​​​​​​​​COVID-19 Update

New Zealand is currently responding to COVID-19.

While the library may be closed, and some services have changed, the team are continuing to come up with innovative and creative solutions on how they can continue to bring the Opotiki Library to you. They're also working on plans for a gradual re-opening of the Library under Alert Level 2. We'll update our communications to you when these plans are finalised.

​You can still contact the library staff on 027 807 3990 or email You can also use the Kotui website​ or the Opotiki Library app and keep in touch by following the Library's Facebook page​.​

For information on the current status of other Council services and facilities please view our COVID-19 page​. We appreciate your patience and understanding during these challenging times. 


The library is open from 9am to 5pm Monday - Friday and 9am to 1pm on Saturdays.

You can phone the library on 07 3156170 or email

The library has free internet terminals available for 30min sessions. Our free wifi is available 24/7 in the immediate vicinity of the library.

Opotiki District Library has an online portal where you can browse catalogues, download ebooks and audio books, manage your account, view online research resources, place items on hold, check out library news and learn about upcoming events including our popular holiday programmes. 

Story time is held every Monday morning at 10am.

Click here to visit the Opotiki District Library​ website.

Header image: Tui in Kauri courtesy Heather Hunt​​

Page reviewed: 25 May 2020 9:56am