Tag Archives: Woolgoolga Library

Learning English as a second language - 2005

Coffs Harbour Library’s services and resources are constantly evolving to meet the needs of the community. English Language learning resources are provided to serve an increasingly diverse community of users.


Interview with Eric Bennett - 1965

Eric Bennett is a long standing member of Woolgoolga community who talks us through the opening of Woolgoolga’s first public library and his family’s use of it. Eric also discusses a number of other buildings that the Woolgoolga Library has inhabited.


Interview with Trish White - Retrospective

Trish White is one of our long standing library members whose love of books and libraries is well known.


The ‘Cell Block’ Library at Woolgoolga - 1994

Woolgoolga Library moves into the old police ‘lock-up’ building with more space and improved services.


Reopening of Woolgoolga Library in the Mud Brick Building - 1987

Once the bookmobile service was withdrawn, it was time to start thinking about a new library in Woolgoolga….a very small one!


First Public Library in Woolgoolga - 1965

Woolgoolga’s first public library opened in River Street in 1965. It shared the ‘Shop 40’ building with the local barber!