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Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

51 Little Malop Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220

The spectacular Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is the perfect place to relax, read, work and discover.

Superbly located in Geelong's Cultural Precinct, adjacent to the beautiful Johnstone Park, it is an easy walk from the Geelong Railway Station, CBD and waterfront area.

Open seven days a week, the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is the ideal place for visitors to relax and recharge - browse a newspaper, enjoy a huge collection of books and digital items, explore cutting-edge technology, and make use of the fast, free Wi-Fi.

Families will love the dedicated level for children and youth which features age-appropriate collections, exciting digital technology, outdoor deck and parents' room.

The Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is home to the Geelong region's vast heritage archive and the beautiful Heritage Reading Room is a must-visit destination for local history and family history enthusiasts.

Regular storytime and eKnowHow sessions, plus author encounters, exhibitions and special events take place at the library throughout the year.

The high ground Wurdi Youang - the largest of the event spaces - is perfect for your special celebration, product launch, conference, performance or wedding. Smaller meeting and discussion rooms are also available.

Content: Geelong Regional Library Corporation
Entry cost:

Free entry

Accessibility:
  • Actively welcomes people with access needs
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
Facilities:
  • Conference/convention facilities
  • Lockers
  • Public toilet
Word for Word Festival

Word for Word’s Festival Five Pass

Five Session Pass*

Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival is Australia’s only national literary event with a dedicated focus on non-fiction writing and ideas.

The 7th annual Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival will take on a new life this year, going to an online format as it showcases the very best non-fiction from Australia’s brightest writers and thinkers.

Word for Word’s Festival Five Pass lets you book for any five Sessions (these are individually priced at $10) at the discounted price of $45.

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Inclusions:
  • When you purchase a Festival Pass, you will be emailed a receipt. This receipt will have a unique 7-digit Festival Pass number which you will then use to redeem all 5 Sessions of your choice.
Valid:

From 05/10/20 to 22/11/20

* The Festival Pass is valid for individual sessions only & does not include the workshop or schools sessions. You will then be emailed a unique 7 digit number which you can use to redeem sessions

51 Little Malop Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220

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