The Lara Community Centre is a not-for-profit organisation which was established in 1982 as a joint project of the Shire of Corio, the Lara Progress Association, the Lions Club of Lara and other organisations. It continues to facilitate community development and provide opportunities for mutual support and sharing of skills and resources to build a better quality of life for the residents of Lara and the surrounding district.

The Lara Community Centre is a Neighbourhood House with the Association of Neighbourhood Houses & Learning Centres.

The Lara Community Centre provides:

  • Community and Adult Education
  • Volunteer and Training Programs
  • Social Outings
  • Venue & Equipment Hire
  • Occasional Childcare
  • School Holiday Programs
  • Information and Referral
  • The Lara Happenings
  • Community Development Projects

What's On in Lara?

Get involved in the community through a range of activities with something to suit everyone:

  • Public events
  • Community groups
  • Sporting activities
  • Adult education and community classes, such as:
  • Basic Computer & Internet Skills
  • Tai Chi
  • Craft and Chat and so much more..........
footer_logo Street address
9 - 11 Waverley Road, Lara
(adjacent to Woolworths Shopping Centre)
Postal address    
Lara Community Centre Inc.
PO Box 49,
Lara, VIC, 3212
Telephone     (03) 5282 2725

General enquiries    


Centre Manager    

Lara Happenings