Welcome to

Dana Ieraci - General Manager - Aged Care


20 Herbert Road
Carrum Downs
VIC 3201
Call us: 1800 52 72 72
  • Private rooms with private ensuite

Start the day with a morning walk, before taking a cooking class or a coach trip to the seaside. Later, welcome your guests for a barbecue in our private courtyard or enjoy coffee and cake at a nearby cafe. Life at Japara Sandhurst aged care home is a sanctuary for those seeking an effortless lifestyle.

Featuring a collection of single rooms, all with private ensuites, and a range of aged care services covering permanent, short-term residential respite care, day respite and specialised dementia memory support, aged care in Carrum Downs is catered for.

We look forward to welcoming you or your loved one here to enjoy all Japara can offer, in the most picturesque of settings.

Where are we?

Nearby amenities and attractions:

  • Frankston Hospital

    15.9 km, 18 min drive from home.

  • Banyan Reserve

    1.6 km, 3 min drive from home.

  • Carrum/Seaford Pier

    11 km, 15 min drive from home.

Features & Services

Place your cursor over the icons below to find out more about our leading services:

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.
WiFi available
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
Free parking on site for all visitors.
Patio & garden areas
Beautiful communal 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*

Single room, private ensuite

$340,000 $37.63

Single room, private ensuite

$390,000 $43.17

* Prices correct as of 1 October 2021 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 4.04%)

Daily Accommodation Payment

Based on the asking RAD of $340,000 and an optional part payment deposit of $0, the DAP is $37.63. 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.