Whitehorse City Council

Library Services

ArtsCultureFestivalsLibraryServicesThe City of Whitehorse has four library branches located in Blackburn, Box Hill, Nunawading and Vermont South that are managed by the Whitehorse Manningham Regional Library Corporation.

The corporation holds more than 400,000 items including books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, audio cassettes, language kits, videos, electronic games, sheet music and large print books. Joining the library and borrowing items is free.

Information Technology

There are many computers available for public use at Whitehorse's four branch libraries. They provide access to the internet, email facilities and access to a range of online resources and databases. You can access the library catalogue, renew your loans and reserve books through the library website.

Special Collections

These include items in other languages (Chinese, Vietnamese, Persian, Greek, Italian), a musical score collection, Australiana, local history and genealogical collections.

People using the libraryPrograms and Events 

A range of activities are presented at our libraries throughout the year including school holiday programs, story time and reading clubs for children; speakers, music and workshops for adults; and book talk and coffee sessions for keen readers. Meeting room facilities are available for hire at the Vermont South and Box Hill branches.

Library Branches

Blackburn Library

Address: Corner Blackburn and Central Roads, Blackburn VIC 3130
Telephone: 9896 8400 
Hours: Monday closed, Tuesday 10am-5pm, Wednesday 1pm-8.30pm, Thursday and Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 9.30am-5pm, Sunday closed.

Box Hill Library

Address: 1040 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill VIC 3128
Telephone: 9896 4300
Hours: Monday and Tuesday 10am-8pm, Wednesday 1pm-8pm, Thursday and Friday 10am-8pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 1pm - 4pm.

Nunawading Library

Address: 379 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading VIC 3131
Telephone: 9872 8600
Hours: Monday 10am-8.30pm, Tuesday 10am-8.30pm, Wednesday 1pm-8.30pm, Thursday 10am-8.30pm, Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 9.30am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm.

Vermont South Library

Address: Pavey Place, (off Livingstone Rd), Vermont South VIC 3133
Telephone: 9872 8650
Hours: Monday 1pm-5pm, Tuesday 10am-8.30pm, Wednesday 1pm-8.30pm, Thursday and Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 9.30am-5pm, Sunday closed.