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July 2024

New artwork unveiled at Manning Library celebrates ‘Wonders Inside’

Library 18 July 2024

Manning Library welcomes a captivating new public artwork by local artist and children’s book illustrator Chris Nixon.


Local artists set to inspire at City libraries this winter

Library 12 July 2024

Local artists David Ledger and Jessica Holliday were chosen to create two Live Art Studios in the City’s libraries this July and August as part of Evolve: Arts, Events, and Culture Winter Program.


Dedicated quiet space at South Perth Library

Library 12 July 2024

South Perth Library has transformed its eConnect room into a dedicated Quiet Working Room.


Manning Library closing early on Friday 5 July

Library 4 July 2024

Manning Library will close at 2.30pm on Friday 5 July due to staff shortages.

June 2024

South Perth Library eConnect room upgrade from 24 June 2024

Library 14 June 2024

The South Perth Library eConnect room will be transformed into a dedicated quiet study space and will be unavailable from Monday 24 June until Friday 29 June 2024.

New eResource - LOTE4Kids

Library 7 June 2024

LOTE4Kids is a fantastic new eResource supporting language learning for children.


Win $200 worth of books

Library 7 June 2024

Enter online for a chance to win $200 worth of selected books from Good Reading – The home for book lovers.

May 2024

Live update: Online services restored

News Update 31 May 2024

The City has completed system maintenance and all online services have now been restored.

Scheduled maintenance for online services

News Update 30 May 2024

From 7.30pm tonight, the City will be conducting system maintenance and all online services will not be available until 9am Friday 31 May. For any urgent matters please call 9474 0777 or for non-urgent matters email

New library opening hours

Library 29 May 2024

Effective Monday 27 May 2024 the City of South Perth Libraries will be changing opening hours at both branches.