North Adelaide community centre

City of Adelaide Community Centres are open.

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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.

See events and programs

Opening hours and location

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

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. 

  • Mondays and Wednesdays 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
  • Tuesdays 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Thursdays 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Fridays 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Getting here

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 October 18, 2021 to January 18, 2022

Jul 25, 2021 - Nov 28, 2021

Persian Poetry Reading Group

North Adelaide Community Centre

Jul 26, 2021 - Dec 24, 2021

Music in the Community—Acoustic Sessions: North Adelaide Community Centre

North Adelaide Community Centre

Aug 11, 2021 - Sep 24, 2021

Create a Self-Portrait Doll

Adelaide City Libraries and Community Centres

Oct 1, 2021 - Oct 30, 2021

Halloween - Posters and Ribbon

Adelaide South West Community Centre

Oct 1, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021

mindshare Group Exhibition

City Library, Hutt Street Library, North Adelaide Library and Community Centre

Oct 13, 2021 - Oct 19, 2021

Nutrition Week: Nourish Table

Adelaide City Libraries

Oct 22, 2021 - Oct 29, 2021

White Tiger Qigong for health and wellbeing - Free come and try

North Adelaide Community Centre

Oct 29, 2021

Slingsby Memoryologist Collection - share your memories

North Adelaide Community Centre

Nov 1, 2021 - Nov 25, 2021

Exhibition - The Smith Brothers Aviation Pioneer’s

North Adelaide Community Centre

Jun 7, 2021 - Dec 17, 2021

Heart Foundation walking group on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

North Adelaide Community Centre

Aug 26, 2021 - Dec 17, 2021

Meditation sessions

North Adelaide Community Centre

Sep 27, 2021 - Dec 15, 2021

Learn Italian

North Adelaide Community Centre