Membership is available to families and community groups.

Subscription Options

$95 for 1 year
$60 for 6 months
$40 for 6 months, for holders of the Community Services Card
$35 for 3 months
Note: The fee is to be paid in advance. The Toy Library does not have EFTPOS. Please pay by cash or cheque.

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  • 3 items per membership may be borrowed at each visit.
  • 3 puzzles count as 1 item.
  • Families with 4 or more children, a child with special needs, or a multiple birth, may borrow 4 toys.
  • Educational groups which include children with special needs may borrow 6 toys.

Loan Period

The loan period is 3 weeks. This is extended to cover library closure, for example, during school holidays.

Membership Responsibilities

  • Window blocksMembers must take full responsibility for their children while visiting the library.
  • Toys used during selection and not subsequently borrowed must be returned to the shelves.
  • Members must ensure toys are returned complete (as listed on the toy’s issue card).
  • Returned items should be shelved according to their classification once they have been checked by the librarian.
  • Missing toy parts, bags or boxes will incur a fine of $6.00 per piece.
  • Damaged toys which are unsuitable for library use incur the replacement cost.

Reserving Toys

For an additional fee of $10, members can reserve toys. (This “reserves fee” covers the year to 1st December). Only one reserve is accepted at a time. When the reserved toy is collected, another can be placed on reserve.