Wednesday 7 October 2020
Please be advised that our libraries will be unstaffed on the following dates.
Library branches observe public holidays according to the municipality they are located in.
On days when libraries are unstaffed, phones will not be answered and our Click & Collect service will not be operating, however return chutes will remain open.
Friday 16 October - Geelong Show Day:
Wednesday 21 October - Geelong Cup Day:
Friday 23 October – Friday before AFL Grand Final:
Tuesday 3 November - Melbourne Cup Day:
Friday 13 November - Ballarat Show Day:
Back to news
Following announcements from the Victoria Government, face masks will be mandatory inside libraries from 5pm, 31 December 2020.
Further changes will come into effect at libraries during January 2021, as COVID-19 restrictions are eased.
As we approach the end of the year, we'd like to share upcoming changes to our times and days of operations with our communities.
After 14 years as CEO of Geelong Regional Libraries, Patti Manolis OAM will be stepping down from the role at the end of March 2021.
The GRLC is pleased to welcome a number of new members, as well as some experienced familiar faces, to its Board.
We are pleased to be able to be able share further changes for libraries, the Heritage Centre and Mobile Libraries in line with Government directions.