Map showing Central City Library

Phone: (09) 377 0209

Phone: (09) 301 0101

Hours Open:

  • Weekdays: 9am–8pm
  • Weekends: 10am–4pm
  • Closed on Public Holidays

Venue Types: Library

Suitable for Ages: Families

There's more than you think at your local Library. Whether you want to tackle a new sport, find out about your favourite hobby, learn a new language or just find a great read – they will help you out.

Send your mind on an exciting journey, as you explore the wonderful world of books and more. Libraries now offer a huge range of services including browsing and study facilities; magazines, music and videos; local history collections with reference materials and newspapers; word processing facilities and even access to the Internet and other electronic resources.

Your library card is your passport to the riches! If you haven’t got one, head down to your local library and ask them how to get one. Keep it handy as you will need it to borrow items.

Get informed, be inspired or just relax at your local library.

Hours -

Main library
Monday to Friday: 9am to 8pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm

Sir George Grey Special Collections
Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday: Exhibition room 10am to 4pm; Special collections reading room CLOSED

For more information email special collections or go to the special collections web pages.

Fax: (09) 307 7741

Upcoming events at Central City Library