Good news, everyone!

We are very pleased to announce that the Margaret River Library has opened its doors to the community!

These are our opening hours for the time being:

Tuesdays:         10am – 3pm

Wednesdays:   10am – 12pm is for over-60s only

Wednesdays:   12pm – 3pm all are welcome

Thursdays:        10am – 3pm

Fridays:             10am – 3pm

Saturdays:        10am – 3pm

We are really looking forward to seeing you all!  When you visit, please be prepared for the following:

  • Only 20 permitted in the library at one time (as per State and Federal government directives), so you may have to queue
  • Please keep your visit brief to allow others the opportunity to come in
  • There will be a maximum of 1 hour permitted on PCs
  • You will be reminded to practise social distancing and asked to take note of barriers, signs and floor markings
  • On Wednesdays 10am – 12pm we are only open to those aged over 60 – our more at-risk community members 😊 If you are not over 60, please choose another time to visit.
  • If you are not feeling 100% well – please stay home!

These are the services that are available:

  • In-person browsing and borrowing
  • Returning items through the Sorter
  • Public PC use (limit of 1 hour)
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning
  • Use of study booths (limit of 1 hour) – no more than 2 people per booth, sitting 1.5m apart
  • Please note that shared newspapers are not currently available

We are continuing our Click & Collect service from both Augusta and Margaret River Libraries. Margaret River Library pick up times are now aligned with the new opening times: Tuesday to Saturday: 10am – 3pm.

Augusta Library pick-up times remain unchanged, Monday and Tuesday 10am -12pm. Wednesdays 2pm – 4pm.

The following services remain available from both the Augusta and Margaret River Libraries:

  • The libraries continue to provide the Click & Collect service, allowing the community access to print materials and DVDs. Find out more about how to use this service here: https://amrlibraries.com/2020/03/30/your-takeaway-library-has-arrived-click-collect-is-here-at-last/
  • Wifi is freely available from the library car parks and verandahs. The password is currently: authorevents.
  • The after-hours chutes remain open 24/7.
  • E-resources including e-books, e-audiobooks and movie-streaming are freely available to all library members.
  • You can still join the library over the phone!
  • Staff are onsite and ready to assist via phone or email if you have any difficulties or queries with the above services: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au / 9780 5600

 

 

 

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Contact the Libraries

Margaret River Library

Fearn Avenue, Margaret River WA 6285
Phone: (08) 9780 5600
Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au