In line with NSW COVID-19 health rulings and in the interest of your health and safety, Harbord Community Library will be closed until further notice. Avalon, Balgowlah Seaforth and Terrey Hills Community Libraries have resumed normal opening hours. 

Community Libraries

Located at Avalon, Seaforth, Freshwater and Terrey Hills, the four Northern Beaches community libraries are run by dedicated volunteers.

The collections vary across all four Community Libraries. Each library has fiction, non-fiction, large print and children's books and some have audiobooks and DVDs. Services such as Children's programs, assistance with research, Internet, photocopying and fax facilities are available but not at all locations. Please contact the library you are intending to visit to confirm the available services.

Avalon Community Library

59a Old Barrenjoey Road, Avalon NSW 2107
Phone: 9918 3013

Monday - Friday: 10am - 4.45pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday: Closed 

Balgowlah Seaforth Community Library

Cnr Frenchs Forest & Sydney Roads, Seaforth NSW 2092
Phone: 9948 4043

Monday - Wednesday & Friday: 2 - 4.45pm
Thursday: 9.30 - 11am & 2 - 4.45pm
Saturday: 9.30 - 11.30am
Sunday: Closed

Harbord Community Library

31 Lawrence Street, Freshwater NSW 2096
Phone: 9905 4824

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9 - 11am
Tuesday and Friday: 3 - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 2pm
Sunday: Closed

Terrey Hills Community Library

Booralie Road, Terrey Hills NSW 2084
Phone: 9450 2216
Fax: 9450 0751

Monday: 6 - 7.30pm
Tuesday: 3.30 - 5pm
Wednesday: 6 - 7.30pm
Thursday: 3.30 - 5pm
Friday: 9.30am - 12.30pm, 3.30 - 5pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 12pm
Sunday: Closed