Adelaide South West community centre

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.

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.

Download the annual calendar

Community centre facilities

The centre’s facilities include a small kitchen, tables and chairs, microphones, projector, screens and whiteboard. Space is available for private hire, including a bookable exhibition space.

Residents can take advantage of free WiFi and public computers. Photocopying, printing and scanning services are also available, as are basic library services. You can collect your library book/DVD from the centre.

Equipment for hire

There are a range of items that can be borrowed from the Community Centre: gardening equipment, trestle tables, wheelbarrow and a sack truck. Simply contact staff to arrange.

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, basketballs and table tennis equipment.

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

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

171 Sturt Street Adelaide 5000

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

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

By Tram: Alight at the City South stop and walk west along Sturt Street (approximately six minutes)

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 them and they’ll be happy to help you.

Events for November 14, 2019 to February 14, 2020

Dec 4, 2019

Hiking the USA's national parks

North Adelaide Community Centre
Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 29, 2019

Paradise found and lost exhibition

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Jul 28, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019

Euro games

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019

Community cooking: delicious cooking on a budget

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 28, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019

English conversation

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Yarn over yarning

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 22, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

One on One IT support

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Multicultural shared meal

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 30, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Art and craft morning group

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 30, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Pilates for beginners

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Jun 12, 2020

Creative writing

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 31, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019

Chinese Mandarin conversation

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Linux support group

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Life drawing art group

Adelaide South West Community Centre 
Nov 2, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019

Arabic conversation

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Nov 4, 2019 - Dec 16, 2019

Spanish conversation

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Nov 5, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

Cook for 1, cook for 2, cook on a budget.

Adelaide South West Community Centre
Nov 11, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019

Immunisation clinic

Adelaide South West Community Centre & North Adelaide Community Centre
Nov 14, 2019

Adelaide city skate park design workshop

Minor Works Building
Nov 16, 2019

First aid training for family and friends

Adelaide South West Community Centre