Adelaide South West community centre

City of Adelaide Community Centres are open.

See our Coronavirus (COVID-19) latest information page for the latest updates and our response.

Christmas and New Year opening hours 2021/2022:

The Adelaide South West community centre will be closed from Saturday 25 December 2021 to Sunday 9 January 2022, and reopen at normal hours on Monday 10 January.

Enquiries during this time will be responded to after the centre reopens.

For urgent enquiries, please contact our Customer Centre on on 8203 7203 or [email protected]

The Adelaide South West community centre hosts a diverse program of events, activities and groups for local residents.

The centre has been a valuable part of the South West community since 2005, encouraging friendly interaction amongst neighbours and enhancing the wellbeing of participants.

Why not drop in today - new faces are always welcome.

Opening hours and address

You’ll find the Adelaide South West Community Centre at:

22 Stamford Court Adelaide 5000

The Minor Works Building is within the Ergo Apartments, located just off Stamford Court, between Sturt Street and Wright Street (it can be accessed by foot from both of these streets).

Opening hours:

Monday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Activities at the community centre

The wheelchair accessible centre is not only a meeting place but also an ideal venue for a range of events.

Choose from art and craft activities, health and wellbeing classes and meetings. You can learn a language, cook up a storm or share a meal with members of your local community

There is also a range of community and special interest groups who meet at the Adelaide South West Community Centre on a regular basis. The South West City Community Association host regular activities and community meetings.

Volunteers are always welcome to register to help at the centre. 

If there is an activity you’d like support to run, please get in touch. We may be able to help you with grant funding, promotion or advice.

See events and programs

Community centre facilities

The facilities include a Gallery and Loft, a full kitchen, tables and chairs, integrated audio-visual equipment including overhead projector.

Residents can take advantage of free WiFi and public computers. Photocopying, printing and scanning services are also available.

Hiring the Minor Works Building

The Minor Works Building has been totally renovated and refurbished and is available to hire including an exhibition space. All areas in The Minor Works Building are available for hire by the hour or day.

Venue hire is free for community groups. For business and private use, fees apply and depend on your hirer category.

For more information or to book, visit Minor Works Building.

Equipment for hire

Did you know the centre holds games equipment that can be used at nearby Whitmore Square/Iparrityi? This includes the key to the giant chess set.

Community garden

The Adelaide South West Community Centre is involved with the local community gardens on Whitmore Square / Iparrityi verge (Western side of Whitmore Square). Contact them to see how you can join in.

Getting to Adelaide South West community centre

On Foot: The Centre is about three minutes' walk from the Adelaide Central Market.

By Tram: Alight at the City South tram stop and walk west along Sturt Street, turn right after 50 Sturt Street, through the courtyard and the Centre is a short distance in front of you.

By Bus: The free City Connector bus passes along Sturt Street (Stop 83) every 15 minutes in both directions. Routes 98A and 98C serve the free city and North Adelaide loop. Routes 99A and 99C serve the free city loop.

Need more information?

If you have any questions about the Adelaide South West Community Centre, just contact us and we’ll be happy to help you.

Events for January 17, 2022 to April 17, 2022

Feb 4, 2022 - Dec 2, 2022

Music in the Community—Acoustic Sessions: Adelaide South West Community Centre

Minor Works Building Community Centre

Feb 20, 2022 - Mar 18, 2022

Joie de Vivre - Fringe Art Exhibition

Minor Works Building Community Centre

Feb 22, 2022

Free cooking demonstration and tastings

Minor Works Building Community Centre

Mar 22, 2022 - Mar 25, 2022

The Memoryologist - Slingsby Theatre performance

Adelaide City Libraries and Community Centres

Mar 3, 2021 - Apr 1, 2022

Justice of the Peace

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Sep 7, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

City of Adelaide Local History Group

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 22, 2022 - Dec 17, 2022

Adelaide Autistic Adults

Minor Works Community Centre

Jan 20, 2021 - Dec 21, 2022

Creative Writing

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 20, 2021 - Dec 21, 2022

Art and Craft Session

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 20, 2021 - Dec 22, 2022

Pilates for Beginners

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 22, 2021 - Dec 23, 2022

Linux Support Group

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 25, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

Learn English as a Second Language

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 25, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

Learn Spanish - Intermediate Level

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Jan 28, 2021 - Dec 22, 2022

Learn Chinese Mandarin

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Feb 5, 2021 - Dec 23, 2022

Arabic Conversation

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Oct 18, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

Yarn over Yarning

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Nov 24, 2021 - Dec 21, 2022

Beginners Spanish Class

Adelaide South West Community Centre