Locations/Hours

The Dunedin Public Libraries network comprises six Libraries and two Bookbuses. Contact details and information about each Library branch can be found below, and by following the links.

BLUESKIN BAY LIBRARY

28 Harvey Street, Waitati, 9085
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 482-2445

Monday & Tuesday: 2.00pm – 6.00pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 10.00am – 12.00pm and 2.00pm – 6.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am – 1.00pm

Service Centre: Tuesday, Thursday from opening until 4.00pm ; Wednesday, Friday from opening until 5.00pm

DUNEDIN CITY LIBRARY

230 Moray Place, Dunedin, 9058
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 474-3660

Monday – Friday: 9.30am – 8.00pm

Saturday – Sunday: 11.00am – 4.00pm

Pay and display underground parking is available for $2.00 per hour (maximum stay one hour) during the following hours: Monday – Friday 7.15 am – 8 pm; Saturday and Sunday 10.15 am – 4.00 pm. Drive up the ramp which is past the Town Hall and Library entrances on Moray Place, just before George Street.

MOBILE LIBRARIES

The Bookbus service is your Library on wheels. Our two buses visit 50 stops each week, from Mosgiel to Portobello.

Weekly timetable

MOSGIEL LIBRARY

7 Hartstonge Avenue, Mosgiel
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 489-0014

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9.30am – 5.30pm

Wednesday, Friday: 9.30am – 8.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am – 1.00pm

Service Centre: 9.30am – 5.00pm weekdays

Free parking is available in a car park adjacent to the Library or along Hartstonge Ave.

PORT CHALMERS LIBRARY

20 Beach Street, Port Chalmers, 9023
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 472-7268

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 9.30am –5.30pm

Thursday: 9.30am – 8.00pm

Saturday: 11.00am – 2.00pm

Service Centre: 9.30am – 5.00pm weekdays

Free parking is available along Beach Street or Grey Street.

SOUTH DUNEDIN COMMUNITY POP-UP

199 Hillside Road, South Dunedin, 9012
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 455-0348

Tuesday, Thursday: 11.00am - 4.00pm

Wednesday, Friday: 11.00am – 5.30pm

Saturday: 10.00am – 12.00pm

Service Centre: Tuesday, Thursday from opening until 4.00pm ; Wednesday, Friday from opening until 5.00pm

Free parking is available along Hillside Road.

WAIKOUAITI LIBRARY

192 Main Road, Waikouaiti, 9510
Ph 03 474-3690
Fax 03 465 9110

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 1.30pm – 5.30pm

Wednesday: 10.00am – 5.30pm

Friday: 10.00am – 8.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am – 1.00pm

Service Centre: from opening until 5pm weekdays

Free parking is available along Main Road or adjacent to the Library on Mount Street.

Public Holiday Observance Dates

All libraries and the Bookbuses will be closed on the following dates:

Public Holiday Date Observed in 2017
New Year’s Day Sunday  January 1
New Year’s Holiday Monday 2 January
(Tuesday 4 January -in lieu)
Waitangi Day Monday 6 February
Otago Anniverary Day Monday 20 March
Easter Friday 14 April
Monday 17 April
Anzac Day Tuesday 25 April
Queen’s Birthday Monday 5 June
Labour Day Monday 23 October
Christmas Day Monday 25 December
Boxing Day Tuesday 26 December