Wellington City Libraries

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Te Whare Pukapuka o Te Māhanga Karori Library

Contact Details

Address 247 Karori Road
New Zealand
Phone (04) 476 8413
Fax (04) 476 7805
Email Karori Library email
Karori Library at night

Karori Library Catalogue

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Virtual Tour of Karori Library

Karori Library Opening Hours

Day Hours
Monday 9:30am-6pm
Tuesday 9:30am-6pm
Wednesday 9:30am-6pm
Thursday 9:30am-8pm
Friday 9:30am-6pm
Saturday 9:30am-4pm

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Bus Routes

  • Bus Route 2: Seatoun - Miramar - Wellington - Karori. High frequency route, Monday to Sunday early till late
  • Bus Route 18e: Miramar - Kilbirnie - Wellington Hospital - Kelburn - Karori. Runs Monday to Sunday, hourly (more frequently at peak times) until early evening
  • Bus Route 21: Courtenay Place - Kelburn - Karori (Wrights Hill). Standard route, Monday to Sunday morning till late
  • Bus Routes 33/34: Brandon Street, Wellington - Karori South/Karori West. Peak routes, Monday to Friday mornings and afternoons
  • Bus Route 37: Brandon Street, Wellington - Kelburn - Karori (Wrights Hill) via The Terrace. Peak route, Monday to Friday

For more information on bus times, routes and fares please call the Metlink Service Centre on 0800 801-700.


There is 2 hour parking at Karori Mall, in Beauchamp Street and in the Recreation Centre carpark (behind the library).

There are also four disabled parks in the Recreation Centre carpark. Parking is 30mins outside the front of the Mall, and 60mins along the Main Road and in Parkvale Road.

Library Entrance

Situated on Karori Road, next to the pedestrian crossing and Mobil service station.

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