Goondiwindi Library Goondiwindi Library


Librarian:     Miss Sarah Little
Phone:         (07) 4671 7470
Facsimile:   (07) 4671 7433



 Hours of Opening

Monday  9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday  9.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday  9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday  9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday  9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday  9.00am - 11.45am
Sunday & Public Holidays  CLOSED


The Goondiwindi Regional Council library provides a wide range of services including books and magazines, taped books, music cd's, videos and reference material.

Photocopying and internet/printing facilities are available for a small fee.

Under 5's storytelling and craft are organised along with school holiday activities. Please phone for details.

Ask staff about special needs services such as large print/audio books and internet accessibility.

Visit the Gunsynd and Rodeo Memorabilia on permanent display in the foyer and adjoining room of the Library Complex.

The winners of the Children’s  Book Of The Year  2015 are:


Older Readers

The Winner:                       The Protected  by Claire Zorn

Honour Books:                  Nona & Me  by Clare Atkins

                                                The Minnow  by Diana Sweeney


Young Readers:               

The Winner:                       The Cleo Stories:  The Necklace and the President  by Libby Gleeson

Honour Books:                  Two Wolves  by Tristan Bancks

                                                Withering-by-Sea:  a Stella Montgomery Intrigue  by Judith Rossell


Early Childhood:             

The Winner:                       Go to Sleep, Jessie!  By Libby Gleeson

Honour Books:                  Scary Night  by Lesley Gibbes

                                                Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach  by Alison Lester


Picture Book of the Year

The Winner:                       My Two Blankets  by Freya Blackwood

Honour Books:                  One Minute’s Silence  by Michael Camilleri

                                                The Stone Lion  by Ritva Voutila


Information Books

The Winner:                       A-Z of Convicts in Van Diemen’s Land  by Simon Barnard

Honour Books:                  Tea and Sugar Christmas  by Jane Jolly / Robert Ingpen

                                                Audacity:  Stories of Heroic Australians in Wartime  by Carlie Walker




22 - 28 AUGUST 2015




 Images from Thea Hayes's Visit - 19/3/2015