The ABC has the amusing tale of one Terrence Warwick Butt who has complained to Magistrate Walker about the lack of amusement at the Alexander Maconochie Centre compared to the other facilities he has enjoyed:
In a talk lasting several minutes Butt told Magistrate Lorraine Walker that he believed there was nothing positive about the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC).
He explained that he had spent time in many different prisons around New South Wales, with plenty of higher education course options and hobbies to pursue.
But Butt said in Canberra the boredom had badly affected his and others’ rehabilitation.
I’m not entirely sure anyone who can make comparative analysis of prison conditions is well suited to speak of rehabilitation.