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


Easter Weekend Closure

All branches of Cassowary Coast Libraries will be closed for the Easter long weekend:

Friday 19th April

Saturday 20th April

Sunday 21st April

Monday 22nd April


All branches will re-open at normal times on Tuesday 23rd April. Our eLibrary service will be open all weekend. Wishing you a very happy and safe Easter.



Heritage Festival: Connecting People, Places & the Past

Paintings by local artists, historic photographs and architectural plans provide an insight into how rivers, light rail and civic buildings connected the people and places of our region from the late 19th century onwards. 

On display at the Innisfail Shire Hall

18 April to 19 May

Visit our library branches and the Cardwell Bush Telegraph Museum for more Heritage Festival displays.






School Holiday Activities - April 2019

The April / Easter School holidays are here and we have lots happening at Cassowary Coast Libraries! From robotics and coding, movies for kids and teens, heaps of fun crafts as well as our regular programs of Lego-Rama, Storytime and Baby Bounce.  Bookings are essential for some activities, and children under 12 are to be accompanied by an adult. For our full programme, call in to your nearest branch and pick up our School Holidays brochure, visit us on Facebook, or see the Events Calendar



LOTE - Languages Other Than English

Whether you want to retain fluency in your first language, keep your culture alive, or develop your skills in another language, you can borrow books and dvds in other languages at every Cassowary Coast Library branch. We can help you access fiction and non-fiction books and dvds for adults and children in more than 50 languages through our bulk loan service with the State Library of Queensland. If you can't see your language, please talk to our friendly staff and we would be happy to place a request for you.  Go to our Collections page for more information.



Movies for Teens

Chill out in comfy lounges and bean bags with movie sessions just for teens at Innisfail Regional Library. See our Facebook page and Events Calendar for upcoming session details. Bookings essential.

Strictly for 12 - 17 year olds only.

Movies rated G, PG or M.

BYO snacks






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.