Minor Works Building community centre

Location and opening hours


Minor Works Building community centre

22 Stamford Court, Adelaide
(within the Ergo Apartments, located just off Stamford Court, between Sturt Street and Wright Street)


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
Public holidays – Closed

The Minor Works Building 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 Minor Works Building 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.

Justice of the Peace Service

JP services are available at the Minor Works Building Community Centre. Provided by registered volunteers, no bookings are required.

  • Mondays – 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Tuesdays – 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

    The service is not available on public holidays. For more information visit the City of Adelaide's Justice of the Peace services page.

    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 Minor Works Building 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 Minor Works Building 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 Minor Works Building community centre, just contact us and we’ll be happy to help you.

    Events for July 4, 2022 to October 4, 2022

    Jan 22, 2021 - Dec 23, 2022

    Linux Support Group

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jan 25, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

    Learn Spanish - Intermediate Level

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jan 28, 2021 - Dec 22, 2022

    Learn Chinese Mandarin

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Feb 5, 2021 - Dec 23, 2022

    Arabic Conversation

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    Mar 21, 2022 - Dec 19, 2022

    Yarn over Yarning

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    Sep 7, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

    City of Adelaide Local History Group

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Feb 4, 2022 - Dec 2, 2022

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

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Feb 24, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022

    Connecting Communities and Culture

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Mar 10, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022

    Pilates for Beginners

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Mar 16, 2022 - Dec 21, 2022

    Beginners Spanish Class

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    May 16, 2022 - Dec 12, 2022

    Meditation - Relax. Recentre. Recharge.

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jul 1, 2022 - Jul 8, 2022

    NAIDOC week Music in the Community - Free

    Multiple locations

    Jul 7, 2022

    NAIDOC Week talk - Living NAIDOC, reflections and stories

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jul 8, 2022 - Jul 27, 2022

    EXHIBITION | NAIDOC Week through the years

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jul 14, 2022 - Jun 26, 2022

    Plastic Free July - Hidden plastics and How plastics are recycled

    Multiple locations

    Jul 15, 2022

    Decorate a cupcake

    Minor Works Building Community Centre

    Jul 26, 2022

    Plastic Free July - Make your own Personal Products with The Reskill Project

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    Jan 20, 2021 - Dec 21, 2022

    Art and Craft Session

    Adelaide South West Community Centre

    Jan 25, 2021 - Dec 19, 2022

    Learn English as a Second Language

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