Libraries

The Surf Coast has Torquay Library and a mobile library, both part of the Geelong Regional Libraries network.

Torquay Library is located in Surf City Plaza (corner of Beach Road and Surf Coast Highway). It has:

  • Books, music, magazines, movies, audiobooks, ebooks and more for loan,
  • 12 computers with internet access,
  • iPads for use in the library,
  • free WiFi for members,
  • weekly Preschool Storytime, Toddler Time and Babytime Nursery Verses,
  • touchscreen PCs with early literacy and numeracy games for children, and
  • wheelchair access and a computer at wheelchair height.

Becoming a library member is easy and free.

Torquay Library hours

Monday: 10am to 5.30pm
Tuesday: 10am to 5:30pm
Wednesday: 10am to 5:30pm
Thursday: 10am to 8pm
Friday: 10am to 5:30pm
Saturday: 10am to 1pm
Sunday: 1:30pm to 4pm

Phone: 5261 3049

Mobile library

A mobile library visits Surf Coast towns, providing access to Geelong Regional Libraries' huge collection. View the mobile library timetable.

Toy libraries

Toy libraries operate across the Surf Coast, offering a range of toys that encourage learning and creativity. View toy library locations.