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No matter where you’re based in Porirua there is a library near you that offers a full range of books, and other materials.

Visit Porirua Library to find your next book, borrow the latest magazines, take part in storytime, or explore our history.

#DiscoverPorirua - art, events, great coffee and kai, beaches, walks and bike rides. Let us take you on a tour of our city.  Mā te wā.

Porirua Central Library

The City Centre Library is situated on Parumoana Street, in the same complex as Pātaka Art + Museum, is centrally located in the heart of Porirua.  

Cannons Creek Library

Cannon's Creek Library is a small community library located at 18 Warspite Ave, just across the road from Cannons Creek School.

Pukerua Bay Library

Pukerua Bay Library is a small and friendly library located in 6A Wairaka Road (down a driveway and next to a playground). 

Titahi Bay Library

After more than a year of closure Titahi Bay Library opened on 9 December 2019 in a new location (18a Whitehouse Road).

Whitby Library

Whitby Library is located to the left of the Whitby Shopping Centre and is directly opposite Adventure Park, is a modern community library.

City Centre Library entrance

Entrance to the City Centre Library

A place for all seasons
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