Bellingen Library

Bellingen’s library is located next to the council buildings in Maam Gaduyung (Meeting Place) Park. The library is a hub of culture hosting a variety of literary events. You can use your library card at any of our branches to borrow items. Library books can also be returned to any of the Bellingen Shire libraries.


Council is a member of the Clarence Regional Library Network.


  • Computer and free Wifi access
  • Borrow books, audio books, magazines, DVDs
  • Newspapers
  • Large selection of junior fiction and children’s picture books
  • Dedicated young adult fiction section
  • eLibrary – eBooks; eAudioBooks, eMagazines, movie and documentary streaming
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning
  • Lock-up charging station
  • Meeting room hire
  • Study desks
  • Weekly storytime and after-school activities
  • Author visits and events
  • School holiday activities
  • Puzzles and games
  • Microfilm reader/printer
  • Local Studies