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Community & Recreation Centres

  • Does Galway City Council provide any sports/recreation facilities?

    Galway City Council own and run the following recreation facilities:

    View map of the locations of the facilities listed above.

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  • Is Galway City Council responsible for Community Centres in Galway City?

    Galway City Council owns and runs three Community Centres.

    All centres have a Sports Hall, which can cater for a wide range of sports, meeting rooms and multifunction requirements.

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  • What activities take place in the Community Centres?

    The centres provide for a large range of indoor sporting activities, e.g. Badminton, basketball, karate, volley ball, indoor soccer, kick boxing, etc. They also cater for other leisure activities such as dance, yoga, etc. and for social events such as Active Retired Groups, Mother and Toddler Groups, etc.

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  • How can I make a booking for the Community Centres?

    The Centres can be booked by telephone or email. The contact details for the Centres are:

    • (091) 867594 for the Community Centre at Knocknacarra
    • 091 753022 for the Renmore Community Centre and
    • 091 524244 for the Westside Community Centre
    • or email centrebookings@galwaycity.ie

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  • What are the opening and closing hours of the Community Centres?

    The Autumn/Winter Opening Hours for the Community Centre at Knocknacarra are:

    • Monday and Tuesday Centre Closed
    • Wednesday to Friday 3pm to 10pm
    • Saturday and Sunday - 10am to 6pm

    The Opening Hours for Renmore Community Centre are:

    • Mon - Fri: 8.00am to 11.00pm
    • Sat - Sun: 8.00am to 3.00pm. Closed Bank Holidays

    The Opening Hours for Westside Community Centre are:

    • Mon - Fri: 8.00am to 11.00pm.
    • Sat: 8.00am to 3.00pm. Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays

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  • What are the charges for the use of the Community Centres?

    The Schedule of Charges for the Community Centre are as follows:

    Community Centre at Knocknacarra

    MAIN SPORTS HALL

    • Community Groups €44.00 (per hour)
    • Commerical Groups €66.00 (per hour)

    MULTIPURPOSE ROOMS

    • Community Groups €33.00 (per hour)
    • Commerical Groups €44.00 (per hour)

    MEETING ROOMS

    • Green Room: €16.50 (per room)
    • Viewing Deck: €22.00 (per room)
    • Coffee Dock: €27.50 (per room)

    Renmore Community Centre

    Before 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €27.50 per hour €36 per hour
    Practice Hall €16.50 per hour €22 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €12 per hour per court
    Showers €27.50 €36

    After 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €33 per hour €42 per hour
    Practice Hall €22 per hour €26 per hour
    Badminton €15.50 per hour per court €14.50 per hour per court
    Showers €27.50 €36

    (From 1st August 2017)


    Westside Community Centre

    Before 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €25.50 per hour €36 per hour
    Practice Hall €11 per hour €22 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €12 per hour per court
    Small Room €8 per hour €10 per hour
    Showers €27.50 €36

    After 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €27.50 per hour €42 per hour
    Practice Hall €16.50 per hour €23 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €14.50 per hour per court
    Small Room €9 per hour €11 per hour
    Showers €27.50 €36

    (From 1st August 2017)

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  • How do I make a payment for my booking of the Community Centre?

    Payment for a booking at the Community Centres can be made directly to:
    Galway City Council,
    City Hall,
    College Road,
    Galway.

    You can pay using the following methods:

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Visa/Master/Laser Card

    If you are making payment by Visa/Master/Laser Card please make your payment through the Finance Department on 091 536960.

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  • The Community Centre at Knocknacarra

    Address: Knocknacarra, Galway

    View map of location

    Phone: 091 867594

    The Autumn/Winter Opening Hours for the Community Centre at Knocknacarra are:

    • Monday and Tuesday Centre Closed
    • Wednesday to Friday 3pm to 10pm
    • Saturday and Sunday - 10am to 6pm

    Facilities:
    Main Hall (32m x 19m)
    (Durasport P seamless polyurethane surface)

    Example of Activities, Events include:

    • Basketball
    • Indoor Soccer
    • Badminton
    • Volleyball
    • Community Gatherings (Max 800 People)

    Multi Purpose Room(15m x 10m)
    (Junckers Maple Timber suspended floor)

    Example of Activities, Events include:

    • Drama Classes, Martial Arts
    • Aerobics, Fitness, Dance,
    • Community Gatherings (150 People max.)
    • Public Meetings (150 People max.)

    Meeting Rooms (3) :

    • Green Room - Meeting room for small groups (8 people max)
    • Viewing Deck - (Groups/Classes (30 - 40 people max)
    • Coffee Dock - Social events, card games, etc. (30 to 35 people max)

    How can I make a booking?
    To make a booking, please telephone (091) 867594 during Centre opening hours, 091 536400 during normal office hours or email centrebookings@galwaycity.ie, where availability will be checked and your booking accommodated if possible.

    Payment for use of the Knocknacarra Community Centre should be made directly to:
    Galway City Council,
    City Hall,
    College Road,
    Galway.

    You can pay using the following methods:

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Visa/Master/Laser Card

    If you are making payment by Visa/Master/Laser Card please make your payment through the Finance Department on 091 536960

    Schedule Of Charges for The Community Centre at Knocknacarra
    (HOURLY Hire Rate from 1st August 2017)

    MAIN SPORTS HALL

    • Community Groups €44.00 (per hour)
    • Commerical Groups €66.00 (per hour)

    MULTIPURPOSE ROOMS

    • Community Groups €33.00 (per hour)
    • Commerical Groups €44.00 (per hour)

    MEETING ROOMS

    • Green Room: €16.50 (per room)
    • Viewing Deck: €22.00 (per room)
    • Coffee Dock: €27.50 (per room)

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  • Renmore Community Centre

    Address : Renmore Avenue, Galway

    Phone : 091 753022

    Opening Hours :
    Mon - Fri: 8.00am to 11.00pm
    Sat - Sun: 8.00am to 3.00pm.
    Closed Bank Holidays

    Facilities :

    1 Main Hall :

    Example of Activities, Events include:

    • Basketball
    • Indoor Soccer
    • Indoor Bowls
    • 4 Badminton Courts
    • 1 Practice/Training Hall
    • Kick Boxing
    • Karate
    • Aerobics
    • Mother & Toddler Group

    Meeting Rooms: 1

    Changing Rooms and Shower Facilities are also available.

    How to make a Booking to use the Facilities
    You should contact the Caretaker in charge of the Renmore Recreation Centre on 091 753022 to make a booking.

    Payment for use of the Renmore Recreation Centre is made directly to:
    Galway City Council,
    City Hall,
    College Road,
    Galway.

    You can pay using the following methods:

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Visa/Master/Laser Card

    If you are making payment by Visa/Master/Laser Card please make your payment through the Finance Department on 091 536960

    Renmore Community Centre Charges


    Before 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €27.50 per hour €36 per hour
    Practice Hall €16.50 per hour €22 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €12 per hour per court
    Showers €27.50 €36

    After 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €33 per hour €42 per hour
    Practice Hall €22 per hour €26 per hour
    Badminton €15.50 per hour per court €14.50 per hour per court
    Showers €27.50 €36

    (From 1st August 2017)

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  • Westside Recreation Centre

    Address: Seamus Quirke Road, Newcastle, Galway

    Phone: 091 524244

    Opening Hours:
    Mon - Fri: 8.00am to 11.00pm.
    Sat: 8.00am to 3.00pm. Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays

    Facilities:

    Main Hall:

    • Examples of Activities, Basketball
    • Events, include Indoor Soccer
    • Indoor Bowls
    • Badminton
    • 1 Practice/Training Hall
    • Kick Boxing
    • Karate
    • Aerobics

    Two Meeting Room 1 large and 1 small

    Changing Rooms and Shower Facilities are also available

    How to make a Booking to use the Facilities

    You should contact the Caretaker in charge of the Westside Recreation Centre on 091 524244 to make a booking.

    Payment for use of the Westside Recreation Centre is made directly to:
    Galway City Council,
    City Hall,
    College Road,
    Galway.

    You can pay using the following methods:

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Visa/Master/Laser Card

    If you are making payment by Visa/Master/Laser Card please make your payment through the Recreation and Amenity Section on 091 536853 or 536400

    Westside Community Centre Charges

    Before 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €25.50 per hour €36 per hour
    Practice Hall €11 per hour €22 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €12 per hour per court
    Small Room €8 per hour €10 per hour
    Showers €27.50 €36

    After 6.00 pm

    Facilities Community Groups Other Groups
    Main Hall €27.50 per hour €42 per hour
    Practice Hall €16.50 per hour €23 per hour
    Badminton €11 per hour per court €14.50 per hour per court
    Small Room €9 per hour €11 per hour
    Showers €27.50 €36

    (From 1st August 2017)

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