It’s your Club!


Club Respite

Burnie Brae’s Club Respite offers a progressive safe haven for older Seniors who require extra support. Located at 60 Kuran Street, Chermside.

  • Activities, entertainment & outings
  • Freshly cooked, classic meals
  • Community garden
  • Experienced and dedicated staff
  • Open weekdays with a different program each day

Morning tea, lunch, and transport to and from the Centre (within designated boundaries) are included as part of the daily fee.


COVID Update: Club Respite is open with the safety of our attendees in mind, the following changes to our usual format are outlined below:

  • There are currently no outings, only centre activities and use of the adjacent park
  • Monday to Friday program available to men and ladies
  • Ladies group now offered every Monday and Thursday and the Men’s group every Friday
  • No Saturday club or Movie club at this stage
  • Exciting new look program of activities
  • Virtual respite will continue for those at home
  • Visits can be integrated with other services like hairdressing, podiatry, massage and exercise physiology offered at the Burnie Brae Centre


Check out an example monthly timetable to see what we get up to!

In-Home Respite

In-home Respite offers care for clients who are socially isolated or need a hand from time to time. Flexible respite, at home or within the community can give carers a break from their caring role.

  • Companionship
  • Access to shopping/medical appointments
  • Social outings
  • Assistance with approved household duties
  • Assistance with some personal care tasks


Funded by the Australian Government Department of Health

Disclaimer   Although funding for this service has been provided by the Australian Government, the material contained herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the Australian Government.


For further information submit an enquiry via the form below or contact us on (07) 3624 2136 or respite@burniebrae.org.au

Enquiry Form

How do I access Burnie Brae Government funded services

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I belong to the Positive Paces group at Burnie Brae. Because of my past hardships, family issues and mental health problems, Burnie Brae has become my family. I know I can always come here for support.”

Jillian (member of Positive Paces)