Text Resize:

Chelsea Library

Chelsea Library Temporary Closure for Renovations from Friday 10 September 6pm

We're excited to let you know that Chelsea Library is getting a Spring make-over.

Unfortunately that means we need to temporarily close the library while the renovation works are being done. Chelsea Library will close this Friday 10 September at 6pm and will reopen with a brand new look in January 2022.

While Chelsea Library is closed your closest library will be Patterson Lakes Library, which reopened Monday or 8 November, and Parkdale Library. The return chutes will also be closed at Chelsea, so please return your books to your nearest open library. All items out on loan from Chelsea will have their due dates extended and no fines apply

For further information please contact Kingston Libraries on 1300 135 668.

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to welcoming you back to Chelsea Library soon.

Find out more.

Click and Collect Hours

Monday Closed

Tuesday Closed

Wednesday Closed

Thursday Closed

Friday Closed

Saturday Closed

Sun 12/9 Closed

Location

Address and Contact Information

1 Chelsea Rd, Chelsea, 3196

Melways Ref: 97 B1

Phone: 1300 135 668

Parking

Main car park behind Chelsea Library offers 4 hour parking spaces, as well as one express, 15 minute parking space at the rear of the building. Access via Chelsea Road.

Disabled Parking

A disabled parking space is available in the main car park at the rear of the library building. Access via Chelsea Road. Another disable parking space is available near the library entrance on Chelsea Road.

Return to top of page

Getting to the Library

Driving

View location information above to plan your journey or get driving directions via Google Maps.

Public Transport

Chelsea Library is accessible via the following public transport services:

By Train

Frankston Line: Chelsea Station.

By Bus

  • 706: Mordialloc – Chelsea via Station Street
  • 857: Chelsea – Dandenong via Patterson Lakes
  • 858: Edithvale – Aspendale Gardens via Chelsea
  • 902: Chelsea – Airport West via Springvale Road

Get public transport directions via Google Maps.

Return to top of page

Library Facilities

Return Chutes

Returns can be made to Chelsea Library 24/7 using one of the external return chutes located to the left of the Chelsea Library building entrance. A concierge will be available near the building entrance during opening hours to assist if needed.

Renewals

If you can't make it to any Kingston Libraries branch to return your items, and they are eligible for renewal, you can renew your items online by signing into your library card account on Kingston Libraries' online library catalogue, or by using the Kingston Libraries app which is available to download from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Alternatively, you can call the library on 1300 135 668 during hours and speak to a staff member to renew your items over the phone.

Return to top of page

Public Holidays

All libraries will be closed for the following public holidays in 2021:

  • New Year's DayFriday 1 January
  • Australia DayTuesday 26 January
  • Labour DayMonday 8 March
  • Good FridayFriday 2 April
  • Easter SaturdaySaturday 3 April
  • Easter SundaySunday 4 April
  • Easter MondayMonday 5 April
  • ANZAC DaySunday 25 April
  • Queen's BirthdayMonday 14 June
  • Grand Final EveSubject to AFL Schedule
  • Melbourne CupTuesday 2 November
  • Christmas DaySaturday 25 December
  • Boxing DaySunday 26 December
  • Christmas Day HolidayMonday 27 December
  • Boxing Day HolidayTuesday 28 December

Please check back in late November/early December for 2021/22 Summer Opening Hours.

Return to top of page

Was this page useful?


Please enter the code from the image to continue: *