“Shady Gums is a unique two bedroom holiday house. It is modern, spacious, suitable for families, couples and anyone with support needs. Shady Gums is perfect for those needing accessible facilities, having been purpose built with wheelchair access and varying needs in mind.
Shady Gums is in the heart of Halls Gap, a small village set in a gap in the Mountains. The Grampians National Park is famous for its unique rock formations, waterfalls, wildlife and walking trails.”
Accessibility informationGeneral accessibility information:
- Assistance dog friendly (not setup for household pets)
"There are two bathrooms.
The Spa bathroom has an eclipse ceiling hoist (available on request, maximum weight 160kg) for access in and out of the bath. You will need to provide your own sling.
The large bathroom has stepless shower base with a curtain.
There is a tilt in space Etac commode chair with lockable castors (maximum weight 130kg) and or a shower chair is also available on request."
"Yes the main bedroom is wheelchair friendly.
The main bedroom has the capacity to sleep up to 2 wheelchair users. There is a ceiling track for the eclipse hoist (available on request, maximum weight 160kg) for transfers. You will need to provide your own sling.
There is an adjustable king size electric bed in the main bedroom that can be separated into 2 long single beds (by request at time of booking). These beds have a high low function, head and leg raise function and large lockable castors suitable for use with a portable floor hoist (not supplied). The beds lowest height is 675mm and highest is 955mm."
"The benchtops are standard height (900mm). The dining table is approximately 770mm high and has a wheelchair accessible tabletop at one end (floor to underside clearance height 715mm)."
- Front ramp access to carpark
- Small bridge across creek (Note-may not be suitable for all wheelchair users)