Surry Hills Library

Surry Hills Library spans 4 floors and also houses a community centre and child care centre. It is located in the heart of bustling Crown Street and is open 7 days a week. 

Sessions for babies and toddlers

Storytime, Rock 'n' Rhymetime and Rhymetime sessions introduce young children to the wonderful world of books, music and craft. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Admission is free and no bookings are required.

Rhymetime - This is a lap sit program for babies (0 to 2 years) that combines rhymes, music, singing and toys to develop early literacy skills. Thursdays; 10am to 10.30am. 

Storytime - A fun session of story telling and craft for pre-schoolers (3 to 5 years) that fosters an early love of reading and develops skills in literacy and social interaction. Thursdays; 11am to 11.45am. 

Surry Hills Library, 405 Crown St, Surry Hills, NSW
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Surry Hills Library specialises in fashion and design titles, as well as having a significant lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender collection. Other features include: a constantly changing collection of books, CDs and DVDs free wireless internet public access computer scanning, printing and photocopying facilities, weekly rhyme and storytime dedicated local history collection.

Age Group
All Ages
Location and Details
Surry Hills Library, 405 Crown St, Surry Hills, NSW
Monday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am to 10:30 pm
Friday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
02 8374 6230