George Brooks Library and Learning Centre Open Days

The library provides reference material for many makes of cars and motorcycles, and include parts catalogues, repair guides, tool catalogues, sales brochures, motoring fiction, travelogues, marque specific publications, historical reference books, owner’s manuals, instruction books, mechanical engineering reference books, restoration guides, automobile encyclopaedias and registration details.

In addition, there are large collections of periodicals ranging from inexpensive weekly motoring and trade journals, to the popular monthly motoring and motorcycling magazines, and bound journals. These cover a diverse range of topics from sales and marketing to motorsport, club magazines and newsletters, race programs, general interest and technical and trade magazines.

Bookings not required

Event Details


Venue information

  • Companion card accepted
  • Partial wheelchair access

Event type

Open day

Dates and times

Every Tue in May, 11am-3pm


National Motor Museum, Shannon St, Birdwood


Per Person: Free with museum admission


Bookings not required


National Motor Museum
8568 4000
motor [at]

Accessibility information

Wheelchair access available to ground floor of Library only. Full wheelchair access to Learning Centre.