Borrow and renew

Learn about borrowing and renewing library items, and late returns.

Where you can borrow

Borrow from:

Loan periods and Borrowing items limit 

In light of the current Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic we have made changes to borrowing and loan periods during these tough times. 

  • Up to 40 items (max two games) per membership for 21 days, except for magazines, DVDs/Blu-rays and computer games which are for 7 days. 
  • No overdue fees, however if you have overdue items, you will not be able to borrow again until these items are returned. 
  • No reservation fees. A maximum of ten reservations per membership at a time applies. 
  • Borrow from our e-book, e-audio, digital magazines and other online collections

Please note: you are responsible for all items borrowed. If an item is lost or damaged a replacement fee, plus a processing charge applies.

Renewing loans

You can renew your items twice (up to three days after the due date):

Please note: If your items are reserved, you won't be able to renew. Online renewals are available on or before the due date.

Late returns (No overdue charges at this stage)

An overdue fee of 25 cents per item per day to a maximum of $10 per item applies.

Lost card

If you've lost a card, we can issue you with a new one. A replacement fee of $4 applies.