Latchford Barracks (Bonegilla)

Getting there

Latchford Barracks is within the Albury Wodonga Military Area (AWMA), at Bonegilla approximately 15 kilometres from Wodonga, on the shores of Lake Hume. The main entrance open 24 hours/day, is located on Camp Road, off Bonegilla Road, Bonegilla.

Security arrangements

A valid Defence pass is required to gain access to this base.  Visiting Defence personnel should familiarise themselves with any additional security arrangements prior to arrival.   Non-ADO personnel occupying LIA are required to have base approval prior to arrival.  This includes members of foreign forces, minors, non-ADO visitors.

Room information

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.

VIP rooms

DHA cannot make VIP bookings – contact the base mess PO.

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

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

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 staff as follows:

Officers & APS

$12.00/night up to 3 nights

$36.00 for 3 nights up to 1 month



$10.00 for 1 night

$13.00 for 2 nights

$20.00 for 3 or more nights

Handy phone numbers

Officers/SNCO Mess

02 6055 2101

Officers VIP rooms

02 6055 2602 or 02 6055 4227

SNCO VIP rooms

02 6055 4225 or 02 6055 4031

ORs Mess

02 6055 4209

Customer Service Centre (CSC)

02 6055 4416

Military Police

02 6055 2150


0428 286 010 or 0409 603 308

Change to your booking?

You can modify bookings online using Online Services. Alternatively, call DHA on 139 342 for assistance.

Accommodation Office

Building 1, Mornington Street
(first right off Mitchell drive)
Latchford 3694

Business hours
0800-1600, Monday to Friday

02 6055 2967

March out inspections must be booked at least 24 hours prior to departure.

After Hours

Building 1, Mornington Street
(first right off Mitchell drive)
Latchford 3694

02 6055 4238

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 and return from the Latchford Duty Room.

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