Located in the agricultural region of Gunnedah NSW, the McLean Care Mackellar Residential Care facilities include two locations know as Apex Road and Alkira. Both environments provide complete serenity in seamless harmony with their surroundings. Our Gunnedah facilities provides many options to suit your individual aged care needs.

Our Facilities

Apex Road

Apex Road includes low, high and dementia care areas. These are known as Lundie House, McAuley and Inala.
Lundie – 49 beds
McAuley – 14 beds
Inala – 16 beds

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The Alkira complex has 41 units comprising of single en suite rooms. Each room is a single occupancy unit. There are 5 sets of interconnecting rooms ideally suited for couples. 2 rooms are specifically designed to cater to high care/frail people. 1 room has a kitchenette facility and outdoor covered patio.

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Home-made food on-site

Partaking in and sharing a meal is one of the most fundamental and significant influences on our everyday enjoyment of life. In the busy environment of the McLean Care®kitchen, we ensure that our staff have ready access to best practice nutrition information for all the special diet needs of our residents. 

The McLean Care® hospitality team focuses on the key areas of menu planning for a balanced diet and optimal nutrition that is enjoyable, catering to individual needs, understanding swallowing difficulties and modified food textures, the dining environment and social engagement, and resident independence, oral health, and food and nutrition for those living with dementia.

When you want the best Residential Care experience

At McLean Care®, the most important thing is that you are at the centre of your own care, and that you make the choices about your day-to-day living and experiences. We’re so sure you will enjoy your life with us, and all the freedoms that come with that, because we are always looking for ways to make your day – from the many social outings available, and leisure, lifestyle and wellness activities, to fun activities in the home and garden, community visitors and entertainers. 

If you love being busy and involved, we’ve got so many things for you to experience. If you appreciate a bit of peace and quiet from time-to-time, then we’ve got some beautiful, tranquil spaces for you to enjoy.