*IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE THAT ANGLESEA BARRACKS IS AN OPEN SITE WITH UNMANNED GATES*
Anglesea Barracks is located in central Hobart, Tasmania. The main entrance open 0700-1900hrs Monday to Friday – Base is closed all weekend. Entry is located off Davey Street. For after-hours access without a swipe card, press the intercom button for the Duty Officer.
A valid Defence pass is not required to gain access to this base. Visiting Defence personnel should familiarise themselves with any additional security arrangements prior to arrival. During your stay, a security swipe card provided with the room key will allow access to the gates, parking, gymnasium and messes.
Rooms are provisioned for stays up to 21 days with soap, toilet paper and towel (replenished and room cleaned every seven days). You will need to bring your own toiletries, towel and clean your own room for longer stays (excluding Duty officer, Recruit or Cadet Accommodation). For further information about your room, contact the base Accommodation Office.
It is essential that you are aware of your LIA obligations in accordance with PACMAN, Annex 7.3.A: Licence to Live In
After hours key collection - important information
Please view the after hours key collection information here
(PDF 763 KB).
DHA cannot allocate rooms contact E&IG for requests LTCOL (E) or WO1 (E). Please note a 5 day maximum stay applies.
Rationing and transport
Visiting groups requiring rationing at any of the base mess facilities or ground transport must submit an AE547 web form via the DRN at least 7 days prior to arrival. DHA is not able to arrange rations, transport or other base services.
Non-duty bookings attract a charge in accordance with Defence policy (FINMAN). Cost recovery will be initiated after key collection by the on-base Accommodation Office. Queries should be directed to the Accommodation Office.
Mess fees are levied by the local Mess Committees in recognition of amenities funded from non-public monies (e.g.: newspapers, Wi-Fi, etc). Mess fees are payable directly to local Mess Bank Account (refer to Mess staff for bank details). Fees are as follows:
- Officers Mess - $10/night up to $30 maximum
- SNCO Mess - $5/night up to $20 maximum
- Other Accommodation - $5/night up to $15 maximum.