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 at the addresses and opening hours 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. 

Bolinda Borrowbox - library staff can also help you access an online catalogue of audiobooks and digital books via the Borrowbox App using your library membership. Call in to our libraries for assistance.

 

Tallangatta Library

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

Operating Hours:

Day Time
Sunday and Monday Closed
Tuesday - Friday 9am - 5pm 
Saturday  10am - 1pm 

Library Activities:

  • Book Club -¬†Wednesday Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at¬†2.00pm in the Library;
  • Book Club -¬†Thursday Book Club meets on the first Thursday of each month at 7.30pm in the Library;
  • Storytime -¬†First Friday of the month at 10am for children 0-5 years and their parents;
  • Saturday Songs and Stories is held every second Saturday morning at 10.30am in the Library;
  • Children's Book Week - Plenty of activities¬†during Children's Book Week in August each year.¬†

 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 -¬†Every Friday from 10am for children 0-5 years and their parents;
  • Sit and Knit - every Wednesday at 1.30pm;
  • Children's Book Week - Plenty of activities¬†during Children's Book Week in August each year.¬†

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
Saturday and Sunday Closed

 


Downloads

Membership Form (PDF 264 KB)

Last updated: 24 July 2019