Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Welcome to Cassowary Coast Libraries

Cassowary Coast Libraries is a welcoming, inclusive place for all members of the community. Each branch provides comfortable reading spaces, computer and Wi-Fi access and a range of programs and services.

Cassowary Coast Libraries is a service of Cassowary Coast Regional Council. 

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Library News

 

Library Lovers Day - 14 February

Library Lovers Day is coming and we're celebrating all things library!

Take part in the ALIA Flash Fiction Story Competition - pen a 200 word story starting with There was love to be found in the library...  Terms and Conditions

To help with this, we are hosting creative writing workshops at:

Innisfail Library - 4pm Thursday 14th February

Wongaling Beach Library - 2.30pm Friday 15th February.

Cardwell Library is hosting a Book Hunt and morning tea from 10am on Wednesday 13th February.

Make your own paper rose, take part in a trivia morning and enjoy morning tea at Tully Library, starting 10.15am Thursday 14th February.

Tag your favourite book or leave a reccommendation for others  with our 'Leave one, Take one' postcards and help celebrate Library Lovers day!

 

 

Baby Bounce - resumes February

Baby bounce is a fun, early literacy program filled with music, movement, rhythm and rhyme for parents and little ones from birth to 2 years of age. 

This First Five Forever program encourages  communication,  language and social skills, and is available at all library branches.  Older siblings welcome. Call 1300 366 616 or go to the Events Calendar for session times.

Baby Bounce returns:                                                  

Cardwell              9.30 am Tuesday 5 February 2019  

Innisfail                10.30am Tuesday 5 February 2019

Tully                     10.30am Friday 8 February 2019    

Wongaling           10.30 Thursday 28 February 2019   

 

 

Story Time - resumes February

Stories, singing and craft. Foster a love of reading with our Story Time program for emerging readers and their parents and guardians. This program is available at all library branches for children age 2 - 5 years. Siblings welcome. 

Call 1300 366 616 or go to the Events Calendar for session times.

Story Time returns:                                                       

Cardwell              9.30 am Tuesday 19 February 2019 

Innisfail                10.30am Thursday 7 February 2019

Tully                     10.30am Friday 1 February 2019     

Wongaling           10.30 Tuesday 12 February 2019     

 

 

 

Aussie Driver - New to Cassowary Coast residents

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Aussie-Driver.com, a company dedicated to driver safety and education. Aussie Driver offers FREE practice driving tests based on Queensland's official driver manual. Aussie Driver is a great resource for Learners, new drivers and experienced drivers. Access to this resource is available on our eLearning page.

 

 

 

Monthly Movie  

Innisfail Regional Library hosts a free movie every month! Come for a cuppa and a chat as we compare the book and the movie. Third Friday of every month. Spaces are limited, so bookings are essential. Call 1300 366 616, and visit our Facebook page to see what movie is viewing next.

 

Movie sessions for children and teens also available during school holidays.

 

 

Library services and resources are funded by Council and the Queensland State Government. Cassowary Coast Libraries receives financial assistance from the Queensland Government through the State Library of Queensland.