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Tasmania's Ashley Youth Detention Centre to close in three years, two new centres to be built

Adam Holmes
Matt Maloney
Updated September 9 2021 - 4:35pm, first published 2:07pm
Ashley Youth Detention Centre has been the subject of scathing Custodial Inspector reports and calls for its closure for years.
Ashley Youth Detention Centre has been the subject of scathing Custodial Inspector reports and calls for its closure for years.

The Ashley Youth Detention Centre will close in three years' time.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

Matt Maloney

Political reporter for Australian Community Media, based in Hobart.

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