Introduction to the Mathoura Library

The Mathoura branch of the Central Murray Regional Library is located within the Mathoura Visitor & Business Centre, south of Deniliquin on the Cobb Highway.


Location and appearance

The Mathoura Visitor & Business Centre is set in a picturesque park on the main highway (Cobb Hwy) that passes through the Mathoura township. There is ample car and bus parking, disabled access to the centre and disabled toilets located both inside and outside the centre. The striking, architect designed building won the best Small Commercial Project award at the 2003 regional awards for the Housing Industry Association.



In addition to Library services, the Centre offers the following services

Visitor information

Bendigo Bank

Internet access

Local art, crafts & preserves

Wine tasting

Heritage & Local history displays

Monthly art displays

Serviced office for travelling business people

Conference room & facilities

Business/secretarial support

Centrelink access point

Medicare claim booth

ATO & other government information

Murray River Council branch


Staff and volunteers

The Centre has two full time staff members (Manager & Assistant Manager), one casual staff and twenty volunteers; all from a wide range of experiences and backgrounds. The volunteers have enabled the Centre to be open 7 days a week, including public holidays.


Community engagement

Mathoura Visitor & Business Centre is managed by Murray Shire Council. The centre runs youth activities, group tours, training and works collaboratively with local events committees, job network providers and registered training companies. A close relationship is maintained with Chamber of Commerce, Business Enterprise Centre and Lead On.


Opening hours

Monday to Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm

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Monday to Friday

8:30am to 4:30pm

23 Moama Street (Cobb Hwy) 


Phone: 03 5884 3730

Fax:  03 5884 3720

There is an after-hours return chute available