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School holidays at the libraries

The City's Libraries will host a range of free events and activities to keep the kids busy during the September and 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.



Updates on the City's response to the COVID situation.


Can you picture this?

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

Latest News

Get Online Week 2022

Library 19 September 2022

The City’s libraries will be participating in the national initiative Get Online Week, running from 17-23 October 2022. Free events and activities for anyone looking to improve their digital literacy.

Have the library delivered to your door

12 September 2022

If you can't get to the library, let us bring the library to you with the City's Home Reader Service.

Amethyst feather has been found

12 September 2022

Another lucky feather was at Manning Library, with a young reader receiving an on-the-spot prize for locating the amethyst feather.

Hoopla - Interactive stories for kids

12 September 2022

Enjoy unlimited streaming for seven days with hoopla BingePass and your library membership.

Do you need help with your tax?

30 August 2022

South Perth Libraries are offering a free and confidential service supported by the Australian Tax Office through a network of accredited community volunteers.

Free online author event, Tuesday 20 September

30 August 2022

Free online author event with with award winning West Australian author Holden Sheppard and his latest book, The Brink.

Win $200 worth of books

30 August 2022

Your chance to win $200 worth of books thanks to Good Reading Magazine. The competition closes 5.30pm, Friday 23 September 2022

Ex-Bo 2022 at Box Gallery, Manning

Library 16 August 2022

A new exhibition titled Ex-Bo 2022 has opened at Box Gallery, Manning and will be on display to the community until 26 November 2022.

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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 Cres, Manning