Waipā District Council’s libraries are now closed.
Further information is available from our COVID-19 Library Closure FAQs.


We hope you will find the following podcasts both interesting and informative.

This is currently a new project and we will be looking to grow the list over time.

You can follow the stream directly here.

Library history

Minutes of the first meeting of the newly elected Cambridge Library Committee:

Cambridge Public Library 21 March 1911:


The naming of Cambridge:

Plough of the Pakeha:

The View from Pirongia:

Frontier Town: A History of Te Awamutu:

Plaque for Redoubt Site: