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YMCA Cannon Hill
Community Centre

YMCA Cannon Hill Community Centre is a place for anyone in the community to connect, have fun and seek support.

Our centre is available to be hired for community and recreation activities and events. We also offer support to those in the local community who may be seeking advice, relief or assistance.

Come and say hello to the Cannon Hill crew and find out what’s on offer at our centre. Follow us on Facebook for community information and updates.

Emergency Relief

The Emergency Relief Program provides financial and/or material support to Queenslanders in financial crisis. The program is funded by the Government. The Cannon Hill Community Centre is always here for you. We provide immediate temporary relief to those who need a hand up, and can also connect you to other community organisations that can support you.

If you are struggling with unexpected financial pressures, and require financial support, please call us at 07 3517 2424 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Programs & Events

The Cannon Hill Community Centre holds regular programs and events based on community interest and need. If you’re looking to connect with others or find a new hobby, this is your opportunity. All programs and events are free or low in cost and are open to all members of the community. Visit our Facebook page for information about events we hold throughout the year.

To find out about our regular activities and groups at the centre, please view our "What's On" brochure. 

Featured programs:

FREE Digital Technology Lessons

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Our centre offers free technology lessons for people of all ages and skill levels to learn new skills for using technology such as computers, laptops & devices as well as social media and online shopping. Each lesson is delivered by our friendly volunteers & staff where you can learn at your own pace.

The program is supported by Be Connected Network, a network of 3500 community organisations who support older Australians to learn technology.

Information and Referral Service Forms Assistance

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The Y Cannon Hill Community Centre provides a free service to help community members correctly complete both paper and online forms. These forms include Centrelink forms, Medicare forms, housing applications, application forms and any other general forms.

JP Services (Justice of Peace Services)

Monday 1PM - 3PM (not on public holidays)

A complimentary Justice of the Peace service is available at YMCA Cannon Hill Community Centre every Monday from 1PM to 3PM.

Facility Hire

We have rooms available for hire to individuals and groups within the community. Our spaces are ideal for community groups, dance groups, sports/recreation groups and anyone else looking to host an event.

To book a space for regular or one-time use, call 07 3517 2424 or email your interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Hall
  • Room is 260m2
  • Hosts up to 250 people
  • Seating optional
  • TV screen
Front Room
  • Hosts 30-40 people
  • Seating optional
  • Tables optional
  • 1 TV screen
Training Room
  • Room is 40m2 (classroom size)
  • Seating optional
  • Tables optional
  • 1 TV screen
The Lower Green
  • Outdoor area with flat ground
  • Suitable for market & event-related activities, including food trucks and market stalls
  • Perfect for fitness, sport and recreation activities
The Green
  • Outdoor area with flat ground
  • Suitable for fitness, sport and recreation activities

Seniors Club

Keep an eye on this space for infomation on our Over 50's Seniors Club!
Planned activities include:
  • Bus trips
  • Infomation sessions
  • Games days
  • Luncheons
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Music
  • Exercise

Cannon Hill Community Resources

Community Centre Contacts

  • Australia Wide First Aid: Contact 1300 336 613

  • Brisbane Canary Association: Contact Peter on 3901 0261

  • Heart Fit: Contact Bruce on 0408 740 543

  • Justice of Peace Service: Contact 3517 2424

  • Matt Fiddes Martial Arts: Contact Kim on 0478 100 599

  • Mint Kids Hip Hop: Contact Rochelle on 0423 767 722

  • Model Train Club: Contact Peter on 3901 0261

  • Seniors Yoga: Contact Ellen on 0402 901 358

  • Information and Referral Service Forms Assistance: Need assistance linking into other services and supports or completing a form or document? Contact us on 3517 2424 to make an appointment.

  • Wellbeing Wednesday: 11am - 1pm. You can access free food, clothing, laundry service (with OrangeSky), toiletries and other support.

Some useful resources from other local organisations


Micah Projects – Home for Good

Housing crisis support outreach program for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness

Ph: 07 3036 4444

Family Support

Micah projects - Young Mothers for Young Women

Ph: 07 33949100

Support services:

  • Women 25 years and under pregnant/ parenting access to specialist antenatal services and midwifery care
  • Individualised, planned family support and advocacy services
  • A dynamic early childhood education program
  • Mothers' groups specifically designed for young mothers
  • Referral to other services providing health, housing, income, legal and relationship advice and support
  • School readiness support through the Parents as Teachers (PAT) home visitation program
Domestic and Family Violence

Micah projects – Brisbane Domestic Violence Service

Ph: 07 3217 2544


  • Support and information about increasing your safety
  • Information and referrals to refuges
  • Information regarding Domestic Violence
  • Protection Order (DVPO) applications
  • Integrated support with Home for Good
  • Housing and homelessness service
  • Referral to other services providing legal, emergency accommodation, financial relief, and counselling advice and support

Open Haven

Ph: 0451 533 237

Hours: Tues 9.30am – 11.30am

Services: Our dream is to support these vulnerable women, so that they can become self-sufficient, re-established themselves into the community, and finally, come full circle to empower other women who have found themselves in similar situations.

Beyond DV

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Services: Numerous support programs to assist women and children rebuild their lives.

Senior Community

Bulimba Community Centre – Seniors Club

Wednesday (except school holidays) 9 -12.30

Door entry includes morning tea & lunch. Go on bus trips and other outings & enjoy musical performances & speakers during Seniors Club time.


Councillor Kara Cook – Morningside Ward

Open Pantry, every Friday 9 -12pm at 63 Oxford Street, Bulimba.