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news.com.au 22 Nov, 2021 08:15 am

Inside Goulburn Supermax: Where Australia’s worst criminals are kept

Inside Goulburn Supermax: Where Australia’s worst criminals are kept
Just two hours south of Sydney located on the outskirts of the state’s first inland city, Goulburn’s Supermax prison holds some of Australia’s most dangerous criminal offenders.

Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor Goulburn Correctional Centre was first opened in 1884 with the country’s highest-level maximum security wing opening in 2001.Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor There are now two separate areas in the high-security prison with the latest security management systems spanning across the entire precinct.Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor The new high-security doors have hatches for inmates to be handcuffed.Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor A look inside the non-contact visiting rooms.

Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor What life is like inside the prison.Picture: NCA NewsWire / Andrew Taylor Prison officers line the perimeter at Supermax ensuring none of the inmates in Area 1 converse.

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