Wellington Correctional Centre

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Name of General Manager

Brad Peebles

Year of Establishment

2007

Postal Address

PO Box 386

WELLINGTON NSW 2820

Street Address

Mudgee-Goolma Road

WELLINGTON NSW 2820

How to Get There

Public Transport

The nearest railway station is Wellington Station on the Central Western Line, approximately 7km from the Centre. A taxi service operates from the station. Bus services also operate from Sydney and Dubbo. Visit NSW TrainLink for timetables.

Private Transport

Mitchell Highway: If travelling this route from south, proceed across the Macquarie River then turn right at the Mudgee turnoff. Similarly, if travelling this route from north, turn left at the Mudgee turnoff after entering the town limits. The Correctional Centre is approximately 6 km from the turn off and is well sign posted.

Phone no.

(02) 6840 2800

Population

594

Capacity

456

Number of Staff

Health Care Services

Forensic health service, mental health treatment, screening and assessment of clients are available

Education & Skill Development

Various industries are available:

Engineering including light fabrication, bakery, packaging assembly, printing, food services, laundry, internal and external ground maintenance, domestic services (hygiene)

Courses and vocational trainings provided by AEVTI are available

Level of Security

Minimum and maximum

Availability of Activities

Recreation facilities are available

Contact with Outside World

Visiting days and times:

Saturdays and Sundays

09:00-11:45

12:15-14:45

Time Out of Cell

Remarks

Special programmes:

-Getting SMART

-CALM

-Think First

-Life Management

-Domestic Abuse for Men

-Best Bet

-Out of the dark (DV for Women)

-Personal Effectiveness program

-Health Survival

-Mothering at a Distance

-Seasons of Growth

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