Magazines & newspapers


Can’t find an old issue of your favourite magazine or need the latest issue of Choice?
We have magazines on a variety of subjects including health, literature, design, science and sports from both Australia and overseas.

You can catch up on recent issues by browsing the shelves in the library for hard copy issues or access our online collection through RB Digital. Find out which hard copy journals we collect by searching our catalogue for both recent and past issues.

Libby Magazines (previously RBDigital) delivers full-colour digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. A collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.
Download your free digital magazines and keep them for as long as you like! All you need is an email address and your library card number.
The Libby app delivers your favourite magazine titles right to your smartphone, tablet or PC.

Choice Online magazine is available for use within the library. Remote access is not available.
Magazine from the leading consumer advocacy group in Australia and covering anything consumer-related, from saving money to choosing the best products and services.
Aims to make shopping easier, test products and give advice about food, finance and health.

Good Reading Magazine helps readers find the best and most interesting books to read from decorated and breakout writers from here and around the globe. If you’re in search of good books to read, look no further than the pages of this magazine.
Find independent critique, review and insight for book worms across the country and discover the hidden gems that too frequently slip past.

Good Reading - Kids is an online magazine for primary kids. A fun, funky magazine full of children’s creativity.
Best for 7-12 year olds and featuring contributions from children around the world including book reviews, creative writing, videos, music, and activities.

Good Reading - Young Adults is an online magazine for teens 12-19 years which includes published writing, artwork, photography, poetry, book reviews, music, short films and just about anything young people have written or created.


NewsBank's Access Australia is a unique, web-based resource that provides comprehensive news coverage from all Australian states and territories and beyond. From local publications to nationwide news sources such as The Sydney Morning Herald  and The Australian, Access Australia includes content from the most popular daily, weekly and Sunday newspapers as well as community and regional news.

Gale One File; News provides access major newspapers online to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, or other fields. Includes Australian News Limited and Fairfax newspapers.

Relax in one of our comfortable chairs to read daily, local and weekend papers including some in other languages.

Our hard copy newspaper collection includes:

  • 55’s for the Active Senior (Quarterly)
  • The Beast (Monthly)
  • Bondi View (Monthly)
  • Horizon: Gorizont (Weekly)
  • Jewish News (Weekly)
  • Koori Mail (Fortnightly)
  • The Australian (Monday to Saturday)
  • The Daily Telegraph (Monday to Saturday)
  • The Financial Review (Monday to Saturday)
  • The Guardian (Weekly)
  • The Saturday Paper
  • The Sun Herald (Sundays)
  • The Sunday Telegraph (Sundays)
  • The Sydney morning Herald (Monday to Saturday)
  • Wentworth Courier (Weekly)


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