Young Adults

Celebrating Indigenous Voices

Celebrate Indigenous Voices

Celebrate Indigenous Australian voices through recommended reading, resources, and reflection questions. Log your reading & activities to earn badges and have fun learning something new by completing these reading challenges for all ages.


LOUD - Ages 12 +


LOUD provides a free safe space at the library to come along and enjoy.  Chill, hang out and catch up with friends.  iPads and laptops available upon request.

Attendees must be 12 years or over to be in attendance.  No bookings required.

Hervey Bay library bookings               Maryborough library bookings


CHILL - Hervey Bay Library - All ages


CHILL at Hervey Bay library from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. CHILL in a free safe space. All ages welcome, attendees under 12 years require a parent or guardian to be in attendance.

A range of library resources available for use including iPads & Laptops.  Enjoy our activity for the day.

Hervey Bay library bookings


Mary Poppins Literary Competition

mary poppins

The Annual Mary Poppins Literary Awards competition for young creative writers and poets residing in the Fraser Coast Region is on again. Presented by The Proud Marys Association Inc., Maryborough in association with Fraser Coast Libraries.

The competition was established in 1999 to commemorate the writer P.L. Travers the creator of Mary Poppins who was born in Maryborough and offers nearly $2000.00 in prizes. Entry forms and guidelines are available from all Fraser Coast Library branches or download here.

Entries close 27th August 2021.


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