Carpentaria Disability Services is committed to delivering an accessible and inclusive experience for everyone accessing our services. We are continually improving our accessibility initiatives and strive to offer you an enjoyable and comfortable visit to Harry’s Place, and to the other locations where we provide services.

Initiatives to support accessibility

The following accessibility features are available at Harry’s Place, where Carpentaria’s office, Conference facilities, Café and Pathways Program are located:

  • Accessible drop off zone at the main reception, Café at Harry’s Place and Pathways Program
  • Automatic entrance doors to the main reception and the Pathways Program building
  • Accessible bathrooms, wheelchair accessible pathways and accessible entrances throughout Carpentaria program areas
  • Accessible seating spaces within the shared reception area
  • Varying desk height at reception
  • Connected pathways and crossings to facilitate safe pedestrian and wheelchair access throughout most areas within the Harry’s Place precinct
  • Accessible vehicle spaces near the main entrance
  • Additional 1 hour parking spaces close to the main entrance
  • Accessible fixtures, including lever-style door handles and taps
  • Relief areas for service animals
  • Inclusive employment processes

What we are working on

Despite our best efforts and intentions to ensure accessibility throughout our program spaces, there may be some limitations. We are focused on:

  • Increasing access to the Café at Harry’s Place, through formal parking spaces and pedestrian pathways
  • Ensuring a continuous path of accessible travel from all Harry’s Place precinct entry points
  • Improving wayfinding signage throughout Harry’s Place
  • Additional instructional signage within the Café at Harry’s Place
  • Improving the accessibility of Carpentaria’s website –
  • Additional Easy English documentation

Future accessibility improvements

We are working towards offering a more accessible environment for people accessing Carpentaria services. We invite you to contact us if you have any accessibility requirements and we will do our best to support you to have an enjoyable and barrier-free experience with us.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Carpentaria programs. Please let us know if you encounter any barriers or if we can further support you.

Phone:             08 8920 9400


Address:         PO Box 63, Karama NT 0813

Contact:          Communications Manager, Natalie Gibbs