Library Book Shelves

Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm

Shire Office: 65 Knight Terrace, Denham WA 6537
Phone: (08) 9948 1218

Joining The Library 

Anyone can join the Shark Bay Library. 

Please Note: To qualify for library membership, proof of address must be sighted by library staff.  

Library membership is FREE for locals!

If you are 16 years or younger, a parent or guardian signature is required.

Full membership entitles patrons to borrow up to six items.

Visitor members can join for $50.00 which is refunded on the return of all items. This entitles the visitor to a loan limit of four items.

  • The maximum items allowed to be borrowed for each member is 6
  • The maximum items allowed to be borrowed by a family is 10
  • The loan period is three weeks
  • Items can be renewed by telephoning the Library on 08 9948 1218 

What Is Available At The Library

  • Fiction and non-fiction books
  • Junior and young adult collections
  • Audiobooks
  • Movies
  • Large print books 
  • Reference material 
  • Local history collection

Request For Inter Library Loans

The Shark Bay Library offers an inter-library loan system - items can be ordered from other public libraries in Western Australia including the State Library of Western Australia in Perth.

Email: or enquire within.

For the State's (WA) catalogue see the link below: