Jack Young Centre (JYC)

JYC sign

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 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


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 yearly membership fee ($10) applies to those who attend programs at the centre. Participants also pay a weekly participant fee of $3-$7 depending on the program.

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

Weekly Program

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

A list of our programs, including the  with the dates and time can be found in the weekly program below.

2016 JYC & Pine Lakes Weekly Program

Jack's Café Menu: 


The Café at the Jack Young Centre serves nutritious, affordable and tasty meals for lunch Monday to Friday. We offer a wide range of freshly cooked meals including traditional home cooked style meals and deserts.

We offer a Soup of the week, Roast of the week, Casserole of the week and two weekly Chef’s Specials, plus a variety of daily meals. Our menu is seasonal. Click on the link below to see our latest menu.

Jack's Cafe Spring and Summer Menu (2016-2017)

Lunch service is 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. Meals are available for dine in or take away.

Main meals are from $5.50 (or small meal available at $4.50), soup of the day $3.00, desserts $2.50.

Thursday night

Join us on Thursday evenings (4.30pm to 6.00pm) for a Schnitzel Night

Choose from chicken or beef schnitzel, with chips and salad from $5.50.
Choice of toppings include: gravy, mushroom sauce or garlic sauce. 

Choose a dessert between of Sticky Date Pudding or Fruit Salad and Ice-cream from $2.50.

Saturday breakfast and lunch

Breakfast is available on Saturdays from 8.30am to 10.00am. No bookings required.

Breakfast Menu: 

A plate of bacon, fried egg, tomato and toast from $5.50
A feta and cheese omelette with toast from $4.00
Two pieces of toast with vegemite or jam from $1.50
Tea or coffee also available for purchase.

Lunch is available on Saturdays from 12.00pm to 1.00pm. No bookings required

Lunch Menu: 

A choice of the daily special or Chicken/Beef Schnitzel or Fish and Chips from $5.50.
A choice of three desserts from $2.50.


Frozen Meal Service

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