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National Science Week 2020

South Perth Libraries will host a series of free National Science Week events from 15-23 August 2020.


2020 Tax Help Program

Do you need help with you tax? South Perth Libraries are offering a free and confidential service supported by the Australian Tax Office.


Restrictions have now been eased at City libraries

Opening hours for South Perth and Manning libraries are back to normal.



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


Events at your library

Events and programs at South Perth and Manning Library are gradually resuming.

Latest News

Protect yourself from scams

News Update 12 August 2020

Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft at a free Scam Awareness Week seminar.

Do you need help with your tax?

News Update 10 August 2020

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

Knitter Knatter resumes this week 5 August

News Update 3 August 2020

Knitter Natter is a self-run knitting and crocheting club for people of all skill levels.

Words with Wine - Don Gordon

Media Release 22 July 2020

Join local author Don Gordon as he explains why trust and care are the foundations of leadership success, while talking about his book From Technocrat to Leader.

Introducing Beamafilm

News Update 21 July 2020

Stream hundreds of documentaries, independent films and educational videos for free using the library’s latest online service, Beamafilm.

A new way to attend library events

News Update 21 July 2020

If you are new to the world of online communications and events and would like to learn more or increase your skills and knowledge, South Perth Libraries are here to support you.

Library loans and renewals back to normal

News Update 13 July 2020

The loan period is 21 days with 5 automatic renewals, except when items have been placed on reserve for others.

New library books

News Update 12 June 2020

The libraries have received hundreds of new books, ready to be reserved and taken home today!

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