North Adelaide community centre

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 February 23, 2020 to May 23, 2020

Jun 27, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019

English conversation class in North Adelaide

North Adelaide Community Centre
Jun 27, 2019 - Sep 26, 2019

IELTS Classes at North Adelaide Community Centre

North Adelaide Community Centre
Jun 28, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019

Learn English through craft

North Adelaide Community Centre
Oct 2, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019

Heart Foundation walking group

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 8, 2020 - Apr 25, 2020

Saturday crochet in North Adelaide

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 14, 2020 - Apr 24, 2020

Get crafty

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 17, 2020 - Apr 30, 2020

Justice of the peace service

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 19, 2020 - Apr 8, 2020

Learn English through board games

North Adelaide Community Centre
Feb 25, 2020

Facing challenges and surviving - author talk

North Adelaide Community Centre
Mar 20, 2020

Harmony Day shared meal

North Adelaide Community Centre
Apr 21, 2020

Free Police bicycle engraving

North Adelaide Community Centre