Corrimal Library

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Bookings required as Helensburgh, Thirroul and Corrimal libraries reopen

LIBRARIES at Helensburgh, Thirroul and Corrimal will reopen tomorrow (Tuesday, June 2) in line with an updated NSW Public Health Order. The three northern public libraries will operate to pre-Coronavirus hours and be open from Monday to Saturday. However, as with other Wollongong City Council facilities – like Corrimal pool – people will need to … Continue reading

Preparations underway for re-opening of Helensburgh, Thirroul and Corrimal libraries

NOW is the time to bring back your library books, magazines, DVDs and CDs. While Wollongong City Libraries aren’t opening their doors – yet – preparation is underway for their reopening. Part of this work includes a call-out for people to drop their library materials back through the external return chutes at Helensburgh, Thirroul and … Continue reading

Film festival visits Thirroul and Corrimal

To celebrate the United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages, a film festival featuring Indigenous voices from around the world will be held at Corrimal and Thirroul libraries next month. The first week of the festival in July coincides with NAIDOC Week and features Australian Indigenous content, with the second week highlighting movies that tell … Continue reading

New public toilets planned for Austinmer Beach and Stanwell Park

PLANS are underway to upgrade or build new public toilets at Austinmer Beach, Baird Park Stanwell Park south and at Corrimal Library. Wollongong City Council will be reviewing its 104 Council-owned public toilet facilities with its draft Public Toilet Strategy 2019-2029. The draft strategy looks at issues such as opening hours, the use of pop-up urinals … Continue reading

Corrimal library upgrade

WORK on the refurbishment of the Corrimal District Library and Community Centre will proceed following a Local Infrastructure Renewal Scheme funding. The project will also enable Wollongong City Council to remove the two ageing buildings in Corrimal’s Memorial Park. “This funding will enable Council to refurbish and upgrade the wonderful centre and library at Corrimal,” … Continue reading

Council loan to revamp Thirroul beach kiosk

WOLLONGONG City Council has been successful in gaining a three per cent interest rate subsidy for a $4.3 million loan under the NSW Government’s Local Infrastructure Renewal Scheme (LIRS). Together with Council funding of $1.20 million, a $5.5 million program of building renewal works can now getaway. The LIRS assisted funding will go towards the … Continue reading

Libraries closed tomorrow

WOLLONGONG libraries, including Helensburgh, Thirroul, and Corrimal, will be closed tomorrow (Wednesday) for a staff development day. The day’s theme is ‘customer-focused service delivery’ and staff will spend the day working with the libraries’ strategic plan and learning new skills to improve library services. The library book returns chute will be open at Wollongong Library, … Continue reading

Thirroul and Corrimal libraries to open longer hours

THIRROUL and Corrimal libraries will open longer hours from Saturday with an emphasis on offering more consistency across the city. Following feedback from more than 1,400 library customers and analysis of library usage, Wollongong City Council approved new opening hours. Major changes to library opening times include: District libraries at Corrimal, Thirroul, Dapto and Warrawong … Continue reading

Lego mania comes to local libraries

WHETHER they’re aspiring architects or a designer of castles, Wollongong City Council’s Lego Mania Competition will appeal to every child this school holidays. The Lego Mania Competition will be run over seven sessions in most of Wollongong libraries over the July school holidays. And the sky is the limit in terms of creativity. “Who doesn’t … Continue reading

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