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The Shire of Roebourne has four libraries at Karratha, Dampier, Roebourne and Wickham.

All libraries are serviced by the State Library of Western Australia which provides regular exchanges of new books.

All Shire residents may use the libraries free of charge and can use their library card to borrow from any of the libraries. Initial loan period is 2 weeks. All Libraries offer word processors and Internet access. Photocopiers are available for public use. The Shire Libraries also conduct story telling sessions for pre-school children. Please enquire at your local library for times and days.

The following databases are licensed under a state-wide agreement and are available for use from home using your Western Australian public library membership card number.


New online resources

Our Libraries have acquired new electronic resources as part of our goal to support lifelong learning in the community. To access these resources you will need to enter your library card number and create an account.

Download e-audio books

Download e-audio books from home with One Click Digital. Use your Library card number to create a free account and start downloading today. Guide on how to use the e-audio books (User Guide 2Mb).

Library Hours

Karratha Library Karratha Community Library - 9186 8660
Dampier Highway, Karratha (opposite Broadhurst Road) at the Pilbara Institute (TAFE)

  • Monday    9am to 5pm
  • Tuesday    9am to 5pm
  • Wednesday    9am to 5pm
  • Thursday    9am to 8pm
  • Friday    9am to 5pm
  • Saturday    9am to 2pm
  • Sundays and Public Holidays    Closed
  • Rhyme Time     Tuesdays 9.30am to 10am
  • Story Time    Thursdays 9.30am to 10am


Dampier - 9183 1562Dampier Library
High Street, Dampier

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 2pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
  • Thursday: 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday: 9am to 12noon
  • Story Time:   Thursdays at 10.15am

Roebourne LibraryRoebourne - 9182 1223
Corner Sholl/Padbury Streets, Roebourne

  • Monday: 9am to 12noon
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
  • Wednesday: 2pm to 5pm
  • Thursday: 10am to 5pm
  • Friday: 9am to 12noon
  • Saturday: 9am to 12noon
  • Story Time:   Thursdays at 10.15am

Wickham - 9187 1661Wickham Library
Tamarind Place, Wickham

  • Monday: 2pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am to 12noon
  • Thursday: 10am to 6pm
  • Friday: 9am to 12noon
  • Saturday: 9am to 12noon
  • Story Time:   Fridays at 9.15am

All libraries are closed on Public Holidays. Hours may be subject to change.