Community Centres & Neighbourhood Houses

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Hubs, community centres and neighbourhood houses in Hobsons Bay provide affordable programs and activities suitable for people of all ages and backgrounds. Programs include:

  • adult education
  • vocational training
  • computer classes
  • health and fitness programs
  • art and craft sessions
  • personal development
  • social activities
  • self-help groups
  • discussion groups

Meeting rooms are also available to hire and occasional childcare is available at some of the centres.

The staff at community centres and neighbourhood houses have an excellent knowledge of other local services. 

For information about regular activities and venue hire enquiries at community centres and neighbourhood houses contact the centres directly or visit the websites:

Community centre portal

The community managed centres have a portal to help residents easily navigate the services and programs each centre provides, such as child care, adult education and hall hire.


The full list of centres and hubs is below, and may be contacted directly: 

Altona Meadows Community Centre

28 Trafalgar Avenue, Altona Meadows

Phone: (03) 9315 8244

Brooklyn Community Hall

Cypress Avenue, Brooklyn

Phone: 1300 179 944

Laverton Community Education Centre

12 Crown Street, Laverton

Phone: (03) 9369 2726

Laverton Community Hub

95-105 Railway Avenue, Laverton

Phone: (03) 9932 3011

Louis Joel Arts and Community Centre

5 Sargood Street, Altona

Phone: (03) 9398 2511

Newport Community Education Centre

43 Mason Street, Newport

Phone: (03) 9391 8504

Newport Community Hub

11-13 Mason Street, Newport

Phone: (03) 9932 1234

Seabrook Community Centre

15 Truganina Avenue, Seabrook

Phone: (03) 9932 3010

South Kingsville Community Centre

43 Paxton Street, South Kingsville

Phone: (03) 9399 3000

Walker Close Community Centre

180 Millers Road, Altona North

Phone: (03) 9318 0521

Williamstown Community and Education Centre

Joan Kirner House

14 Thompson Street, Williamstown

Phone: (03) 9397 6168

Spotswood Community Centre

598 Melbourne Road, Spotswood

Phone: (03) 9397 6168