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Best library in Australia

Large collection of books, graphic novels, magazines, cds and console games to borrow. Easy to join... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Perth, Australia
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Calm and Collected

In the heart of the Docklands district is one of Melbourne's newest libraries. And if you're... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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25 Apr 2018
“Best library in Australia”
17 Mar 2018
“Calm and Collected”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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107 Victoria Harbour Prom | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 3 9658 9998
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Large collection of books, graphic novels, magazines, cds and console games to borrow. Easy to join and borrow. Great seating and study areas with relaxation areas and a kitchenette. Plenty of digital music equipment to learn and play on. Free tram available to/from city centre.

Thank WalkaboutWarren
Reviewed 18 March 2018

In the heart of the Docklands district is one of Melbourne's newest libraries. And if you're looking for a place to relax, grab freshly made coffee, unwind and catch up with your reading, emails or trip planning then it's hard to beat this space. Likely...More

Thank 5up3rk1w1
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Many good spots for working/studying here. Often peaceful without being deserted. Little cafe on sight. Decent WiFi. Bathrooms need more attention though!

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The Library at the Dock is towards the end of the Victoria Harbour Promenade. It's still way ahead of most libraries. The collection is great, and it has computers -- plus wifi. You can get a coffee while to read from the "Wheelly Good Coffee"...More

1  Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Staying at docklands I took my grandsons to the library this morning. It was a great place for them to spend some time. The park next to the library is VERY cool too.

Thank dimcaskill
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Library at the Dock has great seats, wi-fi, wonderful collection and knowledgeable friendly staff. Its almost the perfect library. Cafe and views and free newspapers as well. The perfect travel stop for a little mind cultivation. In fact all the city of Melbourne libraries are...More

1  Thank PMTangent
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Great too come to a library with fantastic wifi. like all libraries under this umbrella (flinders lane,east melb etc) they have a unbelievable collection of books and movies. one of the best located libraries scenery wise i've seen. problem like all modern libraries its a...More

1  Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 21 September 2016

It's not all that common for people to spend a day of their holidays in a library, but this visit was well worth it. Apart from glorious views, the library has a multitude of spaces that would suit everyone in the family. There's a room...More

Thank L5694MOsharonb
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Since the beginning, I'm very impressed with this library & has been a favorite. I work a few blocks away which is so ideal because I could walk in during lunch break specifically. Unfortunately the location is way out from my residence. Small cafe on...More

Thank Lydia F
Reviewed 4 March 2016

This isn't a normal tourist but one I visited as a librarian. It's a bit out of the way and doesn't have the most welcoming facade. Great views, though. The first thing one encounters is a small cafe which looked quite good. The library extends...More

1  Thank gfsc5
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