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Stonnington Library + Information Service is open every day of the year, apart from public holidays.   

The Service includes 4 libraries, a history centre and a home library service:

How can we help?

We are always happy to help with any questions or research enquiries. Please talk to our friendly library staff in person, call us or Contact Us with your comments or enquiry. 

Locations and Hours

Malvern Library

1255 High Street, Malvern
Ph: 8290 1366     

Monday-Thursday:    10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm


Phoenix Park Library

30 Rob Roy Road, East Malvern
Ph: 8290 4000      

Monday-Friday:  10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm
Sunday: Closed


Prahran Library

180 Greville Street, Prahran
Ph: 8290 3344      

Monday-Friday:  10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm*
Sunday: Closed*

*The Prahran Library will have extended weekend opening hours from 2 July until 30 September while the Toorak/South Yarra Library is closed for improvement works:

  • Saturdays 10am – 5pm
  • Sundays 2pm – 5pm 


Toorak/South Yarra Library

340 Toorak Road, South Yarra
Ph: 8290 8000   

Monday-Thursday:  10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

The Toorak/South Yarra Library will be closed for improvement works from 2 July until 2 October 2018.
 Read more about the closure.

Stonnington History Centre

1257 High Street, Malvern
Ph: 8290 1360


Mon Tue Thu Fri: 10am-4.30pm
Wed: 10am-7pm

Appointments preferred.

Visit the Stonnington History Centre website.

The Stonnington History Centre is an archive dedicated to preserving and interpreting the history of the City of Stonnington and its antecedents, the former Cities of Malvern and Prahran.  The Centre is a branch of Stonnington Library and Information Service and is located behind Malvern Library.