Better Beginnings

Better Beginnings

Better Beginnings has useful information on the benefits of reading to babies, as well as links to other helpful sites.

Visit the Better Beginnings website.


eReading Room for Kids

The Overdrive website filtered to show only kid friendly eBooks and eAudiobooks. 

Visit the eReading Room for kids website.


StoryBox Library

An library of Australian Children's Literature presented through film and storytellers.

Visit the Storybox Library website or download the app via the App Store or Google Play.

ABC kids

ABC Kids

Craft ideas, recipes, games, TV shows and printable pictures for colouring.

Visit the  ABC Kids website.


Busy Things

A resource for the early years that includes more than 115 fun learning activities to help children learn important skills.  

Visit the Busy Things website.

Good Reading for Kids website

Good Reading for Kids

Good Reading is passionate about encouraging kids to read books.

Visit the  Good Reading for Kids website.


The City has partnered with a number of local governments to create LibraryCraft, a Minecraft server with multiple worlds for WA players aged between 7-17 years old. This creative world will keep young people busy and their minds active, with exciting challenges and monthly competitions to win. 

To join, fill in the form online at LibraryCraft.



LOTE for Kids allows kids to enjoy the magic of books in LOTE (Languages Other Than English). There are 1650+ digital books available in 50+ languages.

Kids can also watch each LOTE title translated and narrated in English to help with reading and literacy development.

All you need to access LOTE for Kids is your library membership card number.

Apple-app-store. Google-play-store




The City's Libraries encourage smart, safe, and responsible use of online services and digital technologies in the community. 

Visit the eSafety tips and hints website eSafety website.


Student Box


Materials and information relating to Years 11 and 12 including an overview of the changes to the WACE and course materials, syllabus and support material documents and the WACE Manual.

Visit the WACE website.


Good Reading Young Adult

Good Reading Young Adults Magazine

Good Reading’s site for Young Adults is now being updated with new content twice a month. You can send in your book reviews, poetry and short stories.

Visit the  Good Reading Young Adults website.