Encouraging children to laugh and learn through play
Become a member of the Moonee Valley Toy Library now!
The Moonee Valley Toy Library has over 1,900 high quality, educational and fun toys to borrow, suitable for children from birth to 6 years old.
Become a member of the Moonee Valley Toy Library now! Parents, grandparents, carers, everyone is welcome to become a member.
Members can borrow 3 or 6 toys at a time, for up to 3 weeks.
Our toy collection includes a huge selection of puzzles, games, co-ordination toys, imaginative play, train sets, musical instruments, sand and water play, dress-ups, puppets and theatres, party toys and more.
We have a variety of larger toys that families may not own – ride on cars, scooters, roller coasters, slides, see-saws, mini kitchens and work benches to name a few.
Toy donations are appreciated and help boost our toy collection. Read more about the type of toys we are able to accept.
Annual Report – 2013/2014
September 28, 2014
Debbie (President) presented the Annual Report at the AGM, with key highlights including 730 kids from 450 families are toy library members and for every hour of paid staff time, the community volunteers more than 2 hours. Read the entire report here and financials.
Avondale Heights opening Thursday 9th October!
September 17, 2014
We are delighted to announce that the Moonee Valley Toy Library Avondale Heights branch will be opening Thursday 9th October! The address is 54 Lake Street, Avondale Heights and will have many new toys, along with a car park right out the front, a lounge space where you can catch up with other families and a fenced outdoor play area. We hope this will make a visit to the Toy Library a relaxing and enjoyable experience. For opening hours, Party Toys and borrowing [read more]
June – Puzzle and Game month!
May 23, 2014
All members can borrow an extra toy – a puzzle or game – during June. Puzzles and games are excellent “toys”, with so many benefits including hand/eye coordination, fine motor skills, communication, visual perception and more. That’s why we’ve dedicated June to puzzles and games, we want all the kids to discover and enjoy them! We have puzzles and games for all ages and stages. Read more about Puzzle Month. [read more]