Location and Hours

​Current Library Opening Hours

​Monday - Wednesday​9am - 5.30pm
​Thursday​9am - 8pm
​Friday​9am - 5.30pm
​Saturday​9am - 4pm
Su​ndays and all Statutory Holidays​Closed


Temporary Closure for Library Move

Rotorua Library will close temporarily while we move from 1238 Pukuatua Street back to our newly refurbished building, Te Aka Mauri on Haupapa Street.

​Friday 26 January​Open 9am - 5.30pm (Pukuatua St Building)
​Saturday 27 January - Friday 2 February​Closed
​Saturday 3 February​Open Day 10am - 4pm (Te Aka Mauri, 1127 Haupapa St)


All library items, except toys, can be returned through the afterhours return slot beside the Pukuatua Street entrance any time or day even outside of library opening hours.

The Pukuatua Street returns slot will remain open until 3 February 2018. The returns slot at 1127 Haupapa Street will be available from Saturday 27 January 2018.

New Library Hours (From Saturday 3 February 2018)

​Monday - Wednesday​9am - 5.30pm
​Thursday​9am - 8pm
​Friday​9am - 5.30pm
​Saturday​10am - 4pm
Su​ndays​10am - 4pm
​All Statutory Holidays​Closed

Statutory Holidays for 2018 

​Occasion​Actual Date
​Date​ Of Closure
​New Year's Day
​1 January
Monday 1 January
​Day after New Year's Day
​2 January
Tuesday 2 January
​Auckland Anniversary DayVariesMonday 29 January
​Waitangi Day
​6 February
​Tuesday 6 February
​Good Friday
​VariesFriday 30 March
​Easter Monday
​VariesMonday 2 April
​25 April
​Wednesday 25 April
​Queens Birthday
​1st Monday in June
Monday 4 June
​Labour Day
​4th Monday in October
​Monday 22 October
​Christmas Day
​25 December
Tuesday 25 December
​Boxing Day
​26 December
Wednesday 26 December

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