North Adelaide community centre

All Adelaide Community Centres are temporarily closed.

As part of City of Adelaide’s planned response to protect the health and wellbeing of our community, we have temporarily closed this facility.

We understand how important these facilities are to you as a customer. We will continue to monitor the situation closely so we may reopen our facility as soon as possible. All updates will be provided on our website which will be updated regularly.

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The North Adelaide community centre, garden and library caters to a wide range of local residents and visitors.

Located in the heart of North Adelaide in the historic Institute Building, the community centre offers a vibrant program of regular activities and has many useful facilities the whole community can utilise.

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

Activites at the North Adelaide community centre

The Centre offers a range of activities to get involved in. Choose from craft sessions, language classes, multiple health, fitness and wellbeing classes or one of the many special interest activities. You’re sure to find an activity you’ll enjoy.

Volunteers are welcome to register to help out.

Download the annual calendar

Community centre facilities

The centre is not only a meeting place for local residents but also an ideal venue for a range of events. Past events have included author talks, Adelaide Fringe, Melbourne Cup and Christmas gatherings.

With a small kitchen, stage area and seating for up to 120, spaces are also available for private hire, including a bookable exhibition space.


The adjoining library, with traditional borrowing services, has free public internet and Wi-Fi access, computers for public use, photocopying, daily newspapers, eBooks, and the local history hub.

Community garden

Do you have a green thumb but no room? Do you like sharing your garden knowledge with others? You’ll love the raised garden beds available for community use. Contact the Centre for more information.

JP Service

Justice of the Peace services is available at the Centre. Provided by registered volunteers, no bookings required.

Hours of availability

  • Mondays & Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 midday
  • Tuesdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Thursdays from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Fridays are by appointment only

Getting here

You’ll find the North Adelaide Community Centre at:
176 Tynte Street, North Adelaide

Opening hours

Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

If travelling by bus, alight at Stop 4 (West) & Stop 5 (East) on O'Connell Street. If using the free connector bus, alight at Stop Number 7.

Need more information?

If you have any questions about the North Adelaide community centre and garden, just contact them and they’ll help you.

Events for April 7, 2020 to July 7, 2020

Feb 19, 2020 - Apr 8, 2020

POSTPONED - Learn English through board games

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 27, 2020 - Apr 9, 2020

POSTPONED - English conversation classes in North Adelaide

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 3, 2020 - Apr 7, 2020

POSTPONED - IELTS classes at North Adelaide Community Centre

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 12, 2020 - May 28, 2020

POSTPONED - Mahjong and coffee

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 17, 2020 - May 26, 2020

POSTPONED - Practice travel French

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 18, 2020 - May 27, 2020

POSTPONED - Learn Italian

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 18, 2020 - May 27, 2020

POSTPONED - Learn German

North Adelaide Community Centre
Apr 21, 2020

POSTPONED - Free Police bicycle engraving

North Adelaide Community Centre