Jack Young Centre

The Jack Young Centre (JYC) is a friendly, welcoming and accessible leisure centre for people over 50 and younger people with a disability. The purpose built facilities have recently been upgraded and are fully accessible, offering a unique blend of programs, activities and services.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30am- 5.00pm, Saturday 9.00am-4.00pm


1 Orange Avenue

Salisbury SA 5108

Contact Info

  • 08 8406 8525

Bus Route

The Jack Young Centre is a two minutes walk from the Salisbury Interchange. A number of bus and train routes service the Salisbury Interchange. A car park is available for members use. For further details and current timetable information please visit the Adelaide Metro website.


Membership is open to people over the age of 50 and younger people with a disability. The Membership period aligns with the financial year July - June each year and a small membership fee applies to those who attend programs at the centre.

Please note that you don't have to be a member to come in for meals or to obtain frozen mesals.

Weekly Program

Don't hesitate to give us a call if you would like to know more about any particular program.

Café Menu: 

The Jack Young Centre team would like to announce the arrival of our brand new menu (available Monday to Friday). The Café serves nutritious, affordable and tasty meals for lunch Monday to Friday. All our food is freshly made on the day. We serve all traditional home cooked style meals and deserts.

We are offering Soup of the week, Roast of the week and our Chef’s Special of the week plus a new variety of daily meals. (cooked fresh daily)

Lunch times are now between 12 – 1pm.  All meals will need to be ordered before 11.00am daily (in person or by phone on 8406 8525) Please let the friendly volunteer know when you are booking your meal what time you are attending the centre.


Main meals are $5.50 (or small meal available at $4.50), soup of the day $3.00, sweets $3.00.

Thursday night

Don’t forget schnitzel night 5pm – 6pm every Thursday night - $5.50 for a choice of chicken or beef schnitzel, with chips and salad. (Choice of three toppings, gravy, mushroom sauce or garlic sauce)

Frozen Meal Service

A variety of meals are available for members to purchase. Meals can be purchased during Centre opening hours.