Nestled in the heart of the quaint fishing town of Tin Can Bay is the boutique aged care home called Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay.

We offer 20 residential places, dining room, library nook, and expansive gardens to enjoy. We welcome family and friends to visit as often as possible and support you to make new friends here too.

Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay prides itself on being part of the community from sourcing produce from the local butcher and the Fruit & Veggie mart to supporting you with our own bus to go out for coffee with your new friends.

Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay caters for those residents who are frail or physically dependent. We provide 24 hour coverage by Registered Nurses as well as a range of gentle therapies including exercise, and music. The team is well trained and passionately engages with each and every resident to ensure a wonderful quality of life.

Respite Care

Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay provides short term care on a respite basis.  Residents are able to have up to 63 days respite in any one year.  Please refer to the Residential Care Manager for further information.


Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay liaises with a range of local organisations and the local school to support and encourage residents to participate in community events and friendships.

Health & Personal Care

Individual residents’ needs will be identified, addressed and continually monitored by a team of professional health carers in consultation with residents/families to enable each resident to maintain an optimum level of health and wellness.

Professionally trained, certified and caring nurses are focused on the ongoing needs of the residents and daily care of each individual.

Resident Lifestyle

The home has an engaging lifestyle program designed to suit the interest of residents’, from outings within the community and monthly discussion forums, to music performances, themed festivities and much more. The home truly respects each and every resident’s interests and where possible tailors activities which acknowledge this.

Emotional Support Residents, Family and Employees

Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay understands the importance of providing emotional support to its residents, families and employees.
We strive to ensure comfort and dignity for each resident is maintained while residing at the home.
Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay culture is to show respect to religious and spiritual customs of both residents, families and employees.

Safe & Secure

Each and every resident, their families and the employees’ safety and security are paramount at Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay

Residency by Dillons Tin Can Bay has consistently achieved accreditation in accordance with the Aged Care Act 1997 meeting all the Expected Outcomes of the Accreditations Standards outlined in the Quality of Care Principles.