Port Augusta Prison

Port Augusta Prison is a prison located in Stirling North just south of Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia.[2]

Port Augusta Prison
Port Augusta Prison is located in South Australia
Port Augusta Prison
Location in South Australia
LocationStirling North, South Australia
Coordinates32°30′48″S 137°48′39″E / 32.51326°S 137.810864°E / -32.51326; 137.810864Coordinates: 32°30′48″S 137°48′39″E / 32.51326°S 137.810864°E / -32.51326; 137.810864[1]
Security classhigh, medium, low, protectees, special needs
Capacity549 (524 male, 25 female)
Managed bySouth Australian Department for Correctional Services

The prison has facilities for high, medium and low security prisoners including protectees and special needs prisoners. With a capacity of 524 male and 25 female inmates, the prison is one of only two facilities in the State that provides accommodation for female prisoners and has a significant Indigenous Australian population.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Search results for 'Port Augusta Goal (sic)' with the following datasets being selected - 'Suburbs and Localities' and 'Gazetteer'". Location SA Map Viewer. Government of South Australia. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
  2. ^ "SA Prisons, PORT AUGUSTA PRISON". DEPARTMENT FOR CORRECTIONAL SERVICES. Retrieved 1 November 2015.

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