Doutta Galla Footscray - 2 ladies sitting outside on chair


48 Geelong Road
Footscray VIC 3011

Phone (03) 9687 6744
New resident enquiries (03) 9680 3311

• Places available
Services available Permanent, Short term – Respite, Palliative Care, Dementia – Memory Care Program

Doutta Galla Footscray is a light filled aged care residence designed over two levels where rooms are spacious with private ensuite bathrooms.

Located close to Footscray station, the residence is only minutes from Footscray’s famous market and gardens, the Docklands and Melbourne’s CBD.

We foster a sense of belonging and community, embracing the variety of cultures and languages we have at our aged care home. Our residents gather in light-filled social areas for our daily Lifestyle Program including a weekly Spanish social group and fitness classes. We offer activities that nurture new hobbies and skills and encourage friendships and social connections to flourish.

We have an open door to local community, faith, cultural and service groups with many connections to local schools, businesses and medical services.

We are proud of the diversity of our residence, with people from all cultures, nationalities and faiths, leading the way in culturally appropriate care.

Our rooms

Doutta Galla Footscray was opened in 2008 and offers 88 spacious rooms with private ensuite bathrooms. The residence offers a mix of low and high care options, and a secure dementia support unit with dedicated staff and dementia specific programs and activities.

The bright and sunny indoor and outdoor living areas bring our residents together for enjoyable gatherings and social activities. Doutta Galla Footscray is an aged care residence for people who value their independence and quality of life, and who enjoy social connections with cultural diversity.


Clinical care

Customer support
Full time manager

Laundry and cleaning support

Lifestyle coordinators
Maintenance officer
On site chefs
Personal care assistants
Registered nurse access 24/7

  • Clinical nurse consultants
  • Dentist
  • Dietitian
  • Dementia behaviour consultants
  • Elder advocates
  • General Practitioner
  • Gerontologist
  • Hairdresser
  • Occupational therapist
  • Office of public guardians
  • Palliative care specialist
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychogeriatricians
  • Physiotherapist
  • Podiatrist
  • Speech therapist

  • Art and craft activities
  • Cafe and social connection program
  • Community outings
  • Community visitors scheme
  • Cultural festivals and celebrations
  • Entertainers
  • Exercise program
  • Film activities
  • iPad program
  • Italian social group
  • Lifestyle program
  • Men’s activity program
  • Music activities
  • Pet and farm animal visiting program
  • Religious services
  • Sensory garden
  • Vegetable garden
  • Visiting school and preschool children program
For pricing and more information about our aged care residence, please download our pricing brochure.

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Around Footscray

Culturally diverse and close to the famous Footscray Markets, our aged care residence is handy to the following local amenities: Footscray Hospital, Western Private Hospital, Footscray Park, Whitten Oval, Footscray Senior Citizens Club, Kmart Footscray and Footscray RSL.
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