers bring a level of pastoral sensibility to all roles. Non-denominational volunteers provide ongoing spiritual and emotional support through a range of church and chaplaincy services.

Other key features:

  • Beauty and hairdressing salon
  • Bus
  • Palliative care
  • Visitor car parking
  • Library
  • Movie theatre


Classic Ensuite

All rooms are located in the Kilby or Schutt Wings and share a bathroom with another resident of the same gender. Some have close access to common areas, including living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette.


Daily Accommodation Payments
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$68.55 $0 (No Deposit)
$34.27 $150,000 (50%)
$0 $300,000 (100%)

 Daily costs calculator



Some rooms have superior finishes or are over-sized, depending on their location. All rooms have close access to common areas, including a communal balcony with city views, living area, dining room, sitting room and kitchenette.


Daily Accommodation Payments
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$91.4 $0 (No Deposit)
$45.7 $200,000 (50%)
$0 $400,000 (100%)

 Daily costs calculator


Premium Suite

The generously-sized Premium rooms offers more space for residents comfort, with room for a private lounge rooms have lovely courtyard, garden or street views depending on the location of the room.


Daily Accommodation Payments
Refundable Accommodation Deposit
$125.67 $0 (No Deposit)
$62.84 $275,000 (50%)
$0 $550,000 (100%)

 Daily costs calculator

What are Refundable Accommodation Deposits (RAD) and Daily Accommodation Payments (DAP)

Daily Accommodation Payment calculator

You can reduce the Daily Accommodation Payments (DAP) by paying a deposit up to the RAD value. Enter a deposit amount below to see the adjusted DAP amount.





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Benetas Supports CEDA Recommendations Addressing Aged Care Workforce Challenges

on Thursday, October 5, 2023

Benetas welcomes the three recommendations made by the Committee of Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) to address serious workforce issues facing the aged care sector. Today’s Duty of Care: Aged-Care Sector Running on Empty report calls for the implementation of a user-pay aged care system with income or asset thresholds, ensuring the long-term viability of the sector.

Families Send ‘Virtual Hugs’ to Loved Ones in Aged Care

on Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Not-for-profit aged care and community health provider, Benetas, has invited families and carers with loved ones in its residential aged care facilities to share messages of hope and love during this challenging time. 

Home is Where You Can Be Yourself

on Tuesday, February 5, 2019

When doctors at the Royal Melbourne Hospital told Peter Cameron it was time for his wife to move into residential aged care, he didn’t hesitate to make the decision to go with her. Upon arriving at Colton Close, an aged care residence run by leading Victorian aged care provider Benetas, Peter knew he had made the right decision.

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