Friends of Kiama Library


The aim of the Friends of Kiama Library (FOKL) is to support and enrich the Kiama public library service, and consequently the local community, while providing a stimulating and enjoyable program for members.

FOKL activities include meetings with interesting authors and speakers, book launches and readings, book sales, luncheons, trivia nights and usually a one-day exercursion each year.

Information about activities can be found in teh FOKL Points newsletter, as well as in local newspapers, Kiama Library social media and on this website.


Become a member

If you are interested in becoming a member of The Friends of Kiama Library, application forms are available from the Kiama or Gerringong libraries. Alternatively, you can print out the FOKL Application Form, then complete it and return it along with your membership fee to Kiama or Gerringong libraries. If you would like to contribute to FOKL, please write what you might like to do on the back of the forms.



Membership rates 

Individual membership: $7 pa

Family membership: $10 pa

Senior/Pensioner: $5 pa

Student $5 pa

Ten year memberships are available at reduced rates.


Membership renewal

The renewal date for all memberships is at the end of May each year. If you have joined within two months of the renewal date you are exempt for the first year of your membership.



FOKL Points newsletter

FOKL Points is the Friends' popular newsletter, which tells you all about upcoming events and news about the Friends of Kiama Library. FOKL Points is mailed to members four or five times a year. The latest newsletter is available below.