Thirroul Library

The largest library in Wollongong's northern suburbs, the spacious and light-filled Thirroul Library is located with the Thirroul District Community Centre and adjacent to local shops and cafes.

An inclusive and safe space for everyone, the Library is home to an extensive collection of books, films, music and magazines, with free technology and internet access, and friendly expert staff on hand.

The Library hosts regular events and programs for all ages, from fun preschool literacy to creative and technology workshops for adults.

The Library is a short walk from Thirroul Train Station, with free parking available on site.

  • Monday: 9.30am - 7pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am - 7pm
  • Wednesday: 9.30am - 7pm
  • Thursday: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Friday: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday: 9.30am - 1pm
  • Sunday: closed

The after hours returns chutes at this library is open year-round except for public holidays.

Free off-street parking is available at Thirroul District Community Centre and Library. Enter from Phillip Street.

Public transport

Thirroul Library is 50m or a 1 minute walk to the nearest bus stop on Lawrence Hargrave Drive.

It is 140m to Thirroul Train Station.

See Transport for NSW's website for bus and train route details.

Building access

Thirroul Library is within the Thirroul District Community Centre and Library building. There is ramp access to the centre and library, and automatic entrance doors.


An accessible toilet is available within Thirroul Community Centre, near the Centre administration.

Social story

We've made a social story to help people visit and use Thirroul Library.

Going to Thirroul Library  PDF, 3895.48 KB

You might also like to check out our social story for Going to the Community Centre at Thirroul DOCX, 4635.26 KB

Thirroul Library has one study room that can be used by two people.

The study room cannot be used for meetings, paid tutoring or commercial activities.

Call or visit the library to book this room.

Events at Thirroul Library

Upcoming events are shown below, or see our calendar for more library events.