Shire of Augusta Margaret River Libraries

Special Jazz treat for seniors with Serge Le Goueff

Wednesday 23rd June, 10.30 – 11.30am

** The library is open to over 60’s on Wednesday mornings 10am – 12pm and open to all ages from 12 – 5.30pm.

Join us for a one hour jazz performance with old favourites like Frank Sinatra’s ‘Singing in the Rain’. Serge sings jazz classics beautifully and is a master of the saxophone so we are in for a treat. Space is limited so please RSVP to reserve your seat. Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au or Ph: 9780 5600

New Books on Early Childhood Education

Our  Early Childhood Education collection has been updated, with new resources suitable for teachers and parents alike.

There is a wide range of topics to chose from, including outdoor learning,  sensory activities, special educational needs and computer skills in the early years. You can also find books on emotional intelligence and resilience.

Please click on the image to browse other titles in the collection.


Pioneers of the Western Australian Timber Industry: a talk by Don Briggs

Thursday 17th June, 5.30pm – 6.30pm at the Margaret River Library

Author Don Briggs offers a glimpse into the history of the WA timber trade including the periods of exploration, the settlement at King George Sound, the Swan River Colony, the forests of the South West and the people who made it happen. His research reveals lots of local places and names with lovely old images as well.

SS Georgette used for timber transport
SS Georgette used for timber transport as painted by Albany artist Ross Shardlow AM

Don is the author of ‘Pioneers of the Western Australian Timber Industry’ and the biographical work ‘The Busettis of Cowaramup’. Both titles are in stock at the Margaret River and Augusta Libraries.
Please RSVP as space is limited. Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au or Ph: 9780 5600

Nominate your Happy Place and win a Canon Camera!

The WA Local Government Association is inviting you to nominate your favourite Local Government happy place. If you participate, you could win a Canon EOS DSLR Camera AND star in a Happy Place TV commercial!

Just take a photo (or shoot some video footage) of your happy place, and upload it with some words about why this place is important to you.

Click here to submit your entry. Entries close 30 June 2021.

Cancelled – Toddler Tales at Augusta Library this Thursday 10th June at 10.30am

Join us for Toddler Tales this Thursday 10th June, 10.30am at Augusta Library.

Toddler Tales is aimed at children 18 to 36 months old and involves a story, rhymes, songs, craft and morning tea.

Bookings are required as spaces are limited, phone Rachael on 9780 5602 to reserve your child’s place

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Contact the Libraries

Margaret River Library

Fearn Avenue, Margaret River WA 6285
Phone: (08) 9780 5600
Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au