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

26 Harvey Street, Waitati, 9085
Ph 03 474-3690

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: Monday & Tuesday 2-5pm; Wednesday to Friday 10am-12pm, and 2-5pm

DUNEDIN CITY LIBRARY

230 Moray Place, Dunedin, 9054

PO Box 5542, Dunedin, 9054

Ph 03 474-3690

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, 9024
Ph 03 474-3690

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

Cnr Beach and Grey Street, Port Chalmers, 9023
Ph 03 474-3690

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

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

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 HolidayDate Observed in 2019
  Christmas Day            Wednesday 25 December
  Boxing DayThursday 26 December
  
Public Holiday Date Observed in 2020
New Year’s Day Wednesday 1 January
New Year’s Holiday Thursday 2 January
Waitangi Day Thursday 6 February
Otago Anniverary Day Monday 23 March
Easter Friday 10 April
Monday 13 April
Anzac Day Saturday 25 April
Anzac Day HolidayMonday 27 April
Queen’s Birthday Monday 1 June
Labour Day Monday 26 October
Christmas Day Friday 25 December
Boxing Day Saturday 26 December
Boxing Day HolidayMonday 28 December