Media Releases


Friday 23 February 2018

Gisborne Library will be closed for public safety reasons for two and a half days from Thursday 1 March to Saturday 3 March inclusive for major demolition works.

The works are part of the planned $500,000 upgrade to Gisborne Library funded by the Victorian Government, Macedon Ranges Shire Council and Goldfields Library Corporation.


Friday 23 February 2018

Jeff Apter has been writing for over 25 years and is the author of more than 20 books, many dealing with the world of music. His biographies include the Finn brothers, the Bee Gees, Silverchair, John Farnham and Keith Urban.


Monday 19 February 2018

Goldfields Libraries participate in the national Summer Reading Club each year with the aim of encouraging school aged children to read for pleasure over the long summer break.

All members receive a Summer Reading Club pack and become eligible to win prizes upon reading 10 books.


Friday 16 February 2018

A recent meeting between community members and Goldfields Libraries has seen some welcome changes in the children’s area at the Library.


Thursday 15 February 2018

Gisborne Library will be closed for public safety reasons for one day only on Thursday 22 February during upgrade works.

The works are part of the planned $500,000 upgrade to Gisborne Library funded by the Victorian Government, Macedon Ranges Shire Council and Goldfields Library Corporation.


Monday 5 February 2018

Works to improve and upgrade Gisborne Library so it better meets the needs of the town’s growing population are about to begin.

The Gisborne Library upgrade will begin on Monday 19 February and works are expected to continue for four months.


Tuesday 30 January 2018

The Chinese New Year of the Dog will go off with a bang at Bendigo Library on Thursday 15 February!

In classic Bendigo style, the Central Victorian Lion Team and the Fu Wa Team will bring the library to life with a noisy and spectacular traditional welcome inside the library. The performance is from 5.30-6pm and is not to be missed!


Monday 29 January 2018

Navigating the world of screen time and internet use can be pretty tricky when it comes to your kids. Children can tap, swipe and pinch before they can talk or tie their shoelaces, and understandably, parents are worried about the effect it will have on their child’s physical health and development growing up.


Monday 29 January 2018

Romance novel lovers are in for a treat with best-selling Australian author Nicole Hurley-Moore featuring in this year’s Library Lovers’ Day celebrations at Goldfields Libraries.


Monday 29 January 2018

Melbourne-based author, commentator and master speaker Ken Piesse will visit Elmore Library Agency and Bendigo Library to speak about his new book Heroes of the Hour. Ken has written, edited and published more than 70 sports books with a special interest in cricket and Australian Rules football. ­

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