Robertson Barracks

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Getting there

Robertson Barracks is found in the outer Darwin suburb of Holtze, approximately 7 km from the Palmerston CBD and 20 kilometres east of the Darwin CBD.  The main entrance open 24 hours/day, is located on Robertson Road off Thorngate Road.

Key collection and returns

Non-LEAP Accommodation Office

Address: Building 161 Holsworthy Road
Business hours: 0900-1600, Monday-Friday
Phone: 08 8925 2201 or 0417 932 574   
A/H Phone: 1300 658 975

  • Keys can be collected after 1400.
  • Keys can be collected/returned after hours from the Security Office.
  • March out inspections must be booked 48 hours prior to departure.
  • Keys to be returned with rooms vacated by 1000 to the Accommodation Office.
  • Inform the office of lost keys immediately. A cost will be incurred for replacement.

Single LEAP Concierge

Address: Building S1122, T-intersection of Lighthorse drive and Williamson Street
Business hours: 0730-1700, Monday-Friday
Phone: 08 8995 6600

  • March in inspections must be booked prior to arrival.
  • March out inspections must be booked at least 3 days prior to departure.

Room/cabin information


  • 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 personnel allocated into LEAP, a description of the furniture and linen that will be supplied in your room can be found here.
    (If you wish to have any of the furniture removed prior to your arrival to make room for your own furniture, please advise the LEAP concierge office prior to the date of your arrival).
  • For further information about your room/cabin, contact the base Accommodation Office or LEAP concierge as appropriate

VIP rooms/cabins

Contact DHA for allocation into VIP rooms LTCOL(E) above for officer rooms; WO1(E) above for SNCO rooms only - all other requests contact the Brigade Accommodation Manager.

Non-duty bookings

Non-duty bookings attract a room 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

Robertson Barracks
Person/service Number
Military Police – Duty Officer 08 8925 3318 or in emergency 0419 473 753
Security 08 8925 3700
Cyclone Warning Information 1300 659 211
Brigade Accommodation Manager 08 7971 1363

Change to your booking?

You can modify bookings online using Online Services.

Alternatively, call DHA on 139 342 for assistance.
Last updated November 2023