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Check It Out

Keep up to date with what's happening at Gold Coast Libraries with the latest issue of Check It Out. Find out about free events and enjoy exclusive content including interviews, articles, book reviews and latest releases. Find them at your local library throughout the month or download a copy to read now.

Check It Out - December / January 2023(PDF, 3MB)

Holiday opening hours

Our libraries will be operating be on reduced hours throughout the holiday.

Date Opening hours
Monday 19 December 9am – 5pm
Tuesday 20 December 9am – 5pm
Wednesday 21 December 9am – 5pm
Thursday 22 December 9am – 5pm
Friday 23 December 9am – 5pm
Saturday 24 December Closed
Sunday 25 December Closed
Monday 26 December Closed
Tuesday 27 December Closed
Wednesday 28 December 9am – 5pm
Thursday 29 December 9am – 5pm
Friday 30 December 9am – 5pm
Saturday 31 December Closed
Sunday 1 January Closed
Monday 2 January Closed
Tuesday 3 January Regular opening hours

Note: Burleigh Heads, Coolangatta and Ormeau Community Lounge and Library will continue to close at their regular time of 4pm.

Current opening hours

Visit our libraries page for more information on our library locations and services.

Library Opening hours
Robina, Southport 9am – 6pm
Broadbeach, Elanora, Helensvale, Runaway Bay 9am – 6pm
Burleigh Waters, Nerang, Upper Coomera 9am – 6pm
Burleigh Heads, Coolangatta 9am – 4pm
Ormeau Community Lounge and Library
 9am – 4pm

(Closed Mondays)

Ormeau Community Lounge and Library

We have opened a new exciting space at Ormeau Community Centre. Visit the Ormeau Community Lounge and Library to become a library member, borrow popular titles, place and collect holds, browse magazines and newspapers, visit the children’s Book Box corner or just enjoy the space.

Mobile Library service

The Mobile Library is now visiting more locations on the Gold Coast. From Tallebudgera Valley to Jacobs Creek, check to see if the Mobile Library is stopping near you. 

Temporary Customer Service Centre

From Monday 22 August, the Southport Customer Service Centre will temporarily relocate to level 1 in the Local Studies Library at Southport Library.

The temporary Customer Service Centre will operate on slightly reduced hours, open to the public from 9am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

COVID-19 updates

Due to the current increase in COVID-19 cases in our community, our services and programs may be affected at short notice. We thank you for your understanding if this happens.

We look forward to seeing you on your next visit! 

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