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At Ultimo Community Centre

Ultimo Community Centre offers services for locals and visitors of all ages.

Kids can take part in an exciting array of after school and school holiday programs, while younger children can be cared for by our professional and experienced team.

Residents aged over 55 can enjoy many programs as part of the City’s services for older residents.

Ultimo Library is also on the same site, with a great selection of books, DVDs and magazines to enjoy and borrow.


Ultimo Community Centre40 William Henry Street
Corner Bulwara Road
Ultimo NSW 2007
02 9298 3111


Children's programs

Child care

Our centre hosts 2 independent child care centres.

Kindy Patch 1 is located on level 1. Its opening hours are Monday to Sunday from 6am to 10pm. For more information about fees and availability for your child, please contact 02 9777 9117.

Kindy Patch 2 is located on level 2. Its opening hours are Monday to Friday from 7am to 7pm. For more information about fees and availability for your child, please contact 02 9660 6166.

After-school and vacation care

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

Kids' tennis

Our kids' tennis program runs on Sunday mornings from 10am to 1pm. For more information, please contact Alison Scott directly on 0418 200 548.

Kids' soccer

Our kids' soccer program runs on Sunday mornings from 10am to 12 noon. To find out more, please contact Neil Mallard on 0404 161 269.

Kids during and art and craft class at Ultimo Community Centre

Community groups

The centre currently has several community groups which regularly run programs and services at the centre. These groups are non-for-profit and independently run with the support of the City through various grants and sponsorships.

The groups provide the community with a range of services and activities, and are open to anyone. Most activities are free, however some may charge a small fee to cover costs.

Some of our current groups include:

  • Chinese Seniors Group
  • Chinese Rainbow Group
  • Friends of Ultimo Group

Some of their activities include:

  • Art class, including sculpture, ceramics and painting
  • Folk dance
  • Knitting and crochet
  • Social dance
  • Language classes
  • Talks and events
  • Choir
  • Art class
  • Social outings

Additionally, Ultimo Community Centre encourages community groups to use the centre to run their services or programs and can help to put your group in the right direction to receive sponsorships and grants from the City of Sydney.

If you are a community group which is non-for-profit and you are interested in holding your event at the centre, contact details are at the top of this page.


There are 2 libraries located within our centre. The City's Ultimo library branch is located on level 1.

The Jessie Street National Women's Library is on our ground floor. It is open Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm.

To speak to a librarian, please contact 02 9571 5359.

Over 55s

The City's over 55s services and programs are held at our centre each weekday from 10am to 4pm.


To use the services and facilities at the centre, City residents must become a member. It costs a small fee that is reviewed each year.

Contact us directly to enquire about membership.

Last updated: Tuesday, 4 March 2014