The redeveloped Balwyn Library, located at 336 Whitehorse Road, will open to the public on 4 April, 2018.

Library closures

The temporary Balwyn Library Service located at 230 Balwyn Road will close for two weeks from 6pm Friday 16 March until 10am, Wednesday 4 April, 2018.

We will relocate our collection during this closure period. Residents are encouraged to visit any of our other libraries located in Hawthorn, Kew, Camberwell or Ashburton. You can still take your children to story time or borrow from one of the other Boroondara Library Service branches.   

Returns and reservations

Items borrowed from the temporary Balwyn Library will be granted an extended loan period and will not be due back until after the new library reopens on 4 April, 2018.

If you would like to return an item while we move, you can do so by:

  • visiting any other Boroondara library (Ashburton, Camberwell, Hawthorn or Kew)
  • using the temporary book return chute at 336 Whitehorse Road, Balwyn.

Project timelines

  • 16 March - Balwyn Temporary Library closure.
  • 17  March to 3 April - all Balwyn Library services closed.
  • 4 April - opening of the redeveloped Balwyn Library at 336 Whitehorse Road.

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