West Footscray Library


With the current public health situation in mind and as a precautionary measure, all Maribyrnong Library Service branches will be closed until further notice. Subsequently, all Library programs and room bookings have been suspended. During the branch closures, you can call library staff on 9688 0290 between 9am and 5pm on weekdays. Updates on the library closures will be posted here.


539 Barkly Street, West Footscray 3012


The West Footscray Community Learning Centre comprising the West Footscray Library and the collocated West Footscray Neighborhood House is located in the multicultural center of West Footscray in Barkly Street. The center provides a number of essential services to the local community including occasional childcare, kindergarten and meeting room spaces. West Footscray Library is the only branch to host 2 weekly Story Time sessions on Tuesday and Friday mornings. These sessions are always well attended and provide local children and parents with a fun and creative social environment.


Phone: 9688 0292

Email: library@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au


Monday and Tuesday
Wednesday 10am-8pm
Thursday and Friday
Saturday 10am-4pm
Sunday Closed



  • Free computers and WiFi
  • Printing, photocopying, scanning facilities


We hold a range of fun and educational events at our libraries. What's on


We hold regular activities at West Footscray Library.




Preschool Story Time 

Weekly during school terms

11am Tuesdays and Fridays

Baby Rhyme Time

Weekly from February to December

2pm Tuesdays

Lego® Mania

Visit our events page for Lego Mania® dates

Lego® Robotics 

Visit our events page for Lego® Robotics dates

 Code Club  Visit our events page for Code Club dates

Book Group


6:30pm on the first Wednesday of the month


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