Sweeping lines of wide overhanging eaves and sloping wall surfaces that appear to float over the ground this library fits happily into its environment. internally it possesses an atmosphere that is at once restful and yet sufficiently animated to appeal to children and adults.

Construction Review 1974


















photos :  ©  Harry Sowden
photos :  ©  et



client :   St Kilda Council

engineers:   K. Sellick  & Associates

mechanical engineers:   Jewell & Partners 

quantity surveyors:   Rider Hunt & Partners

builder :   Notkin Construction