Welcome to Trugo Place

Carmel Hrestak - Home Manager

Japara Trugo Place

120 Mason Street
Newport
VIC 3105
Call us: 1800 52 72 72
  • Private rooms with private ensuite

Now open! Contact us now to register your interest, or sign up to the Trugo Place newsletter for exciting updates on our new home in Newport. 

Named in honour of the popular sport, Trugo, which was invented in the 1920s by local railway workers, Trugo Place is a brand new home close to amenities and public transport, keeping you connected with your local community.

This stunning new aged care home is purpose-built to provide the very best aged care services and support, including permanent residential care, respite care, palliative care services, dementia support, and an extensive lifestyle program designed to provide tailored, therapeutic support to help you live life as usual in your new home. Each of our 120 single rooms features free WiFi, room service and a private en-suite, for ultimate comfort and privacy.

You’ll find well-balanced, nutritious dishes prepared in the state-of-the art onsite kitchen, catering for all dietary or cultural requirements, and a range of exciting facilities including contemporary living spaces, café and roof terrace where you can socialise with new friends, or enjoy quiet relaxation.

Where are we?

Nearby amenities and attractions:

  • Williamstown Hospital

    3.9km, 7 min drive from home.

  • Newport Lakes

    450m, 4 min walk from home.

  • Altona Lakes Public Golf Course

    2.7km, 5 min drive from home.

Features & Services

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

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.
Dementia-friendly
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*
Superior

Single room, private ensuite

$450,000 $49.44
Superior Plus

Single room, private ensuite

$500,000 $54.93
Deluxe

Single room, private ensuite

$550,000 $60.42
Deluxe Plus

Single room, private ensuite

$650,000 $71.41
Premium

Larger single room, private ensuite

$775,000 $85.14
Platinum

Larger single room, private ensuite, separate living space

$850,000 $93.38

* Prices correct as of 4 January 2021 and are subject to change.

DAP calculator

RAD

How much can you pay outright?

Part-payment deposit

How much can you optionally contribute? (Based on current MPIR of 4.01%)

Daily Accommodation Payment

Based on the asking RAD of $450,000 and an optional part payment deposit of $0, the DAP is $49.44. 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.

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