Looks back at the children’s activities held in the courtyard of the Harry Bailey Memorial Library in the 1970s and early 1980s.
Lorraine Vass was the first professional librarian appointed at Coffs Harbour Library.
Where it all began! Find out about how the Coffs Harbour Library was first established in 1964.
Coffs Harbour Library was searching for a new location following the expiration of its lease in Castle Street – was the National Mutual Building a good option?
The Picture Coffs Harbour project started back in 2008 a few years after Coffs Harbour Museum was handed over to the Council following the disbanding of the Historical Society.
A novel adaption of an R-rated film was found in the hands of a 14 year old boy sparking calls for censorship in libraries.
Want to know what books stand the test of time? Check out Coffs Harbour Library’s ten most borrowed titles.
Mayor John Smith opened a new legal information service at Coffs Harbour City Library on 16 August 1993.
Coffs Harbour City Council’s central library is renamed The Harry Bailey Memorial Library in remembrance of long serving Councillor W. H. Bailey who died in 1965.
Jan Arnett is one of our regular library members who can frequently be seen at the library researching family and local history.
Libraries are more than just books – we’re busy, vibrant community hubs where people come together for informal learning and cultural enrichment.