Goolwa Community Centre


The Goolwa Community Centre have a board of management elected by the members comprising a President, secretary, treasurer and three board members as well as a Patron. All board members are qualified and experienced in the community sector in the fields of social work, education, adult education, policy development, disability sector and child protection. The board of management are responsible for the strategic planning and compliance of the Centre, including review and renewal of all operating policies and procedures.

Our current Strategic Plan was developed by the board of management and informed by community,  participants and staff. It is founded on our vision for:

A thriving, connected and inclusive Community Centre for communities of the Southern Fleurieu

with the mission:

As a safe and welcoming community centre, we invest in opportunities that enrich the lives of our diverse community and enable people to engage, connect and grow.

The 4 Goals of our Strategic Plan are:

  1. Community is engaged and connected
    Community engaged in Activities that enhance personal growth, development and wellbeing
  2. Our people are supported and valued
    Individuals feel valued and supported to contribute to the community
  3. We are responsive to need
    Community has the capacity and support to enable effective, local responses to current and emerging needs
  4. Our Organisation is sustainable and resilient
    Our values, strong leadership and governance support our vision, mission and community impact

Policy and Planning documents:


You can support the great work we do at the Goolwa Community Centre by becoming a member for only $20 per year!

  • Benefits:
  • Voting rights-have your say
  • Regular updates of activities and events
  • Notifications of training opportunities
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Supporting a not for profit organisation that supports the community


Since the Goolwa Community Centre’s inception in 2015, we have been very fortunate to have received the support of the community, including backers and sponsors. We wish to thank all of our sponsors. Please consider becoming a sponsor, it helps us to be able to continue providing programs for the community.


Phone or email us to find out about sponsorship.

08 8555 3941