Our Libraries

COVID-19 update

All Richmond Tweed Regional Library (RTRL) buildings are now open!  The Mobile Library is currently offering a Click and Collect service at select locations.

The library continues to be widely available online including access to eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines. There will be a continuation into the foreseeable future of popular pre-recorded programs such as:

If you have any concerns about visiting library branches to select and collect items, please contact your local library staff for other options.

Byron Shire's libraries include:

  • Byron Bay
  • Mullumbimby
  • Brunswick Heads 
  • Mobile Library

For more information please visit the RTRL website or the Library App

About the  Richmond Tweed Regional Library network 

Byron Shire is a member of the Richmond Tweed Regional Library (RTRL) system offering a combined stock of over 400,000 items, free of charge to its members.

Library members have 24/7 access to the library catalogue and can also review and renew their loans and reserve resources online through the RTRL website or Library App.  Members without internet access are invited to ring their local branch for assistance.

Three library branches operate in the Byron Shire along with one modern, mobile library which services some of the Shire’s smaller communities, such as Federal, Ocean Shores, Suffolk Park, and Bangalow.

All three Library branches provide regular story time sessions for children and internet training sessions for seniors.

Byron Bay Library

Corner or Lawson and Middleton Streets, Byron Bay

Ph. 02 6685 8540


Hours of Operation

Mon – Fri  9.30am – 4pm

Sat  9.30am – 12pm



Mullumbimby Library

70 Station Street, Mullumbimby

Ph. 02 6684 2992


Hours of Operation

Mon – Fri  9.30am – 4pm

Sat  9.30am – 12pm



Brunswick Heads Library

11 Fingal Street, Brunswick Heads

Ph. 02 6685 1816


Hours of Operation

Mon – Fri  9.30am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 4pm



The Mobile Library is now offering a Click and Collect service at limited stops. Regular Mobile Library users who have not been able to access library services in another way are invited to reserve up to 20 items for collection at Nimbin on Thursdays, Pottsville on Fridays or Bangalow on Saturdays. Library Members will not be able to board the truck due to COVID safe protocols and can only collect reservations or Staff Pick Packs.

View our timetable online

Ph. 02 6625 5100

Servicing some of the Shire’s smaller communities such as Federal, Ocean Shores, Suffolk Park, and Bangalow.