Resident gardning at Opal Raynbird


Further Restricted Access to all Opal care homes 27th March 2020

Given the rapidly rising rate of COVID-19 in Australia, we must all act for the greater good of everyone. That means doing all we can to protect our residents, team, families…

27th March 2020

Jean in the garden


Restricted Access to all Opal care homes is effective 18 March, 2020

Opal is implementing Restricted Access in all of our care homes effective at 5 pm today (local time in all States) for a period of at least two weeks. While the majority of…

18th March 2020

Corona virus


Updated advice regarding COVID-19

Further advice for our residents, relatives, representatives and community partners (Translations available below). We continue to follow the advice of the Commonwealth…

9th March 2020

Springwood House Warming


Opal Springwood care home opens with a focus on well-being and community connection

Brisbane, 4 March 2020: Opal Aged Care (Opal) today officially opens its newest care home in Springwood continuing Opal’s commitment to the people and communities of Brisbane…

4th March 2020

Washing hands


Novel coronavirus precautions in our care homes

Advice for our residents, relatives, representatives and community. (Translations available below). We appreciate that the ongoing outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-…

3rd March 2020

Opal Resident receiving physiotherapy


Cardinal Freeman rehabilitation centre

Opal Cardinal Freeman in Ashfield is home to one of our flagship rehabilitation centres and its success is down to both the excellent programs for our residents but also the…

22nd October 2019

Opal Bathurst housewarming


Opal Bathurst housewarming

A beautiful new care home in Bathurst was officially opened with a welcome to country, a smoking ceremony, and a high tea ‘housewarming’. The Member for Bathurst, Hon Paul…

25th August 2019

Opal Resident and Team member laughing


To our Opal Team - Thanks for Caring

Wednesday, 7th August is the national day recognising everyone who is dedicated to caring for our elders. #thanksforcaring Every day the Opal family works hard to bring…

7th August 2019



Welcome Opal Somerville

The month of August marked a significant milestone for Opal as we extended a warm and heartfelt welcome to our new team, residents, and relatives at Opal Somerville. We are…

2nd August 2019