With the Golden Plains Mobile Library vehicle currently undergoing urgent mechanical repairs, a limited service will replace the regular Mobile Library service on this route until further notice.
Customers can continue to receive their reserved items and will be able to browse a small collection, however patrons are urged to reserve items they would like to read as the available browsing collection will be limited. Reserves can be made online at www.grlc.vic.gov.au or by calling any Geelong Regional Libraries branch.
The Mobile Library vehicle is expected to be back on the road in approximately five weeks, however we advise customers to check for further news on our website or contact 5272 2388 for the most up to date information.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and look forward to seeing customers at their usual stops from Thursday 8 November.
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Remembering the End - Peace celebrations and life after World War I in Geelong and the Barwon Region will be on display to the public at the Geelong Heritage Centre from Tuesday 13 November until February 2019, before touring to library branches across the region.
Australian literary powerhouse Helen Garner, distinguished advocate for Indigenous Australia Professor Marcia Langton, six-time Walkley Award winner Kerry O’Brien, feminist icon Clementine Ford, renowned historian Peter Cochrane, and writer and actor William McInnes – these are just some of the big names set to grace the literary stage at the 2018 Word for Word Non-Fiction Festival, Geelong.
Our libraries observe the following public holidays according to their municipalities: Geelong Show - Friday 19 October, Geelong Cup - Wednesday 24 October and Melbourne Cup - Tuesday 6 November.
A partnership between the Queenscliffe Maritime Museum and Geelong Regional Libraries has enabled broad public access to the Museum’s rich maritime book collection for the first time.
Saturday 13 October, 7pm-late
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre
The international phenomena White Night is coming to Geelong on Saturday 13 October, and Geelong Library & Heritage Centre will host the amazing art installation Phantasmagoria by artist Christopher Langton.
Please note: With the exception of the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre, all Geelong Regional Library branches, including the Geelong Heritage Centre and mobile libraries will be closed on Tuesday 9 October due to a staff training day. Thank you for your understanding.