NSW Police Force Academy
The New South Wales Police Force Academy is a restricted site and is situated on 40 hectares of land in the city of Goulburn, in the southern tablelands of NSW, Australia. The City of Goulburn is located 200 kilometres south of Sydney, approximately a 2 hour drive.
The Police Driver Training Complex is located approximately 5km from the main Academy and comprises about 80 hectares of land, including specialist training facilities.
The Academy buildings are extensive, consisting of 80 training facilities such as lecture theatres, classrooms, virtual weapons training facility, live fire indoor pistol range, a simulation training venue, scenario village, library, indoor and outdoor physical fitness areas, coin operated laundry facilities and Charles Sturt University Wi-Fi access (staff and policing students only).
The Goulburn Academy also boasts recreation and common room facilities, the Police Shop, Police Bank with ATM, St Michael's Police Chapel and access to a range of amenities available in the township of Goulburn. There are about 1000 people on site each day, including police officers, policing students, Charles Sturt University staff and contractors.
Accommodation facilities consist of 816 single residential rooms, 30 motel style units, 10 flats and houses. Catering and cleaning are provided by external contractors, with the dining room serving approximately 2,000 meals daily.