Gallery: Cessnock Correctional Complex

Director General Laurie Glanfield, Commissioner for Corrective Services NSW Peter Severin and NSW Attorney General and Minister for Justice, the Hon. Greg Smith, on a tour of the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex.
Director General Laurie Glanfield, Commissioner for Corrective Services NSW Peter Severin and NSW Attorney General and Minister for Justice, the Hon. Greg Smith, on a tour of the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex.
Inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex

Inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex

Inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex

Inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex

The accommodation inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex.

The accommodation inside the new maximum security wing at Cessnock Correctional Complex.

Inside a new maximum security cell.

Inside a new maximum security cell.

The accommodation for maximum security prisoners.

The accommodation for maximum security prisoners.

From left, Aboriginal Elder and Prison Chaplain Di Langham, Mayor of Cessnock Cr. Bob Pynsent, NSW Attorney General and Minister for Justice, Greg Smith, Commissioner for Corrective Services NSW, Peter Severin, Member for Maitland, Robyn Parker, Director General Laurie Glanfield, Jail General Manager David Mumford  and Chaplain Rod Moore at the jail's official opening.

From left, Aboriginal Elder and Prison Chaplain Di Langham, Mayor of Cessnock Cr. Bob Pynsent, NSW Attorney General and Minister for Justice, Greg Smith, Commissioner for Corrective Services NSW, Peter Severin, Member for Maitland, Robyn Parker, Director General Laurie Glanfield, Jail General Manager David Mumford and Chaplain Rod Moore at the jail's official opening.

The crowd during the official opening ceremony.

The crowd during the official opening ceremony.

Jail Director General David Mumford, The Hon. Greg Smith, Member for Maitland Robyn Parker and Mayor of Cessnock Bob Pynsent unveiling the prison plaque.

Jail Director General David Mumford, The Hon. Greg Smith, Member for Maitland Robyn Parker and Mayor of Cessnock Bob Pynsent unveiling the prison plaque.

NSW Attorney General and Minister of Justice, the Hon. Greg Smith (right) handing over the keys to Jail General Manager David Mumford.

NSW Attorney General and Minister of Justice, the Hon. Greg Smith (right) handing over the keys to Jail General Manager David Mumford.

A bed inside the new maximum security prison accomodation.

A bed inside the new maximum security prison accomodation.