The mobile library service is off-road for the Christmas/New Year period and will resume on Tuesday 27 January 2015. Please note all branches will be CLOSED for the Australia Day public holiday on Monday 26 January.

Branch Profile

The award-winning, heritage listed Eltham Library is situated next to parklands and cafes in the Shire of Nillumbik.  It offers a unique children's garden and a beautiful children's room, a learning lounge and over 40 public computers, a reading lounge with fireplace and a foyer with community art space.  There is even an automated book return and sorter!


  • Internet access
  • Word processing and publishing software
  • Colour photocopier/printer/scanner (to email or USB)
  • Café
  • Gallery space
  • Laptop facilities and study area
  • Free WiFi
  • Nintendo Wii
  • 8 seat learning lounge with PCs (available for community groups to book)
  • Children's garden
  • Outdoor reading area
  • Adjacent to the picturesque Alistair Knox Park



  • Alan Marshall Collection
  • Local History - Nillumbik
  • Fine Art
  • New Age
  • Language - French
  • Language - German


For a full listing of events, dates, times and bookings, please see the What's On section or download an events brochure

Branch Photo


Panther Place
Eltham, Victoria 3095

Monday10:00 am - 08:30 pm
Tuesday10:00 am - 08:30 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 08:30 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 08:30 pm
Friday10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Sunday01:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Phone:(03) 9439 9266
Renewals:(03) 9401 0777
Overdues:(03) 9401 0750

Branch Manager: Wendy Costigan