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Monday: 9am-8pm
Tuesday: 9am-8pm
Wednesday: 9am-8pm
Thursday: 9am-8pm
Friday: 9am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7100

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library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Woollahra Library
Level 1, 451 New South Head Road
Double Bay NSW 2028

Hours

Monday: 9:30am-6pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-6pm
Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Thursday: 9:30am-6pm
Friday: 9:30am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm* 
Closed on public holidays

*Please note Paddington Library will be opening on Sundays on a trial basis commencing 20 January 2019.

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Phone
02 9391 7988

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library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Paddington Library
Paddington Town Hall
247 Oxford Street,
Paddington NSW 2021

Hours

Monday: 2pm-5pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-5pm
Wednesday: 12pm-7pm
Thursday: 9:30am-5pm
Friday: 2pm-5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7999

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library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Watsons Bay Library
The Tea Gardens
8 Marine Parade
Watsons Bay NSW 2030

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Join us as we explore our Local History and bring it to life through workshops, special events and exhibitions.

Our Local History Workshops are typically held at Double Bay Library on the first Thursday of each month, 10:30am-12:00pm.

  • Trams in Woollahra

    For nearly seventy years, trams were an integral part of daily life in Woollahra. Join us and our guest speakers from the Sydney Tramway Museum as we celebrate the history of our trams.

    Friday 8 November 2019, 10:00am-12:00pm ()

    Woollahra Municipal Council, 536 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Revealing Rates, Assessments & Valuations

    An introduction to the most used Council record series in our Local History collection. After an overview of these resources with examples, attendees will have time for some hands on exploration and ability to ask questions.

    Saturday 9 November 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm ()

    Woollahra Library, 451 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Revealing Rates, Assessments & Valuations

    An introduction to the most used Council record series in our Local History collection. After an overview of these resources with examples, attendees will have time for some hands on exploration and ability to ask questions.

    Wednesday 20 November 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm ()

    Woollahra Library, 451 New South Head Road, Double Bay

  • Heritage Conversation in Watsons Bay

    Join Woollahra Council's Strategic Heritage Officer as they share how heritage items are identified, how Council assesses these items and how Council works through the Development Approval process.

    Wednesday 20 November 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm ()

    Watsons Bay Library, 8 Marine Parade, Watsons Bay