Yarra libraries temporarily closed
Tuesday 17 March 2020
Yarra City Council is temporarily closing its libraries from close of business today, (Tuesday 17 March), to try to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) within the community and our workforce.
Yarra’s five library branches at Collingwood, Carlton North, Richmond, Fitzroy and North Fitzroy (Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library) will close to the public as of close of business today, (Tuesday 17 March), to until further notice.
All library programs, including Storytime and after school programs will not run during the closure period.
The maternal child health centre located within the Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library building will continue to operate as normal.
The council customer service counter at Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library will also continue to operate, however, we encourage you to use our online services where possible.
The Home Library Service will continue to operate, in a limited capacity, to existing customers.
Other council services
Our recreation and leisure centres will also be closing.
Yarra childcare facilities, customer services centres, household waste and recycling collections, planning, building, animal management, and parking and traffic services will also continue to operate as usual at this stage.