Restrictions on time spent in the library have been removed, as has the need to sign in at the door. Staff welcome back all current members, and welcome new members to visit and find out what is on offer.

New opening times

Harvey and Australind
Monday – 1pm to 6pm.
Tuesday to Friday – 9am to 5pm.
Saturday – 9am to 12 noon.

Tuesday – 10.30am to 3.30pm.
Thursday – 8.30am to 1.30pm.

Monday – 3pm to 6pm.
Wednesday and Friday – 9am to 12pm.

School holidays

Welcome back morning teas – Join us for a cup of tea or coffee for a series of welcome back morning teas.

Australind Library
Tuesday, 7 July, Wednesday, 8 July and Thursday, 9 July between 9am and 12 noon.

Harvey Library
Tuesdays and Thursdays – 10am to 12 noon during July.

Yarloop and Binningup
During opening hours.

Free craft packs
During the school holidays, Harvey and Australind Libraries will be giving away exciting holiday packs to primary school children. The pack will contain craft materials, activities, drawing and more.
To register for a pack at Harvey Library please call the library on 9729 0390.
To register for a pack at Australind Library please call the library on 9797 4590. One pack per family, given out on a first-come, first-served basis. The packs can be collected from the library during the July holidays.

iPads for loan
Thanks to a Be Connected grant the Harvey Library now has four iPads to lend out to customers who are feeling isolated. Staff can also assist you with other technology enquiries.

The One Library network is the first of its kind in Western Australia and connects 24 libraries in 12 Shires in the South West, giving greater access to patrons. The One Library network items can easily be requested online. Patrons can borrow and return books at any of the libraries in the One Library system. Your current library card can be used at any of the following libraries: Australind, Balingup, Binningup, Boddington, Boyanup, Boyup Brook, Bridgetown, Bunbury, Busselton, Capel, Dalyellup, Dardanup, Donnybrook, Dunsborough, Eaton, Harvey, Manjimup, Nannup, Northcliffe, Pemberton, Walpole, Waroona, Withers and Yarloop.

General Library Information

The Shire of Harvey has four public libraries located in Harvey, Australind, Binningup and Yarloop.

Borrowing up to 30 items per full membership, all items available for three-week loan include:

  • Fiction books
  • Non- fiction books
  • Large print
  • Junior books
  • DVDs
  • Kindergarten books
  • CDs and MP3s
  • Toys and puzzles
  • Magazines
  • Free statewide inter-library loans
  • Foreign language material and musical scores may be borrowed through the inter-library loan system

South West Consortia Loans

Inter-Library Loans

Public Library Services in WA have a combined stock of more than two million items. Requests to borrow items from this stock can be made through your local library, subject to regulations recently implemented by the State Library. These regulations restrict borrowing of the following items:

  • Books that are less than 12 months old.
  • Junior and Young Adult items.
  • DVDs, CDs and MP3s.

For further information please call Australind Library 9797 4590 or Harvey Library 9729 0390.