Chelsea Library

Chelsea-Library.jpg Soaked with natural light, Chelsea Library has contemporary meeting spaces, reading nooks and a large range of collections. Located just a short stroll from the main shopping strip, train station and the beach, this branch also has plenty of activities and events to enjoy.


1 Chelsea Road, Chelsea 3196  View Map

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Summer opening hours

Mon 18 Dec - Sun 24 Dec

Mon 18 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Tue 19 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Wed 20 Dec: 1pm - 5pm
Thu 21 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Fri 22 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Sat 23 Dec: Closed
Sat 24 Dec: Closed

Mon 25 Dec - Sun 31 Dec

Mon 25 Dec: Closed
Tue 26 Dec: Closed
Wed 27 Dec: 1pm - 5pm
Thu 28 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Fri 29 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Sat 30 Dec: Closed
Sat 31 Dec: Closed

Mon 1 Dec - Sun 7 Jan

Mon 1 Dec: Closed
Tue 2 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Wed 3 Dec: 1pm - 5pm
Thu 4 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Fri 5 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Sat 6 Dec: 10am - 2pm
Sun 7 Jan: 2pm - 5pm

Mon 8 Jan - Sun 14 Jan

Mon 8 Jan: 10am - 6pm
Tue 9 Jan: 10am - 6pm
Wed 10 Jan: 1pm - 6pm
Thu 11 Jan: 10am - 6pm
Fri 12 Jan: 10am - 6pm
Sat 13 Jan: 10am - 2pm
Sun 14 Jan: 2pm - 5pm


General information

Public transport

You can travel to Chelsea Library by train or bus.


Catch the Frankston Line to Chelsea Station.


706: Mordialloc – Chelsea Railway Station via Station Street

857: Chelsea Railway Station – Dandenong Railway Station via Patterson Lakes

858: Edithvale – Aspendale Gardens via Chelsea

902: Chelsea Railway Station – Airport West Shopping Centre via Springvale Road

Get public transport directions via Google Maps.


The main car park behind Chelsea Library offers 4-hour parking spaces. There is also one express parking space (15 minutes) at the rear of the building. Access is via Chelsea Road.

Disabled Parking/Accessible Parking

2 accessible parking spaces are available near the library entrance on Chelsea Road.

Another accessible parking space is available in the main car park at the rear of the library building. Access to the building is via Chelsea Road.

Return chute

Returns can be made to Chelsea Library anytime of the day using one of the external return chutes located to the left of the Chelsea Library building entrance.

Social Story

Kingston Libraries – Going to the library(PDF, 3MB) is a story to help people get ready to visit the library. This story is for people of all ages. It shows the steps to visiting the library, and what to expect when you are there.