Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village, Queensland

A warm community in every way.

Nestled among leafy gardens, Coral Sea Gardens is walking distance from a DFO shopping precinct and minutes from the heart of Cairns. Villas and apartments offer a relaxed, tropical lifestyle with all the amenities you need, right at your doorstep.

There are a wide spectrum of healthcare supports and subsidised care packages available on site for your convenience. Here you’re free to explore the surrounding beachside paradise with family, friends and neighbours.

Meanwhile, the golden sunshine and gorgeous natural surroundings come as standard. Imagine picture-perfect living with the support to go at your own pace: that’s Coral Sea Gardens.

Contact Michelle Welsh
about Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village

Phone: (07) 4046 1941
Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village
252 – 258 Lyons St
Westcourt QLD 4870

Get directions

Available Services

Coral Sea Gardens is a friendly community of like-minded people with the facilities to support your independence today, and cater for any care needs you may have in the future.

  • Home Care: If required, we offer fee-for-service assistance or subsidised packages through Mercy Health Home Care, so you can maintain your independence at home for as long as possible.
  • Residential Aged Care: With Mercy Place Cairns (Bethlehem) residential aged care home situated just next door, we provide the assurance of convenient access to high quality care as your needs change.

Village Features

Enjoy a relaxed coastal lifestyle in the captivating tropical heart of Cairns. Beyond the lush scenery and year-round sunshine, Coral Sea Gardens Village offers a range of amenities for your comfort and convenience.

  • Community Centre. Catch up with friends or make the most of some downtime at our Community Centre. Get involved in the social program and get acquainted with your neighbours and friends at frequently scheduled events.
  • Choice of living styles. Our varied floor plans and villa styles offer a spectrum of choices to accommodate your lifestyle. For residents with a green thumb, we offer one, two and three-bedroom villas with a small garden. Alternatively, enjoy spacious apartment living with the choice of two or three-bedroom contemporary styles.
  • Security. With security cameras dotted through the village, security screens on doors and windows, and our Village Watch Group, you can be confident in the safety and security of your home.
  • Accessibility. Our village is designed for equal access, with wheelchair access considerations throughout. Our grounds are level and our apartments feature lifts.
  • Access to ongoing care. Situated adjacent to Mercy Place Cairns (Bethlehem) residential aged care home, you have access to a comprehensive range of aged care services should your care requirements change in future.

Our Village


Apartments offer contemporary living through a range of stylish, modern features including open-plan living, gourmet kitchens with stone bench tops and stainless steel appliances, large balconies, ample storage, lift access and secure underground parking. There are various floor plans of our two and three-bedroom apartments.

Refurbished one, two, and three-bedroom villas offer contemporary open-plan living, with spacious bedrooms, a single lock-up garage and low-maintenance gardens.

For those seeking a more support and convenience around the home, serviced apartments feature provided lunches and dinners, and light housekeeping services (including cleaning and laundry for linen and towels).

In the area

Local attractions include:

  • Cazaly’s Dining, Sports Bar, Entertainment and Cafe: 1.1km
  • Brothers League Club Restaurant, Cafe and Entertainment: 1.2km
  • West Cairns Bowling Club: 110 m
  • Cairns RSL: 2.7km

Local shopping available at:

  • DFO Cairns: 900m
  • Cairns Central Shopping Centre: 2.2km
  • Stockland Cairns Shopping Centre: 2.5km.


Entry is via the Mercy Place Westcourt driveway. Parking is available to the right of the entrance, next to the plaza area and reception.

The Cairns Sunbus service frequents the area:

  • 133 – Brown Street (DFO), 200m to Cairns CBD
  • 141 – Brown Street (DFO), 200m to Stockland Cairns
  • We can also arrange transport via the ComlinkBus Service.


Located in sunny central Cairns, our community is warm and welcoming in every sense. Whether you’re participating in exercise classes, arts and crafts, bingo, book clubs or simply dinner with friends, there’s something to suit your passion. You’re always welcome and encouraged to suggest an activity group. Alternatively, relax and unwind in the comfort of your home, or among neighbours and friends at our on-site Community Centre.

News and events

Our monthly Residents’ Dinners are held at the end of each month. We also welcome all residents for Sunday BBQs in the Garden Room.

Painting classes take place every Wednesday at 1pm. Get creative and uncover your inner artist with classes for any and every skill level.

Exercise classes are held every Thursday at 10:30am. Everyone is welcome and classes cater for all levels of fitness and experience.

Our village provides a friendly community

Our village provides a friendly community where residents enjoy a high quality of life in a tranquil environment. Our community environment provides supports to remain independent for as long as possible, and to cater for future needs.

Michelle Welsh — Retirement Village Manager

I looked at the villas and thought: I’d love to live in one of them

Margaret — Resident

I like my independence, but here I am confident that there’s a nurse on call if I need more care one day

Kathleen — Resident

The staff are happy to collect our mail while we’re away so we don’t have to worry about a thing

Ned — Resident

Ask about life at Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village

If you have any questions about life at Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village, the process of preparing for a move or anything else, please get in touch. We’ll find the answers and be in contact with you shortly.

    Contact Michelle Welsh
    about Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village

    Phone: (07) 4046 1941

    Mercy Health Coral Sea Gardens Retirement Village
    252 – 258 Lyons St
    Westcourt QLD 4870

    Get directions

    Last reviewed June 20, 2018.