Free Adelaide Laundry
Free laundry services are slowly reopening. You would be wise to phone first.
Updated 16 October 2020
Orange Sky Laundry
Orange Sky Laundry has two trucks in Adelaide, each of which has two cold water washing machines and two driers powered by a built-in generator.
The service is free and doesn't require registration or I.D. That is good.
The trucks spend two or three hours at each location. If you want washing and drying then they like you there one hour before closing time, or 30 minutes if you want just washing.
Be wary of this list as Orange Sky frequently change their times and locations. For more information go to https://locations.orangesky.org.au/ or phone
+61 7 3067 5800 or email at E.firstname.lastname@example.org .
Monday: Church of Christ (Free 79 Centre) 379 Prospect Road, Blair Athol (near the IGA) 11:00am to 1:30pm.
Monday: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. 388 Montague Road, Para Vista. 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
Tuesday: St Vincent de Paul, 28 Whitmore Square, Adelaide. 9:30am to 12:30pm.
Wednesday: Fred's Van Christie Downs, 13 McKinna Rd., Christie Downs. 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
Wednesday: Fred's Van Elizabeth, St Vincent de Paul Centre, Langford Drive, Elizabeth. 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
Thursday: The AngliPrison (The Arches), 77 Thomas Place, Port Adelaide. 5:30pm to 8:00pm.
Thursday: St Vincent de Paul, 28 Whitmore Square, Adelaide. 9:30am to 12:30pm.
Thursday: Fred's Van, Kilburn Community Centre, 59 Gladstone Avenue, Kilburn. 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Free meal at 7:00pm.
Friday: Marion Salvation Army, 155 Sturt Road, Seacombe Gardens. (corner of Sturt Road and Morphett Road. 10:00 – 12:00 noon.
Saturday: St Vincent de Paul, 28 Whitmore Square, Adelaide. 9:00am to 12:00pm.
Sunday: Fred's Van Semaphore, 200 Military Road, Semaphore (St Bede's church hall near corner of Military and Semaphore Roads. 4:30pm to 6:30pm.
U Care Gawler
No shower or laundry use until virus situation improves.
10 Tod Street, Gawler. Phone (08) 8522 4522.
One excellent free shower and washing machine in private room available from about 9:30am to 3:00pm Monday to Friday. it exists more for homeless people than backpackers.
Tea Tree Gully Salvation Army
138 Reservoir Road, Modbury
Ph (08) 8360 6444
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm.
Washing machine and drier expected to be installed by August 2020. All free. No I.D. or registration required. Excellent free shower. Cleaner than Hutt Street Centre or Baptist Westcare showers.
Hutt Street Centre
258 Hutt Street, Adelaide (near South Terrace) ph 8418 2400
Monday to Friday 7:30 - 1:00pm. Staff do the washing and drying on cool days, but washing only on hot days. Drying lines are available, but frequented by kleptomaniacs.
Salvation Army Kadina
Corner of Drain and Port Roads, New Town (Kadina)
Free laundry and showers. Seven days a week. 10:00am to 4:00pm.
Millers Court (off 212 Wright Street), Adelaide (near Whitmore Square)
Ph 8118 5200. Monday to Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm. One washing machine and drying lines. Meet plenty of interesting drug dealers here, but don’t accept free samples.
Salvation Army Gawler
17 Edith Street, Gawler East. Mon to Fri 9:00am to 2:00pm.
Phone (08) 8523 4844
Free showers and they say they will soon be operating a free laundry.