+ Today's opening hours

  • Ashburton 1pm-5pm
  • Balwyn 1pm-5pm
  • Camberwell 1pm-5pm
  • Hawthorn 1pm-5pm
  • Kew 1pm-5pm

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.

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7:00pm Monday 26 September 2016
at Ashburton Library

In this gripping thriller environmental scientist Laura Alvarado is sent to a remote Antarctic island to report on an abandoned whaling station, where she begins to uncover more than she could ever

Learn it at Boroondara logo
2:30pm Thursday 6 October 2016
at Ashburton Library

Have you always wanted to trace the history of your house but don’t know where to start?  Learn about the key resources available and the steps to follow to discover the history of your house.

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

For children aged 12 months to 2.5 years old

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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