Towong Shire

Libraries

Our libraries are part of a network of 160 libraries across Victoria which means we can provide local readers and researchers with access to an incredible range of books. Membership of Towong Shire Libraries is free. All you need to do is to complete the form below and drop it into the Tallangatta or Corryong Library - their addresses and opening hours are below.

 

Online library services

Towong Shire Library members can browse the extensive library catalogue, reserve books or renew their loans online - visit http://libraries.towong.vic.gov.au to access our library portal. If you are not sure how to use our online library services, drop in to the Corryong or Tallangatta Library and ask our friendly staff for a demonstration. 

 

Tallangatta Library

Location: 33-37 Towong St
Telephone: (02) 6071 2955
Email: tallangattalibrary@towong.vic.gov.au

Operating Hours:

Day Time
Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Library Activities:

  • Book Club - The Tallangatta Library Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 10.30am over a shared morning tea. Lots of fun!
  • Story telling - Come and be spell-bound at our monthly story telling session. Contact the librarian for dates and times.
  • Children's Book Week - Plenty of activities¬†during Children's Book Week in August each year.¬†
  • Health issues - Regular presentations on various health matters in conjunction with Tallangatta Health Service.¬†

 Take a virtual tour of our new Tallangatta Library, Early Years and Community Centre here

The Corryong Elyne Mitchell Library

The Corryong Elyne Mitchell Library is named after a prolific local author, most noted for her 'Silver Brumby' series. The Library has something to offer everyone from internet access and WIFI, to reference materials, children's reading time plus a wide range of books, DVDs and audio books.

The Library hosts visiting authors and workshops, outreach programs in conjunction with local schools and the Upper Murray Health and Community Service and a range of themed events and presentations. 

Be sure to check out the various Library programs on offer:

  • Storytime - Fridays at 11am for children 0-5 years and their parents;
  • Book Club - meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month; and
  • Mother Goose - for children 0-2 years and their parents, during each school term.

 Become involved in the Library - Join as a volunteer or become a member of 'Friends of the Corryong Library'. The Friends raise funds to purchase valuable Library resources. 

Location: 76 Hanson Street  (co-located with Council's service centre)
Telephone: (02) 6076 1639
Email: corryonglibrary@towong.vic.gov.au

Operating Hours:

Day Time
Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm

 


Downloads

Membership Form (PDF 264 KB)

Last updated: 25 May 2017