All About Kids


Take part in the reading challenge!
1 December - 31 January


Special Events


Shop local this festive season!

Explore local arts & crafts stalls featuring the work of local creatives at Belmont, Geelong & Torquay Libraries at Market Day this year.




We're now accepting your kind donations in many of our libraries until Wed 20 December.

Local Library Events


Join the family fun at Torquay Library!

Sat 9 Dec, 10am-3pm

See full lineup of events for the Summer Fun Day via the events page



New What's On brochure out now!

See all the fantastic events and programs happening at the library this November & December

Local Word Writing Prize 2023 is now open
Special Events

2023-24 Local Word Writing Prize is now open!

Get your entry in by 5pm Sat 27 Jan, 2024 for your chance to win $2,000.

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e-Know How


Building Digital Skills program

Are you over 50 and want to build your online skills? We can help with free sessions across our library network from June to December.



New Shelf Love hoodies are here! 

Find Shelf Love retail items online, and at the following libraries: Belmont, Geelong West, GLHC, Waurn Ponds and Torquay – and you can now find the whole range...



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Author Encounters

Favel Parrett - Kimmi: Queen of the Dingos

Join award-winning Favel Parrett discussing her latest book Kimmi, Queen of the Dingoes - a true story of courage & survival. Part of the Summer Fun Day event at Torquay Library.

Register Now

Saturday, 9 December 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Torquay Library

Author Encounters

Darry Fraser - The Milliner of Bendigo

The Milliner of Bendigo is a thrilling historical fiction, with an empowered and independent female lead, set in the majestic 19th-century Australiana. Join Darry Fraser as she talks about her latest novel.

Register Now

Wednesday, 13 December 2023 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Drysdale Library


Geelong West Library will reopen today

Geelong West Library will reopen today, Tuesday 5 December.


Annual Report 2022-23

The Geelong Regional Library Corporation's Annual Report 2022/23 is now available to view online.

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