HMAS Kuttabul

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Key collection and returns

Homebush

Address: Corner of Parramatta and Underwood Roads, Homebush
Business hours: 0800-2200, Monday-Friday
Phone: 02 8762 1507
A/H Phone: 0411 203 559

  • March in inspections for North Strathfield must be booked as soon as you are aware you are vacating
  • Key collection after 1400
  • Key collection and return to Accommodation Office
  • Rooms are to be vacated by 1000

North Strathfield

Address: 27-29 George Street, North Strathfield
Business hours: 0800-2200, Monday-Friday
Phone: 02 8762 1507
A/H Phone: 0411 203 622

  • March in inspections for North Strathfield must be booked as soon as you are aware you are vacating
  • Key collection after 1400
  • Key collection and return to Accommodation Office
  • Rooms are to be vacated by 1000

Homebush and North Strathfield ring Duty Officer

Address: Building 805, Wylde Street
Phone: 02 9359 3588

Potts Point

Address: Building 801, 14-16 Wylde Street
Business hours: 0800-1600, Monday-Friday
Phone: 02 9359 5032

  • March out inspections for Potts Points are required for stays of greater than 21 days and must be booked at least 24 hours prior to departure
  • Key collection after 1400
  • Key collection and return to Accommodation Office
  • Rooms are to be vacated by 1000
  • After hours Potts Point key collection First Fleet Mess Wardroom

Lost keys

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

Room/cabin information

Provisions

  • Transit (up to 21 days) - Rooms / Cabins provisioned with soap, toilet paper and towel (replenished and room/cabin cleaned every seven days)
  • Permanent/Temporary (≥ 22 days) - You will need to bring your own toiletries, towel and clean your own room/cabin (excluding Duty Officer, Recruit or Cadet Accommodation).

For further information about your room/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.

Change to your booking

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

VIP rooms/cabins

DHA cannot take requests – contact Base XO for allocation.

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:

  • No mess fees applicable at Homebush or North Strathfield
  • First Fleet Mess - $6/month

Getting there

HMAS Kuttabul and Sydney Fleet Base East both belong to the ‘base location’ of Potts Point, approximately 2.1km from Sydney CBD, 16.3km from Homebush and 17.4km from North Strathfield. 

Some accommodation is located at Potts Point otherwise it is provided at two off-base hotel style buildings at Homebush and North Strathfield. All site entrances close at 2200 hours.

Ensure you check your cabin confirmation for the building you are allocated to:

  • Potts Point: main entrance on Cowper Wharf roadway, off 14-18 Wylde Street
  • Homebush: located at 113-123 Parramatta Road, Homebush
  • North Strathfield: located at 27-29 George Street, North Strathfield

Security arrangements

A valid Defence pass is required to gain access to the base and will be required at reception of both off site locations.  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.

Handy phone numbers

 Person/service  Number
Homebush Duty Officer 0488 201 924
North Strathfield Duty Officer 0411 203 622
Potts Point Duty Officer 0419 241 794
Naval Police Coxswains 02 3959 2233
Potts Point Security 02 9359 3191
VIP cabin 02 93593588