Cadell Training Centre

Cadell Training Centre (CTC) is a low security prison farm located in the Riverland.
It accommodates male low security prisoners.

Address: Boden Road, Cadell
(Approx 300 metres south of Morgan-Cadell Road and Hodge Road) | Directions using Google Maps

Postal address: Community Bag, Cadell SA 5321

General telephone enquiries: (08) 8540 3600

Map of Cadell - centered on Cadell Training Centre


Visit Booking

Visits must be booked in advance - find out more about visiting prisoners.

Bookings can be made by telephone from Monday to Thursday between 13:15 to 15:00.

Visit booking number: (08) 8540 3321

Visiting Hours

Please note due to COVID-19 visiting hours may be different.
Contact the prison directly for the most up to date visit information available.

Monday to Friday None None None
Saturday 09:30 – 11:15 14:15 – 16:00 None
Sunday 09:30 – 11:15 14:15 – 16:00 None
Public Holidays 09:30 – 11:15 14:15 – 16:00 None
Christmas 09:30 – 11:15 14:15 – 16:00 None

Please note visits may be modified when temperatures reach over 38 degrees, and cancelled when the temperature is over 42 degrees.

Visitors are reminded that money transfers to prisoners will only be accepted as bank cheques or as Standard Money Orders.

Special visiting arrangements

Non-contact visit sessions last 60 minutes – and are by arrangement.

Professional visits

Professional visiting hours are generally available Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:00 and 13:30 to 16:00.

To book a professional visit phone (08) 8540 3321 from Monday to Friday during business hours.
The call will be transferred to a Case Management Coordinator (CMC) who will ascertain the availability of the prisoner.

Professional bookings can also be arranged by email:
Include the full name and date of birth of the prisoner you want to visit, and several options of days and times you can visit in case your first preference is not available.

Upon arrival all professional visitors must report to the control room to have their identification verified, be processed with a metal detector, and undergo security procedures prior to being admitted into the visit area.

Prison information

Maximum number of prisoners 204
Gender Male
Security level Low
Accommodation type Cell Blocks and Cottage Style
Smoke free Yes
Programs A Community Work Program utilising prisoner labour - supporting many non-profit projects in the local community.
The Cadell Country Fire Service (CFS) is staffed with custodial staff, members of the public and prisoners.

Prison Industries

Types of Industry Prison farm
Example of products made The prison farm is focused on:
- dairy production and packaging
- citrus
- olives.

Additional information

The Cadell Training Centre (CTC) opened in 1960 as a training facility for prisoners to learn vocational skills which may not be available within other prisons. It focuses on the rehabilitation of prisoners and preparing them to take their place in the community upon release.