Australian Reading Hour

Australian Reading Hour

Heads up (or is that heads down?) everyone! Australian Reading Hour will take place on Thursday March 9. This very special celebration was launched as part of the 2012 National Year of Reading and is now a much-loved highlight on Australia’s literary calendar.For...
Celebrating our 2022 Street Library of the Year

Celebrating our 2022 Street Library of the Year

Street Library Australia is calling on the entire Street Library community to congratulate those who made submissions for the 2022 Street Library of the Year. This years’ submissions were a delightful mix of old hands, newbies, individuals and organisations; all of...
Enriching Community with Street Library Australia

Enriching Community with Street Library Australia

One for the calendar! Encourage your community leaders to join Street Library Australia in collaboration with Place Partners for a very special webinar on Thursday February 23, 2023 at 10.30am. We will share information on how Street Libraries strengthen communities...
Gulp. Did somebody say ‘Christmas’?

Gulp. Did somebody say ‘Christmas’?

Street Libraries make fantastic gifts that literally keep on giving, not just to your loved ones, but to the wider community. More and more we’re finding that people are purchasing Street Libraries for others. At Christmas time when we tend towards over-consumption,...
Farewell, Cecile!

Farewell, Cecile!

Street Library would like to express huge gratitude and love for our outgoing GM, Cecile, who has generously poured her personality, creativity and love of books into Street Library from the organisation’s very beginning. Street Library Founder, Nic Lowe, says: “I’ve...
Dreaming with eyes open – Welcome to Book Week 2022

Dreaming with eyes open – Welcome to Book Week 2022

Dreaming with eyes open is the theme for Book Week 2022 and we are celebrating this iconic event with a 10% discount on our most popular Street Library, The Shed, for all schools, P&Cs, pre schools, childcare, and family day care centres.

Mad Hatters Tea Party

Thanks to all the volunteers this year! We held a Mad Hatters Tea Party to say thanks to our many volunteers and Street Librarians. If you couldn’t make it, perhaps we’ll see you next year? Or, you could simply have your own Tea Party to say thanks to all...
Build a Street Library this Christmas

Build a Street Library this Christmas

Looking for a unique gift this Christmas? Ever wanted to be “good on the tools” but lacking a project? Ever wanted to learn the difference between a handsaw and a drop saw? Ever wanted to give a gift of knowledge, rather than a mass produced piece of...