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We are prioritising critical services and some services may be reduced. This means there will be longer wait times for customers contacting us by phone. Many of our services are available online. Advice on which services can continue is changing rapidly. For regular updates, go to

Ferntree Gully Library

Libraries in Knox

Eastern Regional Libraries (ERL) is a cooperative venture of three outer eastern municipalities - Knox, Maroondah and Yarra Ranges. It is the largest library system in Victoria with 13 branches and 2 mobile libraries. Library membership is free and members may borrow items from any of these library branches or mobiles.

Eastern Regional Libraries provides collections of books, DVDs, music CDs, magazines, newspapers, CD ROMs and audio books. The libraries within the region also provide access to information through a wide range of online resources.

Information can be accessed via the ERL website Library members can also reserve materials and check their library records via the website. Photocopiers and a fax service are also available.

Programs of guest speakers, displays, book discussion clubs, new book days, participation in local festivals and housebound services are a feature. For children there are regular preschool story times, school holiday and after-school activities.

Each branch library provides free internet access, free WiFi and an after-hours return chute.

Council also provides Disability Access Keys for each library, which are customised accessibility guides providing information, prediction, structure, orientation and sensory integration, to help visitors with autism spectrum disorder, cognitive impairment, intellectual disabilities, dementia or Alzheimer’s understand what to expect when visiting Council libraries, offices and local facilities.

To call any of the libraries below, please call 1300 737 277.

View opening hours and contact details for each library in Knox below.

Where are Libraries located in Knox?

Bayswater Library

Mountain High Shopping Centre
Shop 26, Ground Floor
7-13 High Street, Bayswater VIC 3153.

Boronia Library

Park Crescent, Boronia VIC 3155.

Ferntree Gully Library

Ferntree Gully Community Centre
1010 Burwood Highway, Ferntree Gully VIC 3156.

Specialises in family history CD ROM and microfiche resources.

Knox Library

Knox City Shopping Centre
425 Burwood Highway, Wantirna South VIC 3152.

Houses the main Eastern Regional Libraries reference collection.

Rowville Library

Stud Park Shopping Centre
Stud Road, Rowville VIC 3178.

New Opening Hours for Knox Libraries from 1 September 2019

Library Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Bayswater 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 5:30pm 10am - 1pm Closed
Boronia 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 5.30pm 10am - 1pm Closed
Ferntree Gully 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 5.30pm 9am - 5.30pm 10am - 1pm Closed
Knox 9am - 8pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 8pm 10am - 5pm 10am - 5pm
Rowville 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 5:30pm 9am - 8pm 9am - 5.30pm 10am - 5pm 10am - 5pm

Knox Mobile Library

Knox Mobile Library

Knox mobile library visits various areas of Knox, following a regular weekly timetable (Telephone for details).

Contact: Eastern Regional Library - Administration
Tel. 9800 6400

For map, timetables and other information, please visit Knox Mobile Library page.

Administration Office

1350 Ferntree Gully Road, Scoresby VIC 3179. Located near the corner of Stud Road.
Phone: 9800 6400.

For more information

Contact your nearest branch for details of services and locations of branches outside Knox.

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