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Big Summer Read!

1 December 2023 - 31 January 2024

If you are aged between 0 and 18, join our BIG Summer Read for your chance to WIN! All you need to do is read and log ten books using the Beanstack app. Register and make sure you choose Bayside Library as your primary library. 

Registrations open on 8 November 2023. 

The competition starts on 1 December 2023 and closes on 31 January 2024. 


About The Big Summer Read

Starting in December 2023, record your reading and collect incentives along the way. There are competitions to enter and prizes to win. All you need to do is register to join in the fun!

Joinregister for the Big Summer Read or download the Beanstack app or visit your local library

Borrow – borrow library books (including ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, or comics) and start reading. 

Read – read 10 books over the Summer and log them in the Beanstack app or website

Win – great prizes


When does it start?
The Big Summer Read will open for pre-registration on 8 November 2023, and starts 1 December 2023. Pre-registration is where kids can create their account on Beanstack and sign up to the program. It ends on 31 January 2024.

Register for the Big Summer Read!


What are the prizes?

Check back to see the exciting prizes that will be on offer!


Looking for something new to read?

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