Jul 102016

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Young Writers logo 2016

A great opportunity for all budding young writers

Your story can be about anything, with a limit of 400 words or less and one entry per student opens 1st July 2016. The competition is open to all young writers in Cottesloe, Peppermint Grove and Mosman Park, and students at local schools.

It is free to enter and the deadline is Sunday 6th November

Age Groups:

6-8 years old
9-11 years old
12 – 14 years old

Prizes :

Prizes and age groups








Good luck
and we look forward to reading your competition entries!
Entry forms available July 1st 2016.

Download an entry form here

Conditions of entry

Aug 232016

Discover Tohby Riddle @ Your Library

Tohby will be visiting the Grove Library for a book reading, drawing demonstration and more!

For school children in years 3 – 6.

Tohby Riddle is an award-winning picture book author, cartoonist and designer based in Sydney.

He is visiting WA to help celebrate the World Premiere season of Spare Parts Puppet Theatre’s ‘Nobody Owns the Moon’, an adaption of his children’s picture book.

His picture books charm children and loved by illustration fans of all ages.

Discover Tohby Riddle @ Your Library

When: Wednesday 28th September

Where: 10.30am @ The Grove

1 Leake St, Peppermint Grove

Free event

Please ring to book in children who will be attending on

9286 8686





'Nobody Owns the Moon and other books

Photos are used for Library promotion.

If you do not wish to be photographed, please notify the library on the day.

Jun 232016

Less is More 2016 Title page

Come and join the fun 2016This year the Less is More Festival will have a Plastic Free July flavour! Learn new skills, gain practical knowledge, connect with your community, get your Plastic Free July knowhow and kit.. It’s all happening at the Less is More Festival…and it’s all free!

​An inspiring day of talks, workshops, ideas and shared experiences from Earth Carers and friends.
Find Out More

Saturday 25th June 2016
10am until 4pm

It’s all free! (but you can buy stuff from some stalls)

No bookings necessary

 Less is More 2015