+ Today's opening hours

  • Ashburton 10am-6pm
  • Balwyn 10am-6pm
  • Camberwell 9am-5pm
  • Hawthorn 10am-9pm
  • Kew 10am-9pm

News and Information

Adult reading a book to children in library

All Boroondara libraries are now open from 1pm to 5pm on Sundays, and later this year the hours at Camberwell Library

Balwyn library redevelopment postcard

Balwyn Library is being redeveloped between November 2016 and early 2018.

Land's Edge cover image

A pair of Melbourne University researchers will name one of

Events and Programs

What if october event image
6:00pm Tuesday 25 October 2016
at Hawthorn Library

Children with hearing impairments generally find it difficult to learn to speak and quickly fall behind. Family and friends are major influences on language learning but can struggle to help.

Senior's Festival logo
2:00pm Tuesday 4 October 2016
at Hawthorn Library

Come and visit your local public library during the Victorian Senior's Festival 2016.    

Senior's Festival logo
2:00pm Wednesday 5 October 2016
at Camberwell Library

Come and visit your local public library during the Victorian Senior's Festival 2016

Tinytots
10:30am Monday 3 October 2016 at Ashburton Library

For children aged 12 months to 2.5 years old

Sing baby sing
10:30am Thursday 6 October 2016 at Hawthorn Library

For babies aged 0 to 12 months old.

Sing Baby Sing is an interactive session that will introduce your baby to the joy and rhythm of language.

Tinytots
10:30am Friday 7 October 2016 at Camberwell Library

For children aged 12 months to 2.5 years old