As more and more government and business services have moved online there has been a growing demand for the skills of Librarians to help those separated by this digital divide.
Woolgoolga’s first public library opened in River Street in 1965. It shared the ‘Shop 40’ building with the local barber!
Trish White is one of our long standing library members whose love of books and libraries is well known.
The introduction of the bookmobile service in 1979 saw a number of outer lying areas in the Coffs region having a library service for the very first time!
The library regularly conducts outreach storytime sessions to support local festivals and family activities in the City Centre.
Jan Arnett is one of our regular library members who can frequently be seen at the library researching family and local history.
Lorraine Gardiner is a former staff member who first started working at a small branch at Sawtell Library in 1975 before moving to the Coffs Harbour branch in 1979.
Want to know what books stand the test of time? Check out Coffs Harbour Library’s ten most borrowed titles.
Where it all began! Find out about how the Coffs Harbour Library was first established in 1964.
A new larger purpose-built library opens in Castle Street in 1973 and is named after the late Shire President who was instrumental in establishing the library service in Coffs Harbour.
Coffs Harbour City Library marked 10 years of regular weekly storytime in 2008.