Where Are We?


Arlington Aged Care Facility is located in Thornbury, a northern suburb 9 KM from the central business district of Melbourne. The home is the 3rd building on the left when entering Collins Street from High Street (opposite the Thornbury Theatre).


  • Metro Train - Route (15) - from Wyndham Vale to Mernda via City Loop
    Thornbury Station (Oakover Road) in walking distance to Arlington Aged Care Facility
  • Yarra Trams - Route (86) to Bundoora from Clifton Hill via Northcote, High Street
    Tram Stop near Thornbury Theatre, opposite Collins Street
  • Motor Vehicle via High Street - parking in Collins Street (1 hr), extended duration in adjacent streets.

Thornbury is a vibrant, multi-cultural community, with a fabulous variety of coffee shops, restaurants, the Thornbury Theatre, and shopping opportunities along High Street, all in walking distance from our home.

Penders Park, also in walking distance, offers BBQ and picnic facilities; whilst the gardens of the Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre on Bell Street, and the Yarra Bend Park on Heidelberg Road, are several minutes by car and offer beautiful outdoor areas.

Medical Clinics (Northcote, Preston) and a local pharmacy provide services to residents of Arlington Aged Care Facility.
The Austin, a major public hospital, provides emergency and in-patient services.