Notice of closure

Following the Premier's announcement, for the continued good health of our community Glen Eira Libraries are closed from Thursday 9 July for six weeks or until health restrictions are lifted. Returns chutes will be closed. Due dates will be extended until 31 August. No late fees will be charged.





Book of the year awards

The annual CBCA book awards promote Australian children's books of high literary and artistic quality. 

CBCA Book Week 2020 will now be held on 17-23 October.

These later dates will apply in 2020 only, recognising the exceptional circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards 2020

Congratulations to all the CBCA Shortlisted authors, illustrators and publishers for 2020!

See the shortlisted books for 2020