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The Mawson Centre

Opening Hours

Mawson Centre Overview

This innovative facility fosters learning and overlooks the picturesque Sir Douglas Mawson Lake and Uni SA Mawson Lakes Campus. The Mawson Centre is your Learning, Cultural and Community Hub offering a wide range of programs, services, events and room hire.

The Mawson Centre is jointly owned by Uni SA, City of Salisbury and the SA Department for Education.

Justice of the Peace Service

Please call the Mawson Library on 8302 5555 with your JP enquiries.

Bookings are not required.

Day Hours
Monday 9.30am - 12pm
Tuesday 3.30pm - 5.30pm
Wednesday 12pm - 2pm
Thursday 9.30am - 12pm
Thursday Evening 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Friday 12pm - 2pm
Saturday 10am - 12pm

Mawson Centre Room Hire

Private function and private business hire are available by contacting Uni SA on 8302 5055 or via email:

The Mawson Centre does not have a community hall and can only accommodate a maximum of 52 people per room (Lecture Theatre excluded).

For community organisations and hobby groups looking to hire The Mawson Centre, please call 8302 5449 or email

Prices start from $27.50 per session.

Programs and Events

View the Term Guide for current programs and events.

Immunisation Clinic

The clinic times for the Council immunisation services at The Mawson Centre are:

Every first Thursday 3:45pm to 6:45pm.

For enquiries, please call Health and Immunisation Services on 8152 0363, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm or email:

Mawson Centre Christmas Market

Sunday 27 November 2022, 10am to 2pm.

Free family fun day with kid’s activities and over 80 stalls on site.

If you are interested in becoming a stall holder: Expression of Interests will open from Monday 4th July 2022.

Please download the form, then scan and email the completed form to

School Holidays

The Mawson Centre offers a series of school holiday programs each term break.

Programs include big screen movie cinema events and fun learning workshops.

For ages 5-12.

Social Media

For the latest news from The Mawson Centre, please also visit our Facebook Page.

Bus Route

The Mawson Centre is on bus route 224 or 225.


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