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Some of the ideas in the draft Strategy can be implemented quickly and with minimal cost; others will require more time, more thinking and additional budget – either from Council or from the Victorian Government. We will work through this as part of the implementation phase once the draft Strategy has been adopted.
The draft Library Service Strategy and Action Plan is available in the Exhibition Documents section. Community members are invited to provide feedback on the draft. Submissions close on Sunday 17 July 2022.
Planning is important to ensure that services meet the needs and expectations of our communities. The Murrindindi Library Service Strategy 2022-2026 will establish the vision for the Murrindindi Library Service for 2022-2026, and set out an Action Plan to take us forward and support the Council Plan.
Council's Murrindindi Library Service (MLS) operates three library branches (in Alexandra, Yea and Kinglake), and a mobile library service which travels to eight locations across the Shire.
MLS provide people with free access to a wide range of books, audiobooks, ebooks, DVDsas well as access to free Wi-Fi and public computers, and a variety of programs, events, activities and talks.
In 2020-2021, the Murrindindi Library Service
And so much more!
For more information about locations and opening hours, including the Mobile service timetable, click here.
You can also search the library catalogue for material to borrow and current events we are hosting.
is inviting all residents to get involved and share what you love about your
library, as well as any new ideas for services or new ways the library can meet
The feedback received from the community will be used to help inform the development of the draft Murrindindi Library Service Strategy 2022-2026. The draft will be made available for public comment in July this year, before going to Council for adoption.
There are three ways you can get involved in the project. Click on the tiles below for more information.
In planning for the future of the Murrindindi Library Service, we are open to new ideas! And that means we are looking for your suggestions as to how the library can best serve the Murrindindi Shire community. Think big!
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Between 6 and 27 May, people across the Shire have participated in this process, by completing a survey, talking to us at community pop-ups or in the libraries, or sharing ideas on an online board. All of this helps us shape the development of the draft Murrindindi Library Service Strategy 2022-2026. We are currently reviewing the information and feedback received. The draft will be made available for public exhibition and comment in July this year, before going to Council for adoption.
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