All branches will be closed and the Mobile Library will be off-road for Easter from Good Friday, Friday 3 April until Monday 6 April, and on ANZAC Day, Saturday 25 April.

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