Welcome to the City of South Perth Libraries


Interactive and creative workshops to educate and entertain

South Perth Libraries will host a range of free events and activities to keep the kids busy during the September/October school holidays.


Click: Be Connected

The City's libraries are offering free digital literacy training for seniors at both Manning and South Perth libraries.


Can you picture this?

Find out more about the proposed Recreation and Aquatic Facility (RAF)

Latest News

Libraries closed on Friday 17 September for staff development

Library 6 September 2021

South Perth and Manning Library will be closed for staff development on Friday 17 September 2021.

Scrublands available for free download

Library 31 August 2021

From 1-15 September, members can enjoy Australian author Chris Hammer’s award-winning crime novel Scrublands as an ebook or audiobook for free.

Australia Reads Read-a-thon

News Update 27 August 2021

Join the City's Libraries for a Read-a-thon to celebrate the national Australia Reads campaign on Thursday 12 November.

Ex-Bo 2021 at Box Gallery, Manning

Library 11 August 2021

A new exhibition titled Ex-Bo 2021 has opened at Box Gallery, Manning and will be on display to the community until 6 November 2021.

Get Job Ready with Alison Bannister

Library 10 August 2021

The City's libraries are excited to welcome Alison Bannister to share her tips and tricks for seeking work and maximising the chances of gaining employment.

2021 Census is coming

Library 5 August 2021

The 2021 Census will take place on Tuesday 10 August. An ABS staff member will be available at the City's libraries and computers will be available for online survey completion.

COVID restrictions lifted for Perth and Peel

Library 12 July 2021

City facilities and services have resumed normal operation.

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South Perth Library

  • Phone 9474 0800
  • Opening Hours Monday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Tuesday 9.30am-7pm
    Wednesday 9.30am-7pm
    Thursday 9.30am-7pm
    Friday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Saturday 10am-4pm
    Sunday CLOSED
  • Address Cnr South Tce & Sandgate St, South Perth

Manning Library

  • Phone 9474 0822
  • Opening Hours Monday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Tuesday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Wednesday 9.30am-7pm
    Thursday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Friday 9.30am-5.30pm
    Saturday 10am-4pm
    Sunday CLOSED
  • Address 2 Conochie Crescent, Manning