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Free April school holiday activities at your local libraries

Meet the Animals, Jurassic Craft, Fossil Dig, Dino Stories, Python Coding and more!



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


Click: Be Connected

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

Latest News

Good Reading competition - win $200 worth of books

Library 1 April 2021

The City of South Perth Libraries have partnered with Good Reading Magazine to give you a chance to WIN $200 worth of books.

Join our Online Book Club

Library 9 March 2021

The City's libraries have partnered with the Western Australian Public Libraries to offer our members a free online book club.

Upcoming library and Old Mill closures

Library 16 February 2021

Manning Library, South Perth Library and the Old Mill will be closed for Staff Development on Friday 26 February 2021. Manning Library will also be closed due to construction of a new entry on Saturday 27 February 2021.

Library members can get job-ready with LinkedIn Learning

Library 15 February 2021

City of South Perth library members can now access LinkedIn Learning - a database of thousands of online courses to help participants learn in-demand skills from real-world industry experts.

South Perth Young Writers Award now open

Library 5 February 2021

Entries are now open for the South Perth Young Writers Award.

South Perth Libraries to reopen Saturday 6 February

Library 5 February 2021

South Perth and Manning Libraries will reopen on Saturday 6 February.

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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