About Linwood Library and Customer Service Hub at Eastgate

Linwood Library and Customer Service Hub at Eastgate is located upstairs at Eastgate Mall. Access the library using stairs near the food court, the escalator near the main entrance or the lift by Postie Plus. Eastgate is located on the intersection of Buckleys Road and Linwood Avenue, Christchurch.

Opening hours


  • The Orbiter and number 5, 80, 140, and 155 bus routes stop nearby. See the Metroinfo timetables for more information.
  • Metrocard top-up service is available at the CCC service desk Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, and from library staff at other times during library opening hours.
  • Free parking is available at Eastgate Mall. Please note: a three hour limit applies.

Services and facilities

NZ Post Shop

NZ Post services are available from the Linwood Service Centre, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
You can

  • Post a parcel/drop off
  • Purchase postage
  • Pay a Bill & ID Applications
  • Post a letter

Computers and Technology



Our collection includes more than 50,000 items including:


Eastgate sign

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Te Kete Wānanga o Ihutai

About our Māori name