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‘Click and collect’ expanded

Written on September 20, 2021 at 12:15 pm, by

From Monday 20 September 2021 our ‘click and collect’ service will operate Mondays to Fridays between 11.00am and 4.00pm. Please contact us on 9510 3393, 0432 012 118 or email for further details. You must reside within a 10 km radius of the PMI in order to utilise ‘click and collect’ but we canContinue Reading

Issue with PMI telephone landline

Written on August 5, 2021 at 9:47 am, by

Due to NBN technical issues our landline (9510 3393) is not working at present. In the meantime you can contact us on 0432 012 118 or email At this stage we are anticipating that the fault will be fixed by Tuesday 8 August 2021.

COVID-19 update

Written on July 15, 2021 at 6:11 pm, by

Due to State Government restrictions announced Thursday 15 July 2021 the PMI will be closed from 4.30pm until restrictions are eased. We will keep you informed when we are able to reopen our doors. In the meantime keep connected with us through: Email: 0432 012 118Webpage: @PMILibraryTwitter: @PMILibraryInstagram: PMI_Victorian_History_LibraryBlog: 

COVID-19 update and library hours on Friday 9 July 2021

Written on July 8, 2021 at 12:37 pm, by

On Friday 9 July 2021 the PMI will close between 11.00am and 2.30pm. Please note that despite the easing of restrictions relating to masks, these will be still need to be worn in the library at all times as we are a public space.

COVID update – Friday 11 June 2021

Written on June 11, 2021 at 3:57 pm, by

COVID update The PMI will be reopening at 9.30am on Tuesday 15 June 2021. Please note that masks must be worn at all times unless you have a medical exemption. Our normal hours are Tuesdays to Fridays 9.30am to 4.30pm with Mondays only available for ‘click and collect’. Thank you.

COVID update

Written on June 4, 2021 at 7:57 am, by

In line with updated greater metropolitan Melbourne restrictions the PMI will be closed until the updated restrictions are lifted. During this time we are offering a ‘click and collect’ service which must be pre-booked. Contact us on 0432 012 118 or

COVID update

Written on May 27, 2021 at 1:42 pm, by

Following the announcement of the seven day circuit breaker lockdown by the State Government today the PMI will close at 4.3pm on Thursday 27 May and reopen on Friday 4 June at 9.30am. If the situation improves in the coming days and restrictions are eased we may reopen earlier on reduced hours and/or a ‘clickContinue Reading

2020 AGM rescheduled

Written on May 27, 2021 at 11:28 am, by

Our 2020 AGM has been rescheduled to Wednesday 16 June 2021 commencing at 6.00pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom due to the current COVID situation in Melbourne and Victoria. The Zoom link is Following the AGM we will be holding a Zoom trivia night at 7.30pm using the same Zoom link forContinue Reading

Postponement of the AGM

Written on May 26, 2021 at 12:33 pm, by

Due to the rapidly escalating COVID situation in Greater Melbourne and Victoria tonight’s AGM has been postponed. The decision was not made lightly with the health and safety of our members and guests and prudent risk management being seriously considered. A revised date and notice will be circulated shortly. We apologise for the late notice.Continue Reading

Changes to opening hours

Written on May 21, 2021 at 10:30 am, by

Please note from Monday 24 May 2021 our opening hours will be as follows: – Mondays – closed but ‘click and collect’ is available. Please contact us for further details. – Tuesdays 9.30am to 4.30pm– Wednesdays 9.30am to 4.30pm– Thursdays 9.30am to 4.30pm– Fridays 9.30am to 4.30pm– Saturdays – closed– Sundays – closed