About our centre
We are open seven days a week with Donabate Community College using our sports hall during school hours. Whether you want to meet new people, have a coffee, read the paper, improve your health or learn a new skill, Donabate Portrane Community Centre is the place for you. Our mission is to provide a safe and welcoming environment for the local community to participate in:
• community development
• educational and recreational activities
Feel free to pop in, learn more and get involved in some of our activities. Contact us for information about booking our rooms.
What you can find in our centre
|Rooms are suitable for arts and crafts, training, meetings and activities for all ages.
|The sports hall is suitable for sports including badminton (four courts), basketball, volleyball (suitable for senior league) and futsal soccer.
|Community meeting hub
|The hub encourages new groups to use the centre to hold small meetings free of charge during their set up phase.
|The centre operates its own community preschool service.
|Water based artificial pitch
|We have a competition size all weather pitch and provide facilities for a large number of local sports clubs such as hockey, GAA, football.
|Gym with sauna and steam room
|The centre has a fully equipped state of the art gym with over 1,000 members.
|Fitness and dance suite
|We have a fitness suite available for dance and fitness activities. We organise a number of in-house fitness classes and personal training.
|We provide changing rooms.
|Fingal County Council has a public library on the first floor of the community centre.
History of the centre
Our award winning centre is owned by Fingal County Council and has been open since 2001. The centre is located on a campus close to Donabate Community College.