HM Prison Tarrengower

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Coordinates: 36°58′37″S 144°02′51″E / 36.977°S 144.0476°E / -36.977; 144.0476

Australian Prisons
HM Prison Tarrengower
Location: Maldon, Victoria
Status: Operational
Classification: Minimum Security
Capacity: 54
Opened: January 1988
Managed by: Corrections Victoria

HM Prison Tarrengower is a women's prison located in Maldon, Victoria, Australia.


Originally a farm, the prison was opened in January 1988 after the property was purchased and accommodation units were built. Tarrengower is the only minimum security female prison in Victoria. It is situated 136 km to the north of Melbourne, 2.5 km from the Maldon township.


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