ACE - Ardrossan Community Entertainment
Phone: 08 8837 3429
ACE was formed in 2009 by a small group of people who wished to see upgraded equipment available in the town's hall and to encourage the performances of live entertainment.
Anglican Church of St. James Ardrossan
Second Street Ardrossan
Details: Rev’d Dr. Jane Lee-Barker
Contact Christine Smith 88373299
Phone: (08) 8837 3435
Description The Ardrossan Angels are in their 11th year of fundraising for the Relay For Life anti-cancer. Over $100,000 has been raised.
Ardrossan Antics Newsletter
Phone: (08) 8837 3158
Ardrossan Bingo Club
Phone: (08) 88373 986
We are a friendly, sociable, relaxed group and make new players welcome. There are also member benefits.
Bingo is at 2 pm Tuesdays in the Ardrossan Small Hall.
Books cost $4 a set and players can choose to play between one and six sets.
Free afternoon tea / coffee and biscuits.
Just come along, or call 88373 986 for more details.
Ardrossan Community Hospital Foundation inc
37 Fifth Street Ardrossan SA 5571
Phone: (08) 88373469
Ardrossan Community Hospital Ladies Auxiliary
Phone: 0424 282 270
PO Box 404 Ardrossan SA 5571
Ardrossan Community and Men's Shed
West Tce (next to R.S.L)
Details: Kevin Betterman
Ph: 0477 812 533
Men's Shed open Thursday Mornings 9am til 12 noon
Ardrossan & Districts Community Club
West Tce Ardrossan SA 5571
John Roots V/President
Phone: (08) 88373104
0418 836 020
Located at the football oval
Ardrossan Garden Club
Phone: (08) 88373065
Ardrossan Garden Club meets at the Ardrossan Soldier's Memorial Hall on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every Month
(except January - 3rd week only and December - 1st week only) from 10.30 a.m.
Ardrossan Historical Museum
Fifth Street Ardrossan SA 5571
Phone: (08) 88373 939
Opening Hours: 2 - 4pm Sundays & Public holidays or by request.
Coaches welcome anytime by appointment.
Ardrossan Progress Association
PO Box 44 (First St) Ardrossan SA 5571
Phone: (08) 88374195
Administration Officer - Margie Gaisford.
Ardrossan Tidy Towns Group
Ardrossan Tidy Towns
Ph: 0477 812 533
Tidy Towns is a group of volunteers who take care of the “little” maintenance jobs around town.
They meet on Tuesday Mornings 9.00 til 12 noon.
Ardrossan Uniting Church Adult Fellowship Group
Uniting Church Hall, Fourth Street,
Phone: (08) 88373169
Contacts - Irene Greig - 08 88373169
Meetings are held monthly on the fourth Wednesday of each month, commencing at 1. 30 PM.
Contact: Wendy King 8837 3449
Community Car and Transport
Phone: 1300 132 932
Fax: (08)88532 998
PO Box 88 Minlaton SA 5575
Description Contact for the Community Car and Community Bus services operated on the YP and Copper Coast
Craft and Drop In Group
Uniting Church Hall, corner of Third and Forth Streets.
Phone: Jan Baeker (08) 88374 328
Thursday mornings, 9.30 til 12noon
Cost $2 towards tea and biscuits
Members of the group contribute yearly to the Christmas Shoe Box project which send parcels to needy children.
Small hall, First St Ardrossan
Details: Marlene Houghton (President) 8837 3184
Debra Loughead(secretary) 0405 440 875
2nd Wednesday of the month
Handicraft 10am followed by BYO lunch and Meeting at 1.30pm
Friends of Womens and Childrens Hospital Auxiliary
Phone: Sharon Freer 8837 3201
The Ardrossan Auxiliary of WCH only have general meetings on requirement.
Any new members will be welcomed to participate in the fundraising for the Women's & Children's Hospital...
Please feel free to contact Sharon for any enquiries.
Hall Bookings and Catering
Halls & Clubs for Venues
The Ardrossan Soldiers Memorial Hall and the Institute are available for hire, subject to terms and conditions.
Enquiries and bookings to the Ardrossan Post Office 88373020
Ardrossan Soldiers Memorial Hall and Small hall - Council owned and subject to charges. Booking at the Post Office.
RSL - Seats 60-70 maximum - Contact RSL.
Community club - Seats approx 120 people with bar and kitchen facilities.
Bowls Club - Seats approx 120 people, with bar available
Ardrossan Uniting Church Hall - available for range of events
Sports & Rec Group
Ardrossan Church Adult Fellowship
Loose Cannonz Theatre Group
Phone: (08) 88373065
Information about the LooSe CannonZ or theatre in the region can be sought from Leanne Cane on 08 8837 3065.
Lutheran Church, Maitland
Phone: (08) 88373 215
Local Contact for the Lutheran Chuch at Maitland - Margaret Dutschke
Meals On Wheels
Phone: (08) 88373195
Meals on Wheels Inc. Ardrossan Branch 302
To arrange for meals to be delivered, please call 0439 500 415 and speak to one of our Welfare Officers, who will arrange a meeting withyou to determine your needs and arrange for delivery.
If you wish to become a volunteer and give back to your community, please call our Staffing Officer, Glenyse Nichols, on 88373195.
Mis Fits Exercise Group
Uniting Church Hall Ardrossan SA 5571
Phone: Dawn 8837 3405
Friday mornings 10.00 til 11.00am
Cost $1 plus 20c for tea or coffee & biscuit
This is for the over 50 folk and is a gentle mostly chair based exercise group, with the emphasis on balance, mobility, strength & flexibility, fun, laughter & meeting people!!!
Notice Boards and Leaflet Distribution
Foodland Store Foyer
Mark Carter's First National Real Estate
True Value Hardware
Town Hall- Progress Office Window
+ other shops and clubs
Leaflet drops to houses with Australia Post delivery or with a PO Box can be provided by the Post Officce, at a charge per leaflet. Note that if a resident has issued intstructions, " No Junk Mail", they will not receive the item.
RSL Sub Branch
West Terrace Ardrossan
Phone: (08) 8837 3998
We are open every Friday 4pm for drinks, nibbles and light meals (please order meals by 5.30pm).Members and non members are all welcome.
Rubbish and Recycling
Domestic rubbish collection in the Ardrossan area is catergorised into waste- red lid bins, recyclable- yellow lid bins and garden - all green bins.
Red bins are emptied weekly, on Mondays.
Yellow bins every two weeks on Monday and green bins monthly on Wednesday.
DCYP issue cards with collection dates and YPCT weekly paper carries notices of changes due to holidays. Nearest waste dump is at Arthurton, open on Weds, Friday and Sunday afternoons. See DCYP for details. Charges apply.
Recycling of containers with a 10 cent deposit under the SA scheme:
These can be taken to the Ardrossan Bottleyard depot on the main road, just north of the Highview Road turning and the deposits refuned.
Many volunteer groups have collections of containers, in order to produce an income for their organisation.
Tidy Towns have various recycling bins for containers around the town and three at their shed, near the RSL
The Ardrossan Kindergarten accepts cash refundable containers during Kindy hours (Tuesdays 8.30 am - 3pm, Wednesdays 8.30am- noon, Thursday 8.30 am - 3 pm), but can make other arrangement- call 88373284.
Other items that may be recycled locally-
- Car Batteries may be delivered to Ardrossan Auto Centre in First Street, who process in turn deliver them for fundraisng for the Lions
- Waste Engine Oil can be taken to the DCYP depot in Maitland and disposed of safely.
- Unwanted specatacles can accepted by the Ardrossan Medical Centre in Second Street.
- Old light globes and tubes can be disposed of at Ardrossan True Value Hardware, First Street
- Newspapers - no current point for leaving them, but the DCYP yellow bins are an easy way to dispose of these.
Rural Financial Counselling Service SA Inc
Phone: 1800 836 211
Free confidential advice at hand by a qualified Rural Financial Counsellor who can visit you by arrangement.
Watch SA Neighbourhood Watch 581
Phone: (08) 88373 673
P.O. Box 267
Yorke Peninsula Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild of South Australia
Phone: (08) 88373352
The Yorke Peninsula Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild of South Australia meet at Ardrossan on the first and third Monday of the month.The meeting place is the Meals on Wheels room near the old tennis courts off West Terrace, Ardrossan.
Members are very skilled in a wide variety of embroidery techniques and are willing to pass on their knowledge.
For more information please contact Joan Lodge on 8837 3352
YP Carers Link
Phone: (08) 88212 444
Contact details; 88212444
Maitland Op Shop,
Robert Street 08 88323112