Tote Building and Neighbourhood Service Centre

Neighbourhood Service Centre

The historic Tote Building is home to Green Square’s Neighbourhood Service Centre where residents can talk to our friendly staff about rates, parking permits, waste collection and other local issues.

This stylish heritage building boasts polished timber floorboards, air-conditioning, exposed timber trusses and suspended lighting.

Our function rooms are available to hire for private functions, community meetings, classes, rehearsals, seminars and training sessions.


Located in the historic Tote Building, Green Square Library offers a fast-growing collection of books and daily newspapers for your reading pleasure.

Become a member by completing an online application or filling out a form when you visit. It’s free to join.

Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 10am–6pm
Saturday: 10am–4pm
Closed Sundays and public holidays

Loans, returns and renewals

You can borrow up to 30 items for up to 3 weeks. Renewals are available online or via email at You can also telephone or drop in to the branch. The after-hours return chute is on Joynton Avenue near the main entrance.


  • Constantly changing collection of books, CDs and DVDs
  • Wide selection of magazines and newspapers
  • Free wifi
  • Public access computer.

Popular programs

A weekly lap-sit program for babies that combines rhymes, music, singing and puppets to develop early literacy skills. Suitable for 0–2 year olds.

A weekly storytelling and craft session for preschoolers that fosters a love of reading and develops literacy skills and social interaction in readiness for school. Suitable for 3–5 year olds.

Bilingual Storytime
A weekly storytelling and craft activities session for preschoolers. Stories are read in Mandarin and English. Suitable for 3–5 year olds.

See what’s happening at Green Square Library.

Green Square Library

100 Joynton Avenue

Zetland NSW 2017

02 9288 5010