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Mary Hutchinson Women's Prison




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


Street Address

672 East Derwent Highway, Risdon Vale, 7016

How to Get There

There are buses to and from Hobart which stop outside Risdon Prison

Phone no.

(03) 6212 8180




45 beds

Number of Staff


Health Care Services

A health clinic  and nursing staff present 7 days per week

Education & Skill Development


Level of Security

All security level

Availability of Activities


Contact with Outside World

Visiting times: 

Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Visit Times

09:30, 10:40, 14:00 and 15:10

*Bookings made between 08:30 and 16:00

Time Out of Cell