Join Manningham Toy Library

Manningham Toy Library has over 1,500 toys, games and puzzles catering for children from age three months to six years. Each enrolled child may borrow two toys and two puzzles / games for up to three weeks. Return and borrow new toys as often as you like!

Manningham Toy Library is open to all parents, grandparents and carers and includes members from Doncaster, Doncaster East, Templestowe, Bulleen, Balwyn, Donvale and Heidelberg.

Our toys are selected on the basis of good quality, durability, safety and cover all stages of growth and development. The range includes a lot of brands that are not readily available at the shops.

How To Join

Please see the fees and charges page for details on membership fees. Note that the library doesn’t cater for corporate or organisation group memberships. 

To keep membership fees low, all members are required to undertake volunteer roster duty 3 - 4 times per year or however many times it is necessary to keep the toy library operating. Please see the duty roster page for details.

To join the toy library simply visit the toy library at least 30 minutes before library closing time to allow plenty of time to be shown around the toy library and to complete registration paperwork. You can help by downloading  a membership application form and fill it in prior to your visit.

Please note that the library only accepts cash or cheque, unfortunately BPAY, direct transfer and credit card facilities are not available. Please bring proof of identity such as your driver's licence and cash or cheque to pay for your membership.