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Monday: 9am-8pm
Tuesday: 9am-8pm
Wednesday: 9am-8pm
Thursday: 9am-8pm
Friday: 9am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm
Closed on public holidays

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02 9391 7100

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au

Address

Woollahra Library
Level 1, 451 New South Head Road
Double Bay NSW 2028

Hours

Monday: 9:30am-6pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-6pm
Wednesday: 12pm-8pm
Thursday: 9:30am-6pm
Friday: 9:30am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7988

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au 

Address

Paddington Library
Paddington Town Hall
247 Oxford Street,
Paddington NSW 2021

Hours

Monday: 2pm-5pm
Tuesday: 9:30am-5pm
Wednesday: 12pm-7pm
Thursday: 9:30am-5pm
Friday: 2pm-5pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Closed on public holidays

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Phone
02 9391 7999

Email
library@woollahra.nsw.gov.au 

Address

Watsons Bay Library
The Tea Gardens
8 Marine Parade
Watsons Bay NSW 2030

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Baby Time for babies (0-18 months)

This free new program is for babies (0 to 18 months) and their parents will explore a featured book one-to-one between parent and child. This program focuses on early literacy and will include stories, rhymes, songs and finger-play.

This program is run during school term only

  •  Woollahra Library at Double Bay - Monday 2:30pm ^^

^^ Please note: Numbers are limited to 15 on a first-come, first-served basis for library members. Join online for free. Tickets will be made available at the door 1 hour prior to the session.

Rhyme Time for babies and toddlers (0-2 years)

For Woollahra Libraries members, it's a free, fun and an interactive program designed for babies aged 0 to 2 years. The session combines rhymes, singing, board books and musical instruments. Rhyme Time encourages parents and carers to become fully involved with their babies and toddlers by associating books and songs with parental time and attention.

This program is run during school term only

  • Woollahra Library at Double Bay - Tuesday 2:30pm and 3:30pm, and Wednesday 10:30am ^^
  • Watsons Bay Library - Thursday 10:00am and 10:30am **
  • Paddington Library - Thursday 10:30am and 3:30pm

^^ Please note: Numbers are limited to 30 per session on a first-served basis for library members. Join online for free.  Tickets will be available at the door 1 hour prior to the session. Each child may only attend one session per day.

** Please note: Numbers are limited to 25 per session on a first-served basis for library members. Join online for free. Tickets will be made available at the door 1 hour prior to the session. Each child may only attend one session per day.

Story Time for preschoolers (3-5 years)

Story Time is an opportunity for preschool children aged 3 to 5 and their parent or carers to share the joy of literature, language rhythm and rhyme. Each session consists of a theme which incorporates songs, rhymes and a craft activity which helps to promote reading readiness. All this and it's free for library members!

This program is run during school term only.

  • Woollahra Library at Double Bay - Monday 10:30am
  • Watsons Bay Library - Tuesday 10:30am
  • Paddington Library - Friday 10:30am

Saturday Story Time (3-5 years)

Our new program, is held monthly at 10:30am on the second Saturday of each month at Woollahra Library at Double Bay.

Outreach Programs

Rhyme Time is held monthly at 10:30am on the first Tuesday of each month, at Holdsworth Community Centre in Woollahra.

Slippery Slide Times

During Term Time

Monday:
10am - 10.30am &  3pm - 4pm
Tuesday:
10am - 11am &  3pm - 4pm
Wednesday:
10am - 10.30am &  3pm - 4pm
Thursday:
10am - 11am &  3pm - 4pm
Friday:
10am - 11am &  3pm - 4pm
Saturday:
10am - 11am &  3pm - 4pm
Sunday:
10am - 11am &  3pm - 4pm

Kids Club (for school aged children)

Kids Club is a fun-filled program for primary aged children held once a month at Paddington Library (on the third Tuesday of the month), Watsons Bay Library (on the last Wednesday of the month) and Woollahra Library at Double Bay (on the last Thursday of the month). The sessions start at 4pm and go for just under an hour. Each session offers something new and exciting to do! Guest presenters, games, cool crafts and snacks! Please note that bookings are required.

School Holiday Activities

Each school holidays we hold exciting and fun activities for primary aged children, with details released a month before school holidays commence. Please note that bookings are required for some events via Woollahra Council's Eventbrite page.

We had some amazing events during past School Holidays. Have a look at the set of photos on Flickr.

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