Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre

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Name of General Manager
Year of Establishment
Postal AddressLocked Bag 1300, Sumner Park BC Qld 4074

Street Address3068 Ipswich Road, Wacol Qld 4076

How to Get ThereA bus service is available for visitors. Contact the Prison Transport Group on Toll Free 1800 334 379.
Phone no.
(07) 3212 0411
CapacitySingle bed capacity 890 male prisoners

Maximum security unit 18 male prisoners
Number of Staff
Health Care ServicesProfessional services are supplied to assist prisoners to cope with incarceration and prepare them for release into the community. These services include psychological, psychiatric, counselling and specialist referrals.
Education & Skill DevelopmentIndustry training:



Level of SecurityHigh
Availability of Activities
Contact with Outside WorldVisiting times for Mainstream Unit:

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday 09:00-11:00, 13:30-15:00 (2-hour visit), 10:00-11:00 (1-hour visit)

Thursday 13:30-15:00 (2-hour visit)

Friday 09:00-11:00

Sunday 09:00-11:00 (2-hour visit), 10:00-11:00 (1-hour visit)

Visiting times for Protection Unit:

Tuesday and Thursday 09:00-11:00 (2-hour visit), 10:00-11:00 (1-hour visit)
Time Out of Cell
RemarksThe centre runs privately.
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