Lotus Glen Correctional Centre

The Lotus Glen Correctional Centre, located 25 kilometres south of Mareeba, accommodates high and low security prisoners and provides a remand and reception function north of Innisfail.


Security level:
High and low security
Street address:
Chettle Road
Mareeba QLD 4880
Postal address:
Private Mail Bag 1
Mareeba QLD 4880
General phone:
(07) 4093 3911




  • 9am-11am


  • 9am-11am (child free session)

Saturday & Sunday

  • 12.30pm-3pm (Farm)



  • 1.15pm-3.15pm


  • 1.15pm-3.15pm

Arrival times:

Visits to the centre arrive at least 1 hour before

Visits to the farm arrive at least 15 minutes before


Booking phone:
(07) 4093 3911 or; (07) 4092 9212
Booking times:

Tuesday-Thursday 9-11am and 1-3pm


A bus service is available for visitors to the Lotus Glen Correctional Centre. There is no charge to visitors for this service.

For further information, contact the Down Under Tours (Aust) Pty Ltd on Non Toll Free (07) 4047 9080.

Mobility services can be accommodated if required.

More information

Before entering the centre, visitors are required to empty their pockets and place the contents and any other valuables in a locker.

This includes mobile telephones, money, cigarettes, food and drink and jewellery.

Toilets should be accessed at the visiting processing centre prior to proceeding to the visit area. Visitors who require access to toilets during a visit may have their visit terminated, or revert to non-contact.

For more information see Visiting a prisoner.


Visitor factsheet