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June 2020

City facilities and services to reopen this weekend

Library 3 June 2020

The City is preparing to reopen a range of facilities and services following the State Government’s announcement last week about phase three easing of restrictions.


Get up close with the birds in your backyard

News Update 2 June 2020

Enjoy the winter sun and take part in this year's Birds in Backyard survey.

May 2020

Libraries to open with modified services

Library 15 May 2020

From Monday 18 May 2020, South Perth and Manning libraries will reopen under revised conditions with a limit of 20 people at any time, physical distancing and hygiene practices in place.


Children's Literature Champions

14 May 2020

Meet our four fantastic Children's Literature Champions for 2020


Making History Map

News Update 7 May 2020

The City’s Local History team is working on a project called the Making History Map, to record a snapshot of what it’s like to live though a global health pandemic.


Words with Wine Online - Isobelle Carmody

News Update 7 May 2020

Join author Isobelle Carmody for the latest ONLINE Words with Wine event at 7pm, Wednesday 27 May.


Online Short Story Workshop for young writers

News Update 4 May 2020

Fabulous local author Cristy Burne will be jumping online and sharing her tips and tricks for writing strong short stories.


Challenge yourself with Minecraft

News Update 4 May 2020

Librarycraft is a WA based online space for young people, featuring multi worlds and build competitions with great prizes up for grabs.

April 2020

Young Writers Award - entries extended

News Update 21 April 2020

Don’t forget to get your entry in for the South Perth Young Writers Award. Entries have been extended until 4pm, Saturday 2 May 2020.


Words with Wine heads online

Library 17 April 2020

Join us for our first ONLINE Words with Wine event on Wednesday 29 April.