Your Community Library Officers in Batchelor are Prue King, Nanette Gillies, and Rex Wright. These friendly officers will greet you on Friday evenings from 3:00pm to 5:30pm and on Sunday afternoons from 1:00pm to 4:30pm. Residents and visitors are welcome to come and spend time in the Library during these hours. A quiet reading corner is available for readers to take advantage of the airconditioning and sit in the cool. Internet access is available during Community Library hours and a great collection of videos, DVDs, magazines, newspapers and fiction and non-fiction books, including a range of Indigenous books. Children are welcome and a monthly competition is held to foster their talents, plus a range of junior books and games are available. We now also have a great D-space for the kids which has xbox, ipads and many other 'cool' things.



The Adelaide River Community library is located at the Adelaide River Area School. Hilary Brett is your friendly Community Library Officer in Adelaide River and she would enjoy your company at the Library on Thursday afternoons from 3.30pm to 6.30pm, Friday afternoons from 3.30pm - 6.30pm and Saturday mornings 9.00am - 2.00pm. Council admin services are available at the Adelaide River Library.


The Batchelor and Adelaide River Community Libraries operate under and Agreement between Coomalie Community Government Council, NT Libraries, Batchelor Institute and Adelaide River Primary School.

For up-to-date library information, contact your local community library