Events

From the comfort of your own home, join us for a conversation with award-winning children's book artist and illustrator Frané Lessac.
Join us for a thought-provoking weekend of ideas that challenge assumptions. Now in its eighth year, Disrupted will encourage discussion that will challenge and inspire our way of thinking through speakers, writers, advocates and more as we explore the quest for equality in all its forms.
Book Launch & Live Performance
Join us for a special launch of the unique science, art, poetry and philosophy book, The Dying Alchemists, by debut WA author Nicholas Bennett and artist Tina Wilson.
Monthly on the last Wednesday at 11:00am
Do you want to find out about your family history and don’t know where to start? Let us help you at one of our free and friendly talks at the State Library.
Monthly on the last Wednesday at 3:30pm
The Storylines Project connects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to the State Library of WA's heritage, history and photographic collections.

Coming soon...

Sat 18 – Sun 19 June 2022
Join us for a thought-provoking weekend of ideas that challenge assumptions. Now in its eighth year, this year's festival explores the theme of honesty and truth, which come at a cost. Honesty takes great strength, and truth can be challenging and liberating.  
This page last updated on 23 March 2022