New Farm Library for Families | Review

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Where is New Farm Library?

New Farm Library is located at 135 Sydney Street, New Farm.  You can contact them on (07) 3403 1062.

New Farm Library Facilities & Resources

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The facilities at New Farm Library include:

  • After hours chute
  • Books
  • Chinese collection
  • Council information
  • Digital resources
  • DVDs and CDs
  • eBooks
  • Information services
  • Internet
  • Italian collection
  • LGBTI collection
  • Magazines
  • Meeting room
  • Newspapers
  • Photocopier
  • Reference services
  • Scanner
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Activities for Children at New Farm Library

There are a variety of activities, workshops and performances available, especially over the school holidays.  Some of the regular activities for children include:

  • First 5 Forever Toddler Time; meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years. The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government. There are no bookings required for this activity.

  • Babies, Books and Rhymes; meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged up to two years. There are no bookings required for this activity.

  • Children’s Storytime; experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years. There are no bookings required for this activity.

  • There is also a variety of activities and workshops available for the adults on a wide range of topics.

Please check the Brisbane City Council website for times, dates and descriptions.

Opening Times & Access

Normal hours:
Closed on public holidays
Monday and Sunday: closed
Tuesday and Wednesday: 10am – 6pm
Thursday: 12 noon – 8pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 9am – 4pm

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