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Goulburn Correctional Centre is a maximum/minimum security institution for males. It is located in the Southern Tablelands, 197km south-west of Sydney.


Maud St
Goulburn NSW 2580

Phone: (02) 4827 2222
Fax: (02) 4827 2230

Postal Address:

PO Box 264
Goulburn NSW 2580

How to Get There

Public Transport

The nearest railway station is Goulburn. A taxi ride from the station to the Centre is approximately 3 km.

For more information or timetables, please visit City Rail Information

Private Transport

Travelling from Sydney, turn right at the first set of lights into Union Street. Turn first right at the roundabout and follow the road for 1km​ to the correctional centre. There is ample parking outside the main boom gate.

​Visitor Information

Limitations apply to money deposited into inmate accounts, any other items should be enquired about prior to your visit. For enquires contact the Centre on 02 4827 2240.

Bookings and visiting times:

Visits to the maximum and minimum security units must be booked by calling 4827 2240.

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

Visits for X Wing:

Saturdays and Sundays

  • 9am to 2.30pm

Visits for Main Centre:

Saturdays and Sundays

  • 9am to 2.30pm​


  • 4 adults and a reasonable amount of children may visit at a time.
  • Visits with inmates from the maximum security wing are limited to an hour only.
  • There is no time limit on visits with inmates from the minimum security wing. Visits may be extended if space and visitor numbers permit.
  • All visitors are requested to arrive at least 30 minutes before the time booked and to be considerate of other booked visits

Legal Visits

Legal Visits are 9:30am to 11.30am & 12.30 - 2.30pm Monday to Friday and must be booked 24 Hours in advance with GCC.


High Risk Management Correctional Centre

Mobile phone jamming trial

Goulburn Correctional Complex has been selected as an appropriate site to conduct a trial of mobile phone jamming technology.

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