Kew Library is located at the corner of Cotham Road and Civic Drive. You can find out more about the library on the Kew Library hours and location page.

Room capacity, rates and hours

Kew Library has one meeting room, the Phyllis Hore Room. This large meeting room includes a piano and is available 7 days a week.

* Community group hourly rate is available to Boroondara community groups and organisations.

Kew Library


Standard hourly rate

Community group hourly rate *


Phyllis Hore Room




8am to 10pm, Monday to Sunday

Book the meeting room

To book or inquire about this room, read the booking instructions on our Book a meeting room page.

You will need to read and agree to our Meeting room hire terms and conditions.

For help with making or changing a booking, call (03) 9278 4444 or email [email protected].


    The meeting room at Kew Library provides:

    • 12 tables and 70 chairs
    • a whiteboard (bring your own markers) and a lectern
    • a digital data projector, a microphone (must be collected during library opening hours and returned after the booking), ceiling speakers, a television and a DVD player
    • a piano
    • a kitchenette with a microwave, an oven, a fridge, a dishwasher, a boiling water outlet on the sink, cups, glasses, and some cutlery (bring your own dishwashing liquid and tea towels)
    • Wi-Fi internet (library membership required).

    The room requires self-service setup and pack up during the booking time.

    A defibrillator is in the Kew Library foyer. 

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