Opening hours will change over the Easter and Anzac Day period. We're open every day except Good Friday, 19 April. Normal hours and services will resume on Friday 26 April. Find our Easter opening hours here ›

Kids and families

Introduce your family to the Library with a range of engaging, age appropriate activities. Visit the family space designed specifically for our youngest visitors, join us for our early learning program, our Family Sunday program or school holiday fun. There’s something for everyone!


What's On for Kids & Families

National Simultaneous Storytime

Kids at the Library
Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 10:45am to 11:30am
Special event

Join us for National Simultaneous Storytime for pre-schoolers.

Family Sunday

Kids at the Library
Sunday 26 May 2019 - 10:30am to 3pm

Join us for a full day of family fun at the State Library for the second Family Sunday on 26 May!



Your own family fun at the Library Sessions and workshops you can book on a preferred date and time

Stories in Surprising Places

A fun-filled, 45-minute session suitable for preschool. Choose from four themed workshops: Which Hat?, Puzzling Pieces, Animals in the Library, and People, Picnics and Playtime.