Media Releases

Wednesday 15 February 2017

After months of careful planning, Goldfields Libraries’ new Library Agencies are now open for business! Communities in Wedderburn, Boort, Inglewood, Pyramid Hill, Tarnagulla, Dingee, Axedale and Elmore are already reaping the benefits.

Monday 13 February 2017

Bendigo and Castlemaine Libraries look forward to welcoming Angelina Armato to enlighten audiences on Ageless Grace, a wellness program for all ages and abilities.

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Due to public demand, more tickets have been opened up to see Bruce Pascoe speak at Bendigo Library.

Bruce, a Bunurong man and author of ‘Dark Emu - Black Seeds: Agriculture or Accident?’, will challenge the ‘hunter-gatherer’ tag given to pre-colonial Aboriginal Australians.

Wednesday 25 January 2017

The Goldfields Libraries top reads of 2016 are now official!

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Love reading and participating in interesting discussions with like-minded people? Joining a book club might be just the thing for your new year’s resolution list!

“Book clubs are a great way to meet new people or have fun with a group of friends, and January is a great time to start things!” said Sue Mooney, Goldfields Library Corporation Acting Programs and Events Coordinator.

Friday 20 January 2017

The Chinese New Year of the Rooster will go off with a bang at Bendigo Library on Tuesday 31 January!

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

Friday 16 December 2016

People of all ages are invited to relax this Summer with the Goldfields Libraries Mindfulness Colouring Competition. Some awesome Mindfulness Colouring books will be up for grabs for a few lucky winners!

Wednesday 14 December 2016

Children aged 5-12 years are invited to explore super heroes and their villainous counterparts at Goldfields Libraries these school holidays in the annual Summer Reading Club!

Monday 5 December 2016

Over 150 children have signed up to ‘1000 Books Before School’ in the first week since the program was launched by Goldfields Libraries on Friday 25 November. Children have enjoyed receiving special balloons at library storytime sessions throughout the week to celebrate the launch of the program.

Thursday 1 December 2016

A colourful range of Christmas activities will be a highlight of the action packed Goldfields Libraries Summer program. The new program features an exciting range of activities and events for all ages to enjoy this season.