Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Welcome to Cassowary Coast Libraries

Customers are asked to provide name and contact details to assist Qld Health with contact tracing if required.  Social distancing measures apply, with 1 person per 2m2 permitted in 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.

Library News


School Holiday Fun! 

We have a jam-packed calendar of events for children of all ages! The wildly popular Makerspace is back, with hands-on learning and creative ways to design, experiment, build and invent. Create your own christmas decorations, origami dinosaur, sculptures, craft activities, robotics and more!

Bookings are essential - call us on 1300 366 616. See our programme for more information:

Week 1 :  14 - 18 December

Week 2 :   4 - 8 January

Week 3 : 11 - 15 January

Week 4 : 18 - 22 January



Summer Reading Club - starts 1st December

Discover new and exciting ways to keep reading these summer holidays with Summer Reading Club. This year's theme is 'Tales of Wonder'

Come into any Cassowary Coast Library at Cardwell, Innisfail, Mission Beach and Tully and collect your free Summer Reading Club Take Away pack! Each pack contains reading challenge sheets, compeitions, craft and other fun activities!

The Summer Reading Club program is a free program delived by public libraries that aims to encourage a love of reading and literacy skill development amongst children and young people during the summer school holidays.



Libby - the one-tap Library app. Powered by OverDrive

Meet Libby, the one-tap reading app that offers a fun, user-friendly alternative platform to access our OverDrive digital library. Same great service, and a fresh new way to access e-books and e-audiobooks. Libby offers a ground-breaking e-book reader and beautiful audiobook player. Sign in to Libby with your library card and pin (your date of birth as an 8 digit number DDMMYYYY).





Ancestry Library Edition available from home until 31 March

State Library of Queensland have extended external access to Ancestry Library Edition until then end of March! Normally only available from the library branch, customers are now able to create an eMembership with State Library of Queensland to access this service from home!

For more information about Ancestry Library Edition, go to our eResources page.


To access this service, you will need to create a free State Library of Queensland Online Membership







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.