22 July 2020
Manu Tukutuku for Matariki
Volunteers at Invercargill Prison are helping prisoners make Manu Tukutuku or traditional kites for Matariki.
30 June 2020
Nursing during COVID-19
Registered Nurse Paula Wootton, shares her experiences of working during the COVID-19 pandemic.
10 June 2020
Update on our move to COVID-19 Alert Level 1
Read what Alert Level 1 means for Corrections and the people in our care.
04 June 2020
A most unusual dairy farm
Our Waikeria Prison Farm has won three prominent awards for environmental and man management.
13 May 2020
Meet some of our Youth Champions who give young people in our care what they need to grow as individuals.
05 May 2020
Inspection finds Waikeria Prison making good progress
A follow-up inspection finds Waikeria Prison has made good progress against the findings from the initial inspection in 2017.
13 March 2020
Waikeria Prison health team recognised
Three members of the dedicated and hard-working Waikeria Prison health team were recognised at an awards ceremony.
24 February 2020
Puppies in Prison programme a howling success
Corrections and Mobility Dogs are celebrating a ten-long year partnership which has seen prisoners train 250 service dogs to support people living with disabilities.
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Mt Eden Corrections Facility
Government approved the construction of an accommodation block (Building C) at MECF when it was originally planned in 2010. The new building will provide accommodation for an additional 245 remand prisoners.