Media Releases


Thursday 5 November 2020

How do public libraries fight racism? Can you be addicted to books? What’s it really like to be a librarian?

The new Castlemaine-made podcast and radio series Meet Me at the Library, aims to find out.


Wednesday 21 October 2020

Community members who love their local library will be thrilled by the recent State Government announcement that libraries can re-open for up to 20 people at a time.   


Wednesday 30 September 2020

Goldfields Libraries are inviting community members to share their experience of life in lockdown. Contributions will be included in an online blog, printed book and a travelling exhibition.


Wednesday 16 September 2020

Following recent announcements from the State Government, Goldfields Libraries are excited to once again be able to offer a pick-up service for reserved items.

Through ‘Reserve + Collect’, library members can reserve items online or over the phone and collect them at their local library when they’re ready.


Wednesday 24 June 2020

While the books have been untouched on their shelves for a few months during the Coronavirus closures of Bendigo’s libraries, a team of builders have been hard at work building a fresh new home for Kangaroo Flat Library at Lockwood Road. The library team are excited to be re-opening to the public and moving to their beautiful new site.


Friday 19 June 2020

Programs are aplenty at Goldfields Libraries this July, and we invite everyone to join in the fun!


Monday 18 May 2020

From City of Greater Bendigo

Work to transform the former Kangaroo Flat senior citizens building in Lockwood Road into the new Kangaroo Flat Library is on track for completion in June.


Thursday 9 January 2020

Bendigo Library is excited to present a fabulous day of sustainable fun and information for the whole family to enjoy!

Young families, teens and adults are warmly invited to come along and participate in free sustainably themed activities and entertainment aiming to inspire personal actions for a more sustainable lifestyle.


Thursday 19 December 2019

Building on the success of the Summer Reading Club of previous years, Goldfields Libraries are excited to launch the Summer Reading Challenge!


Wednesday 4 December 2019

Goldfields Libraries are celebrating the end of the year with a fines amnesty. Bring in any overdue items during December or come in and chat with our friendly staff members to have your fines cleared and start borrowing again.

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