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Glen Innes

Glen Innes Correctional Centre is a minimum security facility for men 45km east of Glen Innes in the Northern Tablelands, 615km north of Sydney.

Address

11661 Gwydir Highway
Glen Innes NSW 2370

Phone: (02) 6730 0000
Fax:  (02) 6730 0085

Postal Address

Locked Bag 900
Glen Innes NSW 2370

How to Get There

Public Transport

NSW TrainLink operates a rail and bus link. Private coaches also service Glen Innes. 

The facility provides bus transport from Glen Innes township to the correctional centre. The bus leaves from the Glen Innes Tourist Information Centre at 7:30am and returns to the Glen Innes Tourist Information Centre after visits on weekends and Public Holidays. You must call the correctional centre to book a seat. No child under 7 years of age can travel on the bus. 

Private Transport

The Glen Innes township is in the Northern Tablelands, 615km north of Sydney. The correctional centre is a work camp situated 45km from Glen Innes towards Grafton on the Gwydir Highway. There is ample parking.

​Visitor Information

Bookings:

Not required.

Visit times:

Saturday, Sunday and most public holidays

  • 8:30am - 3pm

Conditions:

Food may be brought into the centre. There are three barbeques available. Money for the drink machine may be brought in as well as standard items for infant and child care. The centre provides tea and coffee. 

Visitors are advised to bring own cup/mug. No fluids e.g milk, water or soft drinks are to be brought into centre. No knives larger than a steak knife (more than 12cm) can be brought into centre. 

Newspapers may not be brought in for inmates. Food brought in must be discarded in the rubbish bin at the end of the visit.

Legal Visits

Legal practitioners may visit on any day between 9am-3pm. Please notify the centre of your intention to visit.

Industries

Inmates are employed in the centre's sawmill and associated industries. They can also participate in community projects and work in the centre's kitchen as well as do cleaning, building and ground maintenance work.

Education and tra​ining