Vasey RSL Care Brighton residents and staff enjoy a spring walk

Vasey RSL Care Brighton

Vasey RSL Care Brighton is home to just 40 residents, providing a cosy community.

21 Downes Avenue Brighton Vic 3186

Our Brighton aged care home is at the corner of North Road and Cochrane Street with the entry around the corner in Downes Avenue.

This is a lovely quiet location, just 1 km from the beach.

Our aged care home is located adjacent to the beautiful Kamesburgh Gardens and adjacent to the ‘Star of the Sea’ college. Residents can take advantage of the paths around the home and throughout the Kamesburgh gardens.

An internal courtyard is perfect for barbecue lunches and has container gardens cared for by those residents who enjoy gardening.

This is a lovely place to call home – we invite you to come and have a visit and see for yourself!




Jane Jones is the Residential Manager at Vasey RSL Care Brighton
Jane Jones Residential Manager - Vasey RSL Care Brighton

Do you have questions for us?

Call our Residential Manager who will be happy to help you.


We offer a range of services to support you to achieve optimal health and wellbeing. 

  • + Nursing care 24/7
  • + Meals cooked fresh every day on site
  • + Thrive Lifestyle and Leisure program
  • + Resident outings
  • + Laundry service on site
  • + Pain management services
  • + Respite care
  • + Palliative care
  • + DVA Convalescent Care
  • + Specialisation in veteran needs


Enjoy the experience of our aged care homes, designed with your comfort and lifestyle in mind.

  • + Hairdressing salon
  • + Beautiful gardens
  • + Outdoor areas
  • + Small and cosy environment
  • + Visitor parking
  • + Disability access
  • + Just over 1km to the bay
  • + Community programs
  • + Commemorative services held on site

Quality care and full lifestyle program

Our experienced, dedicated and respectful staff deliver around-the-clock care to ensure you feel safe and secure.

We offer a personalised approach that is responsive to your unique needs and we have been commended for the quality of our resident care plans.  

While excellent care is essential, enjoying life is equally important.

Thrive Lifestyle Program 

Thrive is our award-winning lifestyle and leisure program. Our Thrive Program is designed to provide for your cultural, emotional, physical, social and spiritual wellbeing needs.

Stay engaged in the things you love, and take part in enjoyable activities day to day. 

Room type

Standard Room with Ensuite


Option 1 - Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)

Some people prefer  to pay a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) as a lump sum amount. Note that interest is payable at a rate set by government from the day of arrival until the RAD is paid in full.)


Please refer to the Cost Details button above for current pricing details.

Option 2 - Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

Some people choose to pay a Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) which accrues daily and is paid periodically. The DAP is calculated based on the entry price and interest rate set by government.


Please refer to the Cost Details button above for current pricing details.

Option 3 - Combination Payment

Some people like a combination of both the above options – paying a part Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) and a lower Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP).


Please refer to the Cost Details button above for current pricing details which shows how this works for a 50% RAD.

Basic Daily Fee

Per day



The Basic Daily Fee pays for day-to-day services including meals, cleaning, laundry and facility management. All residents ae required to pay this fee, no matter which aged care home you choose. It is billed monthly in advance.


The fee is set by Government at 85% of the single person rate of the basic age pension in accordance with the Aged Care Act 1997, at 20 March and 20 September each year in line with changes to the age pension.

Additional Services Daily Fee

Per day



The Additional Services Daily Fee pays for the amenities, additional choices and services that go beyond the minimum care and service requirements.


These services are not subsidised by Government.


Respite residents and permanent residents who have been assessed as ‘Fully Supported’ by the Government, pay a reduced daily fee of $6.95 per day.


Please refer to the Additional Services brochure for full details of the Additional Services provided.

Means-Tested Care Fee

Per day

Means Tested


The Means-tested Care Fee goes towards your personal and clinical care. It is charged from your date of arrival.


The amount you pay is determined by Services Australia (formerly the Department of Human Services), based on an assessment of your income and assets.


Not everyone will have to pay this fee. There are also annual and lifetime caps on the Means-tested Care Fee.


Please refer to the Cost Details button above for more information.

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