Workary


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Welcome to the Workary

The Workary is located on level 1 of the Whitlam Library Cabramatta and features small bookable community meeting rooms and event spaces that accommodates up to 100 people. The Workary provides free services and programs that supports tertiary students, job seekers, people looking for a career change, remote office workers, start-ups and anyone who wants to turn their business idea into a reality.  

Fairfield City Council believes the health and well-being of the broader community are closely tied to the success of the community's career paths. 

This space is for:

  • Remote office workers
  • Tertiary Students
  • Job seekers
  • Career planning
  • Start-ups

The Workary is open Monday to Friday – 9.30am-5pm.  

Click here to view Workary programs and workshops

Features of the Workary

Featuring – free of charge: 

  • A community workplace featuring drop-in desk spaces and lounge area
  • Collaborative workspaces
  • Networking events and meet-ups
  • Latest business related resources (including: books, magazines, and online resources)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Scanning
  • Marketing opportunities via business card feature wall

Featuring – fees apply: 

  • Printing/copying
  • Bookable meeting rooms and spaces

The Workary provides free advice to businesses through our partnership with Business Connect. Business Connect advisers provide referral services in English, Vietnamese, Arabic and Cantonese/Mandarin. 

Business Advice - Business Connect

Business Connect       

Whether you’re just starting out with a great business idea or looking to expand and grow your business NSW Government’s Business Connect services can help you on your journey. Your initial one-to-one session is absolutely FREE* and will cover all you need to know to get started.

Business Connect can also match you to advisors with language and cultural skills in Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin and Vietnamese. Their advisors are accredited professionals with first-hand experience of running their own small business. 

*First four hours of the business advisory session, at no cost; unless clients have already used those hours by speaking with other advisers or attending workshops.

Click here to learn more

Meeting Rooms & Hot Desks

Need a space to work or meet?

The Workary has drop-in workspaces and lounge areas, hot desks and digitally equipped meeting rooms for short-term or long-term hire (fees apply).

Private meeting rooms

  • Bing Lee Room
    • Available Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
    • Capacity: 6 people
  • Harry Kewell Room
    • Available Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
    • Capacity: 6 people
  • Jon English Room
    • Available Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 5pm
    • Capacity: 6 people

Hot Desks

  • Available Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
  • Capacity: 1 desk per person. There are 5 desks

Workary Open Space Area

  • Available Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
  • Capacity: 60 people

Please contact the Workary, Monday to Friday 9.30-5pm, to make a booking for these hirable spaces. 

Library Resources

Access a diverse range of business, productivity and self-help resources with your Fairfield City Open Library membership.

Don't have an account? Register online here for immediate access to our digital resources.

Books

Browse, borrow and reserve business, productivity and self-help books, eAudiobooks, eBooks and eMagazines via our online catalogue.

LinkedIn Learning

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Linkedin Learning provides a range of online training in a range of career support, including Career planning, job searching and resume writing. It provides personalized course recommendations and is designed to help you achieve your full potential. 

Databases

All Fairfield City Open Library members have access to The State Library of New South Wales databases.  

Gale Business: Plan Builder

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Grow, plan, and optimize a business/nonprofit. Utilise development tools and a step-by-step process to build a business plan.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship

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Learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and more.

       

CONTACT US

The Workary is located in Whitlam Library Cabramatta

Level 1, 165 Railway Parade, Cabramatta  NSW 2166

E. theworkary@fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au
M. 0437 733 270 T. 9725 0323

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OPENING HOURS 

Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm