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Join our reading challenges throughout the year to stretch your imagination and learning.

Youth Photography Competition

The Youth Photography Competition is an inaugural event for 2020. We are looking for original photographs that show your unique perspective of the Northern Beaches, that surprise us and share your interest for passion and photography. Finalists win cash and prizes. 

Young Writers' Competition

Young Writers' Competition is an annual event run by Northern Beaches Libraries. Students are encouraged to write an original story with a special theme for a chance to be a published author in a Library eBook. The Competition is open to students up to and including Year 12.

Premier's Reading Challenge

The Premier's Reading Challenge is an initiative of the NSW State government that aims to encourage a love of reading for leisure and pleasure in students. All NSW students in Kindergarten to Year 9 are eligible. The library collection includes lots of Premier’s Reading Challenge titles. They are labelled so you can find them easily.

The Premier's Reading Challenge runs from March to August each year and is for NSW students from Kindergarten to Year 9.