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The TumbleBook Library is an online collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they will love. 

TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read or have read to you. 


You will need to create an account to access over 400 eBook titles and 300 eAudio titles for children. These can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 


For further help, visit the BorrowBox Help page.

ePlatform by Wheelers Books 

ePlatform is simple to use – all you need is a library card and password.  There are over 100 titles for children available for loan. Once you have created your account, you can borrow in the
convenience of your own home. 


To read on your computer, you will need Adobe digital editions.

For assistance, go to Frequently Asked Questions or support.


Ziptales is an online early learning literacy library with all Australian voices and text. It is based on the Australian primary school curriculum with over 500 interactive stories, activities and games.
Ziptales can be used anywhere, on any device. It makes learning fun!

Storybox Library

Storybox Library contains over 150 well-known Australian stories read aloud by Australian actors and identities. These stories are for assisting early literacy development at home and for fostering a love of reading in children. 
They are a read-aloud experience and have activity sheets which can be used in conjunction with the stories.

PK Mag

PK mag is an e-zine for primary age kids. We publish their creative work from book reviews, poetry, short stories, artwork, photography or stories. If they have created something or been involved in creating something we will publish it for them.