Tomaree Library and Community Centre

Venue Address: Tomaree Library and Community Centre, 7 Community Close, Salamander Bay

Phone number: 02 4988 0670

Email Address:

Opening Hours:
9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday
9am to 12pm, Saturday

Fax: 02 4988 0224

Tomaree Library is adjacent to the Salamander Bay Shopping Centre and was established in 2000. A meeting room, study rooms, an external courtyard and many comfortable chairs and lounges are available for reading and relaxation. The library offers a full range of services including free internet and wi-fi access as well as photocopying, scanning, printing and faxing.

Community Centre

The Community Centre (TLACC) is a multi-purpose venue housing the Tomaree Library, as well as 6 meeting or function rooms that can accommodate from 2 to 100 people. In the heart of Salamander, the Centre is surrounded by parking and is just a short walk from public transport.

A range of permanent and casual tenants, groups, services and activities operate from the Centre on a regular basis. These include library, recreation and social activities, healthy lifestyle, spiritual, educational, cultural and hobby groups.

Community Facility Use Agreement and Conditions of Hire

To ensure our community halls remain in good condition, hirers are asked to complete an Application for Facility Hire and abide by the Terms and Conditions of Facility Hire. The Community Facility Use Agreement is an arrangement between the hall contact officer.

The following groups and services currently operate from the Tomaree Library and Community Centre.

Casual tenants

African Drum and Dance

Anytime Fitness

Aware Super

Bay Fit Seniors Fitness ClassesEco NetworkFellowship of Australian Writers
Kirkwood's Institute of KarateMad Monday QuiltersMambo – Wanda Wetland Landcare Committee

Max Employment

Meditate in Newcastle

Multi-cultural Social group

Parkinson's Support Group

NSW Trustee and Guardian

Seaside Singers

University of the Third Age

YogaZumba Fitness

Permanent tenants

Disability Services Australia Employment Services

Tomaree Neighbourhood Centre

Port Stephens Historical Society

Port Stephens FM

Port Stephens Library

Salamander Child Care Centre

Tomaree Family History Group Nelson Bay

Care of Port Stephens Youth (COPSY)