YPRL branches to reopen from 30 June

Seven YPRL branches will reopen on 30 June for stage two of our reopening process. Opening hours will vary by branch but stage two restrictions will remain consistent across each branch.

Please note Ivanhoe and Mill Park Libraries will be closed after 29 June. See below for more info. 

Stage two restrictions include:

  • A concierge station to answer questions and take people’s contact details, as required by the State Government.
  • Click & Collect still available.
  • Family Fun Bundles still available.
  • Maximum of 20 users per library space, some space have smaller limits due to size, please follow instructions from library staff around this limitation.
  • 1 hour visit limits. 1 visit per day.
  • 1 hour computer use limit.
  • Remote Tech Help only.
  • All returns through the external 24/7 chutes.

Coming back to the Library!

We recently announced that seven of our branches will be reopening to the public on 30 June, and we're so excited to be having you back. There are a few things we want you to know before you get here, so please, listen to Kate and contact your local branch if you have any questions!#YPRL

Posted by Yarra Plenty Regional Library Service, Australia on Sunday, June 28, 2020

Please remember to wash your hands before and after attending our branches, and adhere to social distancing guidelines at all times.
Do not visit the library or use the return chutes if you are unwell. 

Opening Hours for Stage 2 from 30 June:

Rosanna, Eltham, Lalor, Watsonia, Thomastown:

Monday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Thursday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Friday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Sunday 1.00pm–5.00pm  

Diamond Valley:

Monday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.30pm
Tuesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.30pm
Thursday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.30pm
Friday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Sunday 1.00pm–5.00pm  

Whittlesea:

Monday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–7.00pm
Thursday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Friday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am–2.00pm 3.00pm–5.00pm
Sunday CLOSED  

Ivanhoe Library remains closed. The New Ivanhoe Library is scheduled to open in September 2020.

Mill Park Library will close at 2.00pm on 29 June for scheduled renovations and will reopen later in the year. Holds for Mill Park will be available for pick up from Mill Park Library until 2.00pm Monday 29 June. From 10.00am Wednesday 1 July, all Mill Park holds will be available to pick up from Thomastown Library. You can manually alter you hold location at anytime on the website or by calling your local branch.

The Mobile Library will continue to operate with the usual stops, with a limit of 3 users in the vehicle at any time from 30 June.

Please note: to prepare for stage 2 reopening, the Rosanna, Diamond Valley and Lalor branches will close early at 2.00pm on 29 June and reopen at 10.00am 30 June. Eltham, Watsonia, Thomastown and Whittlesea branches will close as normal on 29 June and reopen with stage two restrictions from 10.00am 30 June.

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