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The Wellington Correctional Centre is adjacent to the Macquarie Correctional Centre which houses maximum security inmates.
Wellington train station, on the Central Western Line, is 7km from the centre. Bus services also operate from Sydney and Dubbo. Visit
NSW TrainLink for timetables.
Travel along the Mitchell Highway onto the Mudgee turnoff. The gaol is 6 km from the turn off.
Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm visit and visiting time.
No visits on public holidays.
Visitor bookings must be made by calling (02) 6840 2871.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Saturday and Sunday
Please note on visit days access to the centre begins at 8:30am for the 9:00am session and 11:30am for the 12:15pm session.
Restrictions advised to visitors when booking to come to Centre are:
Legal practitioners may visit Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 2:30pm.
Please notify the centre of your visit 24 hours prior:
Wellington Correctional Centre is a large industrial complex employing inmates in a wide variety of jobs that include:
In all business and service units inmates are encouraged to participate in a wide variety of vocational programs as part of the work readiness process.
Learn more about
education and training programs.