HMAS Cerberus

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Getting there

HMAS Cerberus is primarily a training base approximately 70 kilometres from Melbourne near Crib Point on Hann's Inlet, Park Road in Western Port Bay. The main entrance is open 24 hours/day and is located on Wilson Avenue off South Beach Road.

Key collection and returns

  • Key collection after 2pm.
  • Key collection and return from the Accommodation Office.
  • Rooms are to be vacated by 10am.

After hours
Key collection from the Automated Key boxes outside Accommodation Office BLD 190 (Next to the ATM) 24HRS.
Key return daily and out of hour’s, Key Return box located beside the Accommodation Office main door.

Lost keys
Lost keys must be notified to the Accommodation Offices immediately.
A cost will be incurred for replacement.

Accommodation Office

Address: Building 190, Phillip Road
Business hours:
0700-1700, Monday to Friday
03 59317308, 03 59317313 or 0417367406
March Out Inspections need to be booked at least 2 days prior to vacation.

After Hours

Address: Next to Accommodation Office building 261.
Phone: 03 593 15250
Duty Officer of the Day: 0418566046
Duty Petty Officer: 0418836707

Room/cabin information

Cabins are provisioned for stays up to 21 days with soap, toilet paper and towel (replenished and cabin cleaned every seven days). You will need to bring your own toiletries, towel and clean your own cabin for longer stays (excluding Duty officer, Recruit or Cadet Accommodation).  For further information about your cabin, 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.

VIP Cabins

DHA cannot take requests – contact CO for Officers rooms, contact SWO for Senior Sailor rooms.

Non-duty bookings

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.

Handy phone numbers

 Person/service Number

Naval Police

03 593 16000

Wilson Security

03 593 15250

Change to your booking?

You can modify bookings online using Online Services.

Alternatively, call DHA on 139 342 for assistance.

Last updated November 2023