Neighbourhood services

Neighbourhood services

Community programs at Pyrmont

Pyrmont Community Centre offers a range of programs and activities for people from all walks of life.

The centre’s playgroup is ideal for children aged up to 5 years, while older children have a place to hang out with their friends after school and during the holidays. Free basketball games and a great youth program are on offer for teens and young adults.

For those interested in pursuing cultural activities, pottery and singing classes are available for all skill levels, while a library link is handy to connect to the City’s entire collection.

To find out more about any of these services, contact the centre.

Contacts

Pyrmont Community CentreCorner John Street and Mount Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009
02 9298 3134
02 9298 3130

Children and young people

Pre-schoolers

Below is a list of programs currently run at the centre.

  • Playgroup: Wednesday 10am. All welcome.
  • Music and Movement: Tuesday 9.45am. Contact Julie on 0401 101 171.
  • Klubko playgroup: Friday 10am.
  • Ballet: Saturday 10am. Contact Sabrina on 0401 264 549. Also Tuesday at 9am. Contact Jacqui on 0466 848 267.
  • Karate: Tuesday 10.30am. Contact Trifu  on 0410 799 816.
  • Little Kickers: Thursday morning. Call 0439 083 333 for details.
  • Munchie Movers: Wednesday 3.30pm. Contact Jaclyn 0412 385 933.

5-12 year olds

  • Kids' choir: Tuesday 5pm. Contact Mary 0410 679 204.
  • Karate: Tuesday and Thursday 5pm. Contact Phil on 9399 3863.
  • Piano lessons: Saturday. Contact Katie on 0439 882 344.
  • Tennis: Wednesday 4pm. All welcome.

After-school and vacation care

Our children's program, for kids aged 5 to 12 years, is run at Pyrmont Community Centre.

Youth program

Our youth program, for young people aged 12 to 24 years, takes places at nearby Maybanke Courts. Free basketball is available for young people from 3pm to 6pm, Monday to Friday.

Children enjoying a playground.

 

Activity timetable

Time/Day
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
8.30am

Ballet children 2-5yrs with parents/carers (90mins)




 
9am            
9.45am

Music and Movement



 
10.30am      


  • Knitting
  • Stitching circle
   
11am



Women's art group


 
1pm  Scrabble
          Women's art group
4.30pm Ballet children 5-12yrs          
6pm
Pottery class


Pottery class

 
6.15pm    Choir           
7pm
Toastmasters (First, third and fifth Monday of month)

Outdoor chess
  • Bookclub (First Thursday of month)
  • Drama group
  • Photography group (Third Thursday of month)

 



 

Class descriptions

Children’s ballet  

Open to children aged from 2 to 5 years, this class teaches the basic positions of the dance. 

Choir 

Enjoy singing? This is the class for you. Come along to meet new friends and spend time singing a range of tunes.  

Drama group  

Ever fancy being an actor? Learn the necessary skills to help you get on your way. 

Knitting

All levels of skill are welcome. Get those needles clicking! 

Line dancing

Fun and informal group learning to dance.  

Pottery

Hone your skills to create a piece to keep. You will also learn about the shaping and kneading process. 

Toastmasters

This class is designed to help members improve their communication, public speaking, and leadership skills. 

Walking group 

Meet at the centre for a stroll around Pyrmont. 

Women's art group

Designed to encourage friendships and be inclusive culturally, with a particular emphasis on connecting with older women.  

Library link

The City provides a library link service at our centre giving members a convenient way to request and pick up items that are held at other library branches. You need to be a library member, which is free for City residents, to use the service. The library link is unstaffed.

A group of friends sitting in Pyrmont Community Centre's library facility.

Last updated: Friday, 22 May 2015