Capricornia Correctional Centre




Below is official information. 

The reality is very different as was shown in the NSW Inspector's Report.
We ask people who have personal experience to fill in the online Questionnaire so we can publish reports on the iExpress website.

Name of General Manager


Year of Establishment


Postal Address

Locked Mail Bag 11, Redhill Rockhampton QLD 4701

Street Address

Bruce Highway, North Rockhampton QLD 4701

How to Get There

It is located at the north of the Rockhampton CBD, approximately 15 km along the Bruce Highway.

Turn left from the Bruce Highway onto Etna Creek Road and follow the signage.

A bus service is available for visitors. Contact the Prison Transport Group on Toll Free 1800 334 379.

Phone no.

(07) 4912 6200




498 male prisoners

Number of Staff


Health Care Services

Psychologists providing psychological assessment, treatment and intervention. Counselling services available.

Doctor parade is scheduled at 8am on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Education & Skill Development

Industry training

Level of Security


Availability of Activities

Sporting, cultural, hobby and religious activities, including leatherwork activities, guitar class, board games and etc.

Contact with Outside World

Visiting days and times for secure and residential:

Friday 09:00-10:00, 09:00-10:45

Saturday 09:00-10:00, 09:00-10:45

Sunday 13:00-14:15, 15:00-16:15

Visiting days and times for Protection unit:

Friday 13:00-14:15, 15:00-16:15

Saturday 13:00-14:15, 15:00-16:15

Sunday 09:00-10:00, 09:00-10:45

Time Out of Cell