How Much Do Meals Cost

Cost of Meals

The cost of a HOT, CHILLED or FROZEN meal delivered to the client are as follows.

Meal Pack (main/soup/sweet)  $11.00
Main meal only (hot/chilled/frozen)  $10.00
Salad  $10.00
Sandwich  $  5.00
Dessert  $  3.00
Soup  $  2.50

If a sandwich is purchased by itself, the cost is $10.00.  If you purchase a soup and/or a Dessert with that sandwich the cost is $11.00


As we are a Not-For-Profit organisation, payment is required 1 week in advance unless other account arrangements have been made. Methods of payment include Cash; Cheque; EFT or some credit cards. Please contact the office between the hours of 8.00am-2.00pm Monday to Friday if you need to made additional arrangements.

Changes and Cancellations

If for any reason you need to cancel your meal, please advise us no later than 8.30am each day. Insufficient notice will incur the normal meal charge.

Who is Eligible

Townsville residents who because of age or disability are unable to prepare their own meals. The service is also available for the carers of these people. All clients need to satisfy the eligibility criteria for assistance under the Home and Community Care (HACC) program.

How to get Meals on Wheels

Other HACC service providers can refer you, medical practitioners, health related services, relatives and friends or you could refer yourself.

Who to Contact

Please call our office at St. Andrew's Meals on Wheels
14-16 Rendle Street, Aitkenvale.
Ph: 4728 1204
Postal Address: PO Box 1127, Aitkenvale Qld 4814