Highett Library

Highett Library In the heart of Highett’s bustling retail strip you’ll find our library conveniently located just a few metres from the train station. This cosy branch offers a children’s corner with reading benches, computers, printing and free Wi-Fi.


310 Highett Road, Highett 3190  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: Closed
Thu 21 Dec: 10am - 5pm
Fri 22 Dec: Closed
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: Closed
Thu 28 Dec: Closed
Fri 29 Dec: Closed
Sat 30 Dec: Closed
Sat 31 Dec: Closed

Mon 1 Dec - Sun 7 Jan

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

Mon 8 Jan - Sun 14 Jan

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


General information

Public transport

You can travel to Highett Library by train or bus.


Catch the Frankston Line to Highett Station.


708: Hampton – Carrum

828: Hampton – Berwick

Get public transport directions via Google Maps.


The car park located behind Highett Library offers 17 2-hour parking spaces and 24 4-hour parking spaces. Access is via Highett Road.

Disabled Parking/Accessible Parking

3 accessible parking spaces are available in the Highett Library car park:

  • at the rear right corner of the library building
  • at the end of the central row of 2-hour car parks behind the library
  • at the end of the 4-hour parking spaces by the rear entry to the Highett RSL.

Return chute

Returns can be made to Highett Library anytime of the day using the external returns chute located to the right of the library 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.