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The Best Australian Books The Best Australian Books

Australian Authors voted and chose 30 of their favourite Australian Books. Now we ask you to vote so we can uncover the best of the best!
Australian Authors voted and chose 30 of their favourite Australian Books. Now we ask you to vote so we can uncover the best of the best!

Top Online Learning Tools Top Online Learning Tools

Online learning is available 24/7 and can take place anywhere at any time. all you need is your library card.
Online learning is available 24/7 and can take place anywhere at any time. all you need is your library card.

Happy 30th Birthday Watsonia Library Happy 30th Birthday Watsonia Library

Look back on the creation and history of this much-loved YPRL branch and perhaps share some of your own memories in the comment space.
Look back on the creation and history of this much-loved YPRL branch and perhaps share some of your own memories in the comment space.

Merri Creek Oral History Project Merri Creek Oral History Project

The Merri Creek flows through Melbourne's northern suburbs through the Cities of Moreland, Whittlesea and Darebin.   The Friends of Merri Creek (Inc.) have supported the creek since 1988. Interviews with residents along the creek before 1970 are now on Wikinorthia
Interviews with residents of the creek before 1970 now appear on Wikinorthia.

The Wondrous Society of Reading The Wondrous Society of Reading

Why should Book Clubs be only for adults? Wait! They're not! Watsonia Library has a Book Club for kids aged 9-12 years old.
Why should Book Clubs be only for adults? Wait! They're not! Watsonia Library has a Book Club for kids aged 9-12 years old.

Community Creative: Adam Wallace Community Creative: Adam Wallace

Love our School Holiday brochure?! Illustrations are by Adam Wallace, three times New York bestselling...
Love our School Holiday brochure?! Illustrations are by Adam Wallace, three times New York bestselling...

Lets Party Like It's 1988 Lets Party Like It's 1988

To celebrate the 30th birthday of Watsonia Library. November is a month-long party - 80s style. Find out more here.
To celebrate the 30th birthday of Watsonia Library. November is a month-long party - 80s style. Find out more here.

Commuting with Kids Commuting with Kids

In my family I am the kid-taxi. Find out how we use the time in the car together. (Book reviews from kids found here too!)
In my family I am the kid-taxi. Find out how we use the time in the car together. (Book reviews from kids found here too!)

Community Creative: Joel Quinn Community Creative: Joel Quinn

Joel Quinn is a local singer and guitarist. By the time he was 18, Joel had performed over 200 gigs and is now…
Joel Quinn is a local singer and guitarist. By the time he was 18, Joel had performed over 200 gigs and is now…

Top Tips to Research Your Family History Top Tips to Research Your Family History

All our top tips from Family History Month in one place.
All our top tips from Family History Month in one place.

Invisible Farmer Invisible Farmer

The Invisible Farmer Project  is the largest study of Australian women on the land.  Initiated by Museums Victoria this three year project (2017-2020) aims to create new histories of rural Australia, reveal the hidden histories of women on the land
The Invisible Farmer Project  is the largest study of Australian women on the land. 

Prime Minister's Literary Award Prime Minister's Literary Award

Australia’s literary talent across: fiction, non-fiction, Australian history, young adult literature, children's literature and poetry.
Australia’s literary talent across: fiction, non-fiction, Australian history, young adult literature, children's literature and poetry.

STEAM Resources: Edison Robots STEAM Resources: Edison Robots

Edison is a small, car-shaped robot aimed at teaching coding and robotics to students from age 4 to 16.  Find out more here.
Edison is a small, car-shaped robot aimed at teaching coding and robotics to students from age 4 to 16.  Find out more here.

Community Creative: Shakira Tsindos Community Creative: Shakira Tsindos

  Shakira Tsindos is an Australian mezzo soprano, currently touring with Opera Australia in By The Light Of The Moon…
  Shakira Tsindos is an Australian mezzo soprano, currently touring with Opera Australia in By The Light Of The Moon…

Book Review: Famous Family Trees Book Review: Famous Family Trees

This new addition to the junior collection explores 25 family trees from history. Use it to start a conversation about your child's family.
This new addition to the junior collection explores 25 family trees from history. Use it to start a conversation about your child's family.

CEO Reads: Boy Swallows Universe CEO Reads: Boy Swallows Universe

An utterly magical novel set in the working class suburbs of Brisbane in 1983. Crime, dealing with trauma, love, coming of age and families.
An utterly magical novel set in the working class suburbs of Brisbane in 1983. Crime, dealing with trauma, love, coming of age and families.
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