Story in a Box

Story in a Box is an Ipswich Libraries First 5 Forever team initiative involving the creation of 20 kits comprising books, puppets, props, puzzles and other early learning resources themed around the Stories for Little Queenslanders series, with the inclusion of braille, AUSLAN and First Nation resources for increased accessibility.  The kits will be available for loan by playgroups across the Ipswich City region for group learning and for families to use together at home.  Story in a Box is proudly funded and supported by the Queensland Government and State Library of Queensland. 

Inspire your child’s love of reading and book a First 5 Forever playgroup visit   Story in a Box – Playgroup Visit .

To find out more about this incredible series head to Stories for Little Queenslanders.

Check out what’s inside some of our Story in a Box kits below. 


First 5 Forever is an initiative of the Queensland Government, coordinated by State Library of Queensland and delivered in partnership with local government.


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