10 Nov 21 Update

Hello Carinya Community Yesterday the Qld Government released their plan that will come into effect at this stage from 17 December 2021. The significant impact that it will have for Carinya is that all visitors will need to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 – this means having two shots of …


20/07 UPDATE

Hello Carinya Community Some of you may be aware that a case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Mareeba today. The advice we have received from Tropical Public Health is this case has been deemed as low risk at this stage due to appropriate measures being taken by the person …


27/05 – UPDATE

FLU VACCINATIONS COMPULSORY FROM 31st MAY Hello Carinya Community A reminder that under the Aged Care Direction # 28 : **** after 30 May 2021, all visitors, staff, and contractors must have an up to date vaccination against influenza, if the vaccination is available to that person. Note: the vaccination …


14/04 – UPDATE

Hi All Please note the removal of the restrictions from tomorrow morning as announced by the Premier today. Thank you for your patience over this time and we look forward to welcoming visitors again from 9.00am tomorrow morning. Thank you David Osborne Chief Executive Officer…../aged-care


UPDATE -01/04

Hello all As per the below from the Queensland Premier this morning, the current restriction on aged care facilities such as ours will continue for another 14 days. This extension also continues the requirement for all to continue wearing a mask while on site here. While this is not the …

10/03 – lockdown

Lockdown at Carinya – Respiratory Infections To all, There has been a number of respiratory cases reported by residents and staff this week. This is not COVID 19 illness, but our usual seasonal flu type illness. All areas are impacted across Carinya. Jim Chapman Lodge, Enid Collins Lodge and Kevin …

05/02 Update

Hello Carinya Community Please see below for the latest Aged Care Direction # 23 with information in regards to visitors from Melbourne. Have a good weekend. Kind Regards David Osborne Chief Executive Officer…/aged-care  


25/01 Update

Hello Carinya Community Please see the link below to the latest Aged Care Direction # 22 with the changes reflecting the current conditions in place. Kind regards David Osborne Chief Executive Officer…/aged-care  


12/01 Update

Hello Carinya Community Please see the below link to the latest Aged Care Direction # 19 released yesterday.


04/01 UPDATE

Hello Carinya Community Please note that Aged Care Direction (No. 17) has been released today. What’s changed from 1am AEST 4 January 2021? Due to the recent COVID-19 cluster in Victoria, persons that have been in Victoria on or after 21 December 2020 are not allowed to enter a residential …