Titahi Bay Library

Welcome to Titahi Bay Library┬á­čží at 18a Whitehouse Bay Rd, Titahi Bay.

Welcome to Titahi Bay Library┬á­čží at 18a Whitehouse Bay Rd, Titahi Bay.

Titahi Bay Library is our newest library, and is still growing up!

Location and contact

Phone (04) 236 7343
Email porirualibrary@poriruacity.govt.nz (Subject line: Titahi Bay library)
Address 18a Whitehouse Road, Titahi Bay
Hours Mon 10am-1pm, Tue 10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm, Wed 10am-1pm, Thu 2pm - 5pm, Fri 10am-1pm

What's on at Titahi Bay Library

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Ukulele Fun

[Library group events POSTPONED till Alert level 1- then its back to.. ] Want to learn to play the ukulele in a fun, relaxed way, head down to the Titahi Bay Library.

[ POSTPONED till Alert level 1- then its back to.. ] Titahi Bay Library, Thursday 3.30 -4.00pm

Child doing crafts with parent


For preschoolers and primary schoolers Come any time, and ask the librarian for the day's craft activity. It will be a simple, self-managed activity.

Sally and Gina - A-Long Hot Summer Story Festival


Library staff will be ready to roll with a story on request. Busy families don't always have the time for a story, and like to use our tiny space for their own browsing. If you'd like a story, just ask!

Opening hours

Monday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am - 1.00pm, and 2pm - 5pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Thursday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays Closed

Public Holiday closing hours

Labour Day Monday 25th October, 2021 closed
Christmas Break Saturday 25th - 31st December, 2021 closed
New Year Break Saturday 1st -9th January, 2022 closed

Other services

Free wi-fi (Porirua Free)

Free internet access: one computer is available for accessing the internet. Permission from an adult caregiver is needed, for people under 16y to use the internet.

  • Colour printing and photocopying is available, A4 size only
  • Black and white A4: 20c per page
  • Colour photocopying A4: $1 per page.

Are you unable to easily leave your house, due to ill health, permanent disability , recent surgery, or last stages of pregnancy? We can help. We will select books or audiobooks on your behalf, and deliver them to and collect them from your home.┬á There is no charge for this service. ­čĹëDo you meet one of these housebound criteria?

Take a quick tour of the library

We have two rooms : the children's space - with nooks for quiet reading, and mobile shelving to create floor space for programmes.

Main room

The main room of the library, which houses general fiction and non-fiction, DVDs, council resources, magazines, the daily newspaper, free access to the internet, and a table and chair with a view.