Community centres

Community centres

Temporary closure

The safety of our communities, customers and staff is our top priority.

Our community centres and venues for hire are closed until further notice.

View our online community centre programs you can enjoy from home.

City of Sydney community centres

Our community centres are open to all residents, workers and visitors.

The services and programs we provide are tailored specifically to meet the recreation and learning needs of the different communities that surround each centre.

Free entry to events and activities at the City's facilities is available for a companion of anyone carrying a NSW companion card. This card is issued to people who have significant, lifelong disability who require a carer with them at all times to participate in community based activities and venues.

See what’s available today at the centre closest to you.

CentreContactsOpening hours
King George V Recreation Centre

15 Cumberland Street
The Rocks NSW 2000
02 9244 3600

Main centre
Monday to Friday: 6am to 9pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Public holidays: Closed

KGV gym
Monday to Thursday: 6am to 8pm
Friday: 6am to 7pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Public holidays: Closed

Casual basketball
Monday to Thursday: 6am to 11.30am and 2.30pm to 5.30pm.
Friday: 6am to 11.30am and 2.30pm to 11pm.
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm

Juanita Nielsen Community Centre

Corner Nicholson Street and Dowling Street
Woolloomooloo NSW 2011
02 8374 6323

Fitness centreMonday: 6am to 8pm
Tuesday: 9am to 8pm
Wednesday: 6am to 8pm
Thursday: 9am to 8pm
Friday: 6am to 6pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday and public holidays: Closed     
Pyrmont Community Centre

Corner John Street and Mount Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009
02 9298 3134

Monday: 9am to 9pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 6.30am to 9pm
Friday: 9am to 6pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Public holidays: Closed
Redfern Community Centre

29-53 Hugo Street
Redfern NSW 2016
02 9288 5713

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: Available for bookings
Ultimo Community Centre

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

Monday to Friday: 10am to 8pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm

Opening hours, programs and services

Please note, not all centres listed below are staffed and are only open during specified activities. Those listed with opening hours are staffed and open during those times.

Centre Address Programs and services
Abraham Mott Hall 15A Argyle Street
Millers Point NSW 2000
Located in Millers Point, the community venue hosts arts and exercise classes, and offers a space available for hire.
Benledi House 186 Glebe Point Road
Glebe NSW 2037
Two community spaces are available for hire in the building located in Glebe, as well as yoga classes offered to help rejuvenate the body and mind.
Cliff Noble Community Centre
24 Suttor Street (Corner Renwick Street)
Alexandria NSW 2015
In Alexandria, the centre hosts a community room available for hire as well as exercise, singing and computer classes.
Harry Jensen Community Centre


17 Argyle Street
Millers Point NSW 2000
The Harry Jensen Centre in Millers Point hosts community activities, referrals to several support services and is available for hire.
Peter Forsyth Auditorium Francis Street Corner Franklyn Street
Glebe NSW
Peter Forsyth Auditorium features an accessible full-size basketball court which is also suitable for indoor soccer, volleyball and netball.
Reginald Murphy Community Centre
19 Greenknowe Avenue
Potts Point NSW 2011
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, the venue is easy to access.
Rex Centre 58A Macleay Street
Potts Point NSW 2011
Situated within easy walking distance to public transport, the centre is in the heart of Potts Point.
Ron Williams Community Centre
5-11 Kepos Street
Redfern NSW 2016
Located in Redfern, the centre offers classes to help keep you fit and healthy as well as a range of other activities.
St Helen's Community Centre

Monday and Thursday

184 Glebe Point Road
Glebe NSW 2037
Near Glebe Library, the venue hosts several exercise classes for the local community, as well as a variety of other activities.

Last updated: Thursday, 2 April 2020