Welcome to The Homestead

Di Beecroft - Home Manager

Japara The Homestead

29 Homestead Avenue
Walkley Heights
SA 5098
Call us: 1800 52 72 72
  • Private rooms with private ensuite
  • Shared rooms and ensuite

Japara The Homestead aged care home represents the best of Japara, where a nurturing, home-like environment meets a high quality of service, an engaging lifestyle program and friendly staff always on hand.

Whether you’re looking for permanent aged care services, short-term residential respite care, day respite programs or specialised dementia memory support, passionate and qualified staff and engaging lifestyle programs will provide you with the support you need to enjoy a rich quality of life.

So, sit back and enjoy a movie, enjoy dinner from our extensive a la carte menu in one of the dining rooms, or catch up with visitors in the sunny courtyard. A life at Japara The Homestead is full of purpose, fulfilment and friendship.

Download your copy of our brochure here.


PLEASE NOTE: In order to protect the safety of our staff, residents and the general public, we are not currently taking tour bookings at our SA homes until further notice.  More information on visitor restrictions is available on our COVID-19 Information page. Thank you for your understanding.

Where are we?

Nearby amenities and attractions:

  • Modbury Hospital

    5.3 km, 11 min drive from home.

  • Walkley Heights Walking Trail

    2.8 km, 6 min drive from home.

  • Pooraka Football Club

    2.4 km, 5 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.
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*

Shared bathrooms, accommodation or both.

$410,000 $46.05

Private accommodation with private ensuite.

$450,000 $50.55

Private accommodation with private ensuite in a slightly bigger room or more premium location.

$495,000 $55.60

* 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 $410,000 and an optional part payment deposit of $0, the DAP is $46.05. 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.