Dongara Library

Dongara Library
Dongara Public Library

Dongara Public Library

The Dongara Public Library aims to deliver an extensive collection of items to meet the needs of the community of Dongara, Port Denison and surrounding areas. The items are updated regularly and come in the following formats:

  • Regular print books
  • Graphic novels and comics
  • Community information
  • Large print books
  • Paperbacks
  • DVDs
  • Talking books (on mp3 and CD)


The Genres


  • Junior Kindergarten -Picture board and large size books for young children
  • Junior Fiction - Books suited for kids from 8 years old – 12 years old
  • Young Adult - Stories suited to 12 years old & above
  • Adult Fiction - Regular & Large Print.
  • Adult & Junior Non Fiction
  • Biographies
  • DVDs - TV Series & Feature Films
  • Audiobooks - Books on CDs & mp3 players

Online Catalogue

Did you know that you can now access the full Dongara Public Library collection online! 

Check out the list of things you can access and do with the online catalogue.

  • Place a hold on an item before you attend the library.
  • Renew your loaned items.
  • Download and reserve eResources for Borrowbox and Libby - eBook or eAudiobook format.
  • Register to become a member of the Dongara Public Library.
  • Register to become a library volunteer.
  • Place a hold on an item for any other library in the Consortium. (Restrictions are in place for the number of items loaned)

    To access the full Dongara Library collection online click  Dongara Public Library Online Catalogue
Library Services

Library Services

Library services are provided jointly by the State Library of Western Australia and the Shire of Irwin. The service provides informational, educational, recreational and cultural materials in a variety of formats to all age groups.

Your local library is a link to all other service points within the State and through regular exchange of materials and inter-library loans, it provides access to over 2 million items of information.

I want in!

I want in!

Becoming a member

To become a member of the Dongara Public Library, complete a Library Membership Form and supply photographic identification to our staff. The minimum borrower age is 12 years old.


We strive to provide a digital option for all our members. Borrow Box and Over Drive offer free eBooks & eAudiobooks to loan.

Borrow Box can be accessed by installing the Borrow Box app on your device through the Apple App Store or Google Play Store, or via the website

Over Drive can be accessed by installing the Over Drive app on your device through the Apple App Store or Google Play Store or via the website


The Dongara Public Library accepts book and DVD donations, as long as their physical condition is good. The Library reserves the right to place donations that are not needed on the Free Stand.

Public access computer

The Dongara Public Library provides access to one public-use computer with word processing and internet access, with a time limit of one hour. Printing is available at a charge. The Library also provides photocopying and scanning facilities. All patrons utilising the public access computers must adhere to the Terms and Conditions of Use.


Opening times
Monday to Friday9.00am – 3.00pm
Saturday9.00am – 12.00 pm 
Become a Library Volunteer

Are you passionate about books, meeting new people and want to be part of an amazing team? 

If you're looking for a simple way to give back to the community as well as indulge in your love of everything books, then volunteering at our small community library is for you. Click the links below to access the information poster and application form




Contact Information

Contact Info

For Library Services enquiries, please contact Dongara Library  on  9927 1859  or