Mary Hutchinson Women's Prison

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
Postal Address
Street Address672 East Derwent Highway, Risdon Vale, 7016
How to Get ThereThere are buses to and from Hobart which stop outside Risdon Prison
Phone no.
(03) 6212 8180
Capacity45 beds
Number of Staff
Health Care ServicesA health clinic and nursing staff present 7 days per week
Education & Skill Development
Level of SecurityAll security level
Availability of Activities
Contact with Outside WorldVisiting 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
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