Recent Media Stories
Street libraries are sweeping the Hunter region - but, why has this idea become so popular? And what does it mean for local communities? Source: Pop-up street libraries sharing the joy of reading with Hunter communities - Breakfast - ABC Radio
Sarah Martin says there's no excuse not to read - now the Kendall community has a Street Library Source: Sarah Martin opens street library on Graham Street, Kendall | Camden Haven Courier
Have you been to the street library in Dunbogan? Source: Street library established on the Boulevarde, Dunbogan | Camden Haven Courier
Donated by Mission Australia, it is part of the Paint the Town REaD initiative. Source: Street library encourages reading among community | Manning River Times
Port Macquarie-Hastings Library Service is giving you the chance to win one of 10 street libraries. Source: Port Macquarie-Hastings Library Service giving away 10 street library kits | Wauchope Gazette
FREE book share to expand local estate's love of literature Source: First Street Library pops up in Rockhampton estate | Morning Bulletin
These tiny vestibules of literary happiness are popping up around Ballarat - and you can share in the word-filled joy. Source: Little street libraries are sharing literary joy with Ballarat communities | The Courier
It's a street library that Tony Abbott would definitely be proud of, and the Huntlee community welcome him to come and see it... as long as he doesn't show up in his Speedos. Source: Street library opens outside Huntlee cafe | The Maitland Mercury
Source: Parkes welcomes first Street Library | Parkes Champion-Post
Port Macquarie-Hastings Library Service is giving you the chance to win one of 10 street libraries. Source: Port Macquarie-Hastings Library Service giving away 10 street library kits | Port Macquarie News
The time machine library is making waves in Penguin. Source: Tardis book exchange appears in Penguin | The Advocate
Two book-loving friends dedicated to encouraging and promoting the Canberra region's street library network through Lil Street Libraries, are challenging the capital to establish a pop-up book exchange in every suburb by year's end. The global movement promotes...
Matraville writer Monica Lizama is sharing the wonder of reading with her neighbourhood by running a “street library” in her front garden on McCauley St. Source: Matraville writer sets up street library in front garden | News Local
Article from local paper re launch of our street library bribie Island – Street Library Incorporated Mail
Source: Article from local paper re launch of our street library bribie Island - [email protected] - Street Library Incorporated Mail
With only one week to go, you might be running low on ideas to keep the kids busy. Don't worry, we've got you covered - and you don't have to fork out a fortune. Source: Five Canberra holiday activities to get you through the last week
Wodonga TAFE’s childcare centre has joined the street library movement, offering books for the general public to borrow or keep for free Source: Kids on Campus at Wodonga TAFE sets up a street library | The Border Mail
New boat-shaped street library sets sail at Falmouth Community Centre. Source: New boat-shaped street library sets sail at Falmouth | The Examiner
Despite problems with vandalism and theft, the number of street libraries in the Canberra area has doubled in the past year and organisers are hoping to see at least one … Source: Street libraries double in Canberra with plan for one in every suburb | The RiotACT
Forbes' first street library has been installed just in time for the Christmas holidays. Source: New library in local park | Forbes Advocate
KU Donkin A new street library providing books for children and families has opened in Moss Vale outside of KU Donkin Preschool. Source: New street library opens in Moss Vale | Southern Highland News
An idea by a nine-year-old local schoolgirl has led to the creation of Ku-ring-gai's first official street library at Warrimoo Avenue in St Ives. Have you spotted a yellow box on a street near you? Or a colourful wooden hut stuffed with tempting books to leaf through?...
Gannawarra Library Service has installed a Little Street Library at the Kerang Railway Station. The Little Street Library will provide a range of free books and magazines for travellers of all ages to enjoy on their journeys. Source: Little Street Library - Gannawarra...
It's not what you would expect to find when you open a fridge. Source: Wagga Wesley Uniting Church's street library | The Daily Advertiser
Take a book, leave a book - it's up to you. Source: Innovative street library in Camden encourages community to read | Wollondilly Advertiser
Source: Ribbon cut on Arabanoo Street library | The Queanbeyan Age
Fairy Raine from Fairy Lane has opened a street library in her front yard at Capalaba | Redland City Bulletin
A street library has opened at Capalaba alongside a garden of toadstools, herbs and flowers. Source: Fairy Raine from Fairy Lane has opened a street library in her front yard at Capalaba | Redland City Bulletin
A MINI “street” library has been set up at the Hughes Community Centre by the staff at the ACT Council on the Ageing, though this one’s located in the warmth of the foyer, with plans to… Source: The warming story of an indoor ‘street’ library | Canberra...
A COLOURFUL box has brought a quirky way for Rose City bookworms to connect. Source: PRINTS CHARMING: Warwick first in community street library | Warwick Daily News
Take a book, give a book, share a book – How the Street Library movement is growing in Newcastle & The Hunter – Newy with Kids
Want to borrow or donate a book & get to know your neighbours? Get involved in a Street Library in the Newcastle region or start your own in front of your home. Source: Take a book, give a book, share a book - How the Street Library movement is growing in...
BARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton ComBARUNGA West Council and Port Broughton Community Library are taking reading to the streets. Source: Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Taking reading to the streets