Welcome to Barongarook Gardens

Sherryn MacMahon - Regional Manager

Japara Barongarook Gardens

8 - 32 Murray St East
VIC 3250
Call us: 03 5231 9999
  • Private rooms with private ensuite
  • Shared rooms and ensuite

Set amongst sweeping gardens and close to the town centre, Barongarook Gardens aged care home, Colac, offers a range of aged care services, residential respite care and a memory support environment.

With a selection of bright and spacious single and double rooms with private ensuite, 24 hour care, passionate staff and engaging lifestyle programs, enjoy the rich quality of life at Barongarook that encourages companionship, independence and safety.

Download your copy of our brochure here.

Where are we?

Nearby amenities and attractions:

  • Colac Area Health Hospital

    3km, 5 mins drive from home.

  • Colac Gardens

    3km, 5 mins drive from home.

  • Colac Railway Station

    2.5km, 4 min drive from home.

Features & Services

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Bus trips
Enjoy excursions and regular visits to local attractions with your fellow residents.
Special occasions
We like to cherish your special moments, such as birthdays, wedding anniversaries, and festive celebrations.
Professional chef
Our professional chef uses fresh, seasonal ingredients to prepare healthy, hearty and delicious meals.
Free WiFi
Free WiFi is available throughout our home, so you can stay connected with your loved ones.
Hair & treatment salon
Our onsite hair salon will take care of all your routine hairstyling needs, leaving you looking and feeling re-energised.
Free parking
Ample free parking on site for all visitors.
Patio & garden areas
Beautiful gardens and courtyards where you can enjoy the fresh air, relax in the sun, or practice your gardening skills.
Leisure & lifestyle programs
Our extensive lifestyle programs provide entertainment, socialisation and therapeutic activities both on and offsite.
All our homes are dementia-friendly environments, ensuring safety and wellbeing of all our residents, helping everyone to live life as usual.
Respite care
Short-term respite stays designed to give both you and your carer a well deserved break from daily routine.
24/7 nursing care
Qualified nursing staff are available round the clock to ensure your clinical needs are met with continuous support.
Personalised care plans
Our person-centric approach means you'll receive a bespoke care service tailored to your individual needs and preferences.

Accommodation fees

Description RAD DAP*

Private accommodation with private ensuite.

$290,000 $32.58

Private accommodation with private ensuite, situated away from entry in a quiet location.

$370,000 $41.56

Private accommodation with private ensuite situated in a premium location close to centralised amenities.

$420,000 $47.18

* Prices correct as of 1 July 2020 and are subject to change.

DAP calculator


How much can you pay outright?

Part-payment deposit

How much can you optionally contribute? (Based on current MPIR of 4.1%)

Daily Accommodation Payment

Based on the asking RAD of $290,000 and an optional part payment deposit of $0, the DAP is $32.58. This DAP calculation is to be used as a guide only.

Read more about fees and charges or visit the Australian Government’s Ageing and Aged Care website to learn about fees, charges and payments.