Published on 22 October 2015 by Eastland
Maroondah City Council's Realm offers a library, cultural, knowledge and innovation experience in one location.
Providing opportunities that, until now, have only been available in a CBD environment, Realm is a resource for the community of Melbourne's East, positioning the region as the innovation and knowledge capital.
A truly innovative Council Customer Service experience redefines the way our communities, and visitors, engage with Council through the introduction of state-of-the-art technologies and regional information services.
The 1000sqm library at Realm includes over 45,000 books, iPads, eBooks, DVDs, free e-learning programs and new touch screen technologies. Families will be delighted by the dedicated children's area with story times, children's computers, touch screen games and family seating.
Realm is also set to become a popular destination for its authors talks, youth events, film and sound recording, thought leadership forums, enterprise programs and a contemporary art space featuring regular exhibitions by leading practice artists.
The nationally significant Centre for Regional Knowledge and Innovation at Realm inspires lifelong learning and collaboration. It also features the first activated co-working space in Melbourne's outer east.
Easily accessible by train, bus, EastLink, pedestrian and cycling networks, Realm offers something for all ages and abilities.
Visit Realm and explore endless possibilities.