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New SPEAK app available

Just released - a new free language development app from the Queensland Government – SPEAK. It is now available for download for iPad/iPhone and Android to help parents, carers and educators to support and nurture language development in children from 0-6 years of age...

Richard Flanagan wins Man Booker Prize for 2014

Tasmanian author Richard Flanagan has won one of the world's most prestigious literary prizes, the 2014 Man Booker, for his masterpiece of love and death, The Narrow Road to the Deep North...

It's here - BorrowBox – your library in one app!!

Bestselling eBooks and eAudiobooks now available from Casssowary Coast Libraries with BorrowBox from Bolinda Digital...

Book of the Year Awards 2014

The winners of the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) annual awards for Australian children's books have been announced...

e-newsletters

Here is our latest Council Connect enewsletter:  September 2014 Council Connect To see earlier enewsletters, please scroll down the page. You can subscribe to Council...

Contract Awarded to Build the New Innisfail Library

Council has awarded a $4 million construction contract to local company Allan Sultana Constructions to build a three-level regional library at Allan Maruff House on Rankin St.

Innisfail Library has Moved!

We've temporarily moved the library to the corner of Rankin and Grace streets - to make way for a redevelopment of Allan Maruff House into a three-level library building....

Innisfail Library: State Government Confirms $2M Commitment

Plans for the new Innisfail Regional Library are progressing well. Tenders are expected to be called in May/June. "Read More" for an update, and a Library Factsheet with frequently-asked questions.

Landmark Meeting for Innisfail Library & Mission Beach Pool

Two long-awaited projects - a new Innisfail regional library & a Mission Beach aquatic centre - will be progressed after unanimous support from councillors.

Free help to use the web

A free online guide presented by State Library of Queensland and supported by OPAL funding is available to help you use web technologies...

Homework help

Having trouble with homework? Wish you could access a tutor at the click of a button? WISH GRANTED!! Check out this free online tutoring service being offered by Cassowary Coast Libraries and Tutoring Australasia.