Mid North Coast

Mid North Coast Correctional Centre is a medium and minimum security centre for males and females situated at Aldavilla, 455 km north of Sydney and 14 km west of Kempsey.

Address

370 Aldavilla Road
Aldavilla NSW 2440

Phone: (02) 6560 2700
Fax: (02) 6560 2734

Postal Address​

PO Box 3567
West Kempsey NSW 2440

How to Get There

Public Transport

There is no public transport available. The centre provides a courtesy bus from designated areas in Kempsey: 

  • Corner of Middleton St & Macleay Valley Way South Kempsey pick up 8am & return 11.10am 
  • Belgrave St (Optometrist) pick up 8.10am 
  • Kempsey Railway Station pick up 8.20am & return 11.30am 
  • Armidale Road (Greenhills Quarry) pick up 8.30am & return 11.00am 
  • Corner of Middleton St & Macleay Valley Way South Kempsey pick up 11.50am & return 2.40pm 
  • Kempsey Railway Station pick up 12.00noon & return 2.50pm 
  • Armidale Road (Greenhills Quarry) pick up 12.10pm & return 2.30pm 

NSW TrainLink on train services to Kempsey.

Private Transport

If driving from Kempsey, follow the signs to Armidale (Armidale Road) until you reach the turn off to the airport (Sherwood Road).

Take this turn and follow the road for 4 km until you reach a cross roads.

Turn left at the junction (Link Road) and follow the road for 800m and you will reach the main entrance to the centre on the left.

Car parking is available.

Visitor Information

Bookings:

Visitor bookings can be made by calling (02) 6560 2780

 
  • Tuesdays (10am -12pm) maximum security bookings only. Only one booking per inmate 
  • Wednesdays (10am -12pm) maximum security bookings only. Only one booking per inmate 
  • Thursdays (10 - 11.30am) minimum security bookings only.  
  • Fridays (10am -12pm) maximum and minimum security bookings. A second maximum security booking will be taken, where vacancies permit. 

Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm visit and visiting time.

Visit times:

Saturday and Sunday (no public holidays):

  • 9am - 11am
  • 12.30pm - 2.30pm

Visitors need to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the visit commencement time to allow for procedural processing. 

Legal Visits

Legal visits can be booked by emailing: vcmidnorthcoast@justice.nsw.gov.au at least two days prior to proposed visit. 

Legal visits are Monday to Friday 9am to 2pm. 

Industries

The following industries are operational at the Mid North Coast Correctional Centre:

  • Furniture Business Units
  • Upholstery Business Unit
  • Food Services Unit
  • Laundry
  • Buy-ups Business Unit
  • Domestic Services and Grounds Maintenance

Education and training

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