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Gift membership

From kids to grandparents, from students to culture lovers - everyone will love the gift of a State Library Victoria membership. Gift your nearest and dearest a world of tailored benefits in three easy steps.

1. Buy

Purchase the tailored membership experience you would like to gift in a one-off online payment.

2. Gift

Once the payment is made you can choose to send an email with the gift voucher straight to the recipient, or have it emailed to yourself to gift at your discretion.

3. Activate

The recipient can easily activate their new membership online with information provided on the gift voucher. Their one-year membership begins on the day of activation.

Cultural membership

Priority to book the best seats at select programs & events

Exclusive behind-the-scenes experiences, including VIP tours

Invitation to an annual members' event, with bubbles

Free three-month digital subscription to The Saturday Paper.

Family membership

Two complimentary tickets for school holiday programs

Member-only experiences at select family programs & events

Member pricing on kids’ lunch packs at Mr Tulk cafe

Special offers from Library partners.

Student membership

Career-building speaker & networking events

Guided Library induction with Library experts

Dedicated SWOTVAC student zone

Extended booking access to meeting rooms.

Reward your curiosity with State Library Victoria membership

Gift your nearest and dearest a world of tailored benefits, designed to nourish cultural lovers, entertain families and support students.

Each gift membership includes all the benefits of a Library Access membership, as well as discounts all year round at Readings State Library and Mr Tulk café, early bird booking benefits to our programs and events, member-only offers and more.


Contact us

Have questions or feedback about Membership, or need a hand joining up? Contact our friendly staff by sending us your inquiry. You can also email or phone, or talk to us when you visit the Library.

Send us your inquiry
Email [email protected]
Phone 03 8664 7000