Ron Barwick Minimum Security 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 Address672 East Derwent Highway, Risdon Vale
How to Get ThereThere are buses to and from Hobart which stop outside the prison complex
Phone no.(03) 6216 8180
Number of Staff
Health Care ServicesA health clinic and nursing staff present 7 days per week
Education & Skill Development
Level of SecurityMinimum
Availability of Activities
Contact with Outside WorldVisiting times:

Monday – Sunday

11:00, 13:00 and 14:45

*A maximum of three adults and four children permitted to visit
Time Out of Cell
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