Brisbane Women's Correctional Centre

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Below is official information.

The reality is very different as was shown in the NSW Inspector's Report.

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Name of General Manager

 

Year of Establishment

1999

Postal Address

Locked Mail Bag 2500, Sumner Park QLD 4074

Street Address

Grindle Road, Wacol QLD 4076

How to Get There

Bus service is available. Visitors can contact the Prison Transport Group on Toll Free 1800 334 379. Mobility service can be accommodated if required.

Phone no.

(07) 3271 9000

Population

 

Capacity

264

Number of Staff

 

Health Care Services

 

Education & Skill Development

Industry, education and vocational training programs

Level of Security

High

Availability of Activities

 

Contact with Outside World

Visiting days and times for Secure prisoners:

Monday, Thursday and Friday 08:45–09:45

Sunday 08:45–9:45, 10:15-11:15

Visiting days and times for Protection unit:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday 08:45–10:45

Visiting days and times for Residential unit:

Thursday – Monday (inclusive) 13:15 –15:15

Time Out of Cell

 

Remarks

A purpose-built area accommodates up to eight women who are approved to have their children reside with them whilst in custody. 

http://www.correctiveservices.qld.gov.au/Resources/Visitors/Family_and_Friends/documents/brisbane_womens.pdf