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Southern Grampians Shire Council provides a Library Service to all residents in the Shire. It operates as part of the Central Highlands Libraries Group and offers 24 hour online access to a large range of resources via the website

The Hamilton Branch is open six days a week and the purpose built Mobile Library visits towns and communities across the Shire. See below for further information.

The Library Service also provides free internet access, including wireless for customers own devices and laptops.

Printing, photocopying, scanning and faxing are also available as pay per use.

Membership to the library is free for all residents, drop into the Hamilton branch at:
105 Brown Street,
Telephone: (03) 5573 0470
Fax: (03) 5573 0471
Opening Hours
Hamilton Library   Opening hours    
Monday - Friday    10.00am - 5.30pm    
Saturday    9.30am - 12.30pm    
Sunday   As advertised (for programs and events)    

Programs currently being offered at the Library include:

Baby Rhyme Time* - Every Wednesday at 10.30am during school terms. Ideally suited for babies aged from birth to 30 months old.

Story Time* - Every Tuesday at 10.30am. This program is designed for 3 to 5 year olds and is theme based involving picture books, stories to tell, songs, rhymes and a simple related activity.

Book Club - Ask library staff about joining the book club that meets on Fridays.

School Holiday Programs - The Library offers a number of activities during the school holidays. Check the latest events calendar on or pick up a flyer from the Library.

*Baby Rhyme Time and Story Time run during school term only.
Check the Library website and local media for forthcoming events.
Mobile Library Service
The Mobile Library Service visits the Southern Grampians towns of Balmoral, Cavendish, Coleraine, Dunkeld, Glenthompson, Mirranatwa, and Penshurst.

Check out the mobile library timetable below.

Please note - the Mobile Llibrary will not operate on code red and extreme fire rated days.
Search the Library Catalogue
Click here to search the libraries borrowing catalogue, make a reservation on a title, or check your own borrowing record.

Reading at the Library

Download Files
 Mobile Library Timetable July - December 2016
 Southern Grampians Library Service Strategic Plan

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