All Geelong Regional Libraries' branches &  mobile libraries will be closed on Friday 25 November for the annual staff training day.



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Find out what's on at the library this November and December



Has it been a while since you last explored the library? There's never been a better time to get back to visiting and borrowing! 

Special Events

Talk It Up 2: Panel Discussion

"Have we Reached Peak Working from Home?"

This discussion will examine how, in this new post-Covid world, we have so many new and exciting ways of working, networking and creating.

Join us for a one hour presentation and discussion with some of this region's most innovative leaders in this field, followed by networking and nibbles.

Tickets $20pp OR $10pp for GRLC Members (free to join).


Proudly presented in partnership with nbnco and Pirate TV


Wednesday, 30 November 2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Special Events

Make Noise in the Torquay Library!

Do you think of libraries as shushing places? Now is your chance to engage with your local library like never before.

Join us at this event and you can:

  • Drum up a storm playing African Drums
  • Enjoy a local youth perform a professional gig
  • Find out about the science of noise and find out how it travels
  • Listen to and learn music on the ukulele
  • Explore our eAudio collections

Participants will also be able to enjoy a FREE SAUSAGE SIZZLE and FACE PAINTING!

Saturday, 3 December 2022 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Torquay Library

Creative & Connected

*ONLINE* Job Interview Tips

Want to blitz your next job interview? Come along and check out what resources the library has to offer you, and learn some tips and tricks you need to stand out in an interview.

Book now to avoid disappointment.


Thursday, 15 December 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

three women (staff) talking inside library News

Libraries closed Friday 25 November

All Geelong Regional Libraries' branches and mobile libraries will be closed on Friday 25 November for our annual staff training day.


Important notice: changes to opening hours

We have modified our operating hours again - please read on for more information.


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