Cheltenham Library

Cheltenham-Library.jpg Located close to the shops and a pocket park with a playground, Cheltenham Library is one of our largest and busiest branches. With plenty of events and programs, the vibrant spaces encourage people to meet, acquire knowledge and share experiences.


12 Stanley Avenue, Cheltenham 3192  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 Cheltenham Library by train or bus.


Catch the Frankston Line to Cheltenham Station.


708: Hampton – Carrum

811/812: Dandenong – Brighton

825: Moorabbin – Southland via Mentone

828: Hampton – Berwick via Southland

600/922/923: St Kilda – Southland

Get public transport directions via Google Maps.


There are 26 parking spaces available at Cheltenham Library. These 2-hour spaces can be accessed via Stanley Avenue.

Street parking is also available on Stanley Avenue.

Disabled Parking/Accessible Parking

3 accessible parking spaces are available in the Cheltenham Library car park. These are located near the ramp entrance to the building.

Return chute

Returns can be made to Cheltenham Library anytime of the day, using one of the external return chutes. These are located to the left of the Cheltenham 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.

For your health and safety, please note the following....

To enter a Kingston Libraries building you must:

  • Comply with current Chief Health Officer directions
  • Comply with all State / Federal Government restrictions, directions and mandates
  • Behave in a manner which is not boisterous or harmful, or which interferes with the quiet enjoyment of any person
  • Act in any way that does not endanger any person
  • Refrain from using indecent, insulting, offensive or abusive language
  • Respect Council property
  • Follow staff direction and signage at all times
  • Deposit litter in the bins provided
  • Not obstruct, hinder or interfere with any member of Council staff in the performance of their duties.

No hawkers.