Administration

Winter School Holiday Activities, July 2022

July 11, 2022 Uncategorised
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The July 2022 Berri Barmera Library Service Children’s School Holiday Activity Guide is out now! There are plenty of great and fun activities for children and families to do.  Download a copy here! If you want to see what is on in the across our Council area, take a look at the Berri Barmera Council […]

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Berri Library closed today, Monday 8th November 2021 due to storm damage

November 8, 2021 Uncategorised

The Berri Library received a lot of water damage due to the storm that hit the Riverland on Saturday afternoon so will be closed to the public today (Monday). We had all the drains around the building blocked by runoff debris and the water then pooled and came into the library through our front and […]

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Library and Council Christmas Holiday Closure for December 2020 and January 2021

December 15, 2020 Uncategorised
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Berri Barmera Libraries (and Council offices) will be closed from 2pm on Thursday 24th December 2020 and opening again on Monday 4th January 2021. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers for the continued support they have given us in 2020 (despite COVD-19!) and we wish you all a safe […]

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Berri Barmera Council Summer School Holiday Guide 2020/21 available now!

December 15, 2020 Uncategorised
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We’ve just released our annual Berri Barmera Council Summer School Holiday Guide for 2020/21 and a copy has been distributed to all families with kindergarten and primary school aged children in our Council area.  It doesn’t matter if you are a local or a visitor to our beautiful region, the guide will give you something […]

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Berri Library Closed for 1 day on Wednesday 16th December 2020

December 8, 2020 Uncategorised
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The Berri Library will be closed for 1 day on Wednesday 16th December due to a scheduled power outage as part of the Glossop High School Consolidation Building Project. We will re-open Thursday 17th December 2020 at 8:30am. We apologise for any inconvenience that this day of closure causes.

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COVID-19 Library Activities and Services

July 28, 2020 Uncategorised

Latest Update (23 June 2022): Most services have resumed at our libraries, although some have not returned to pre-pandemic levels of operation.  Please be aware that mask wearing is not mandatory but customers are urged to use hand sanitiser regularly and please maintain 1.5m distancing with others. Update (28 July 2021): Berri Barmera Council libraries […]

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Berri Barmera Council Libraries set to re-open for limited public access

May 14, 2020 Uncategorised

When we will open? We are pleased to announce that we are re-opening our libraries for public access under the current State Government three-step approach to lifting the COVID-19 restrictions across South Australia. The Berri Library, because it is a joint use library that also services school clients from Glossop High School, will open for […]

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Library services temporarily suspended at Berri Barmera Council

March 23, 2020 Uncategorised

Just to let you know that all Council’s offices will be closed to face to face contact effective from 5:00pm tonight (23 March 2020). Council’s 2 libraries located in Berri and Barmera will be closed for face to face public contact. Berri Library, due to being joint use with the Department for Education, will remain […]

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How Berri Barmera libraries are responding to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

March 18, 2020 Uncategorised

Just to let all our customers know that our libraries are still open for borrowing and returning books and other resources, as well as photocopying/scanning and computer access.  We would like staff and customers to take the “Simple steps to help stop the spread” and employ the social distancing recommendations of 1.5m. We are temporarily […]

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Lego Club at Barmera Library every Thursday 4-5pm during school term time

February 5, 2020 Uncategorised
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The Lego Club program at Barmera Library has been consistently well attended since starting in October 2019. If you’d like to see what the children have been creating, check out the great Lego display behind the Barmera Library front counter. We have received many positive comments from parents and caregivers on this new Lego initiative […]

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