3D Printing

Take Home a 3D Print

3D printing is changing the world! To demonstrate the features and versatility of 3D print design and functionality we have produced a range of simple 3D models. These include reading aids, a book holder and bookmark, as well as a phone ring and gyroscope. A super cute frog and articulated slug are also available.

You can purchase one of these cool gadgets in our libraries. Select from the range available in your local branch or place an order for your preferred design and colour. Prices range from $1.00 to $8.00, check out the 3D print range (image below). Email us to place an order or to find out more, please allow 3 - 4 business days for a reply to your email.


Item Cost at $3.60 per hour
Bookmark $1.00
Slug $3.00
Book Ring Holder $3.00
Gyroscope $4.00
Mobile Phone Clip $5.00 (Adhesive not supplied)
Frog $7.00
Toothless $7.00

Available Colours:

  • Black
  • White
  • Teal
  • Lime
  • Purple
  • Orange
  • Midnight Blue
  • Grey

3D Printing Drop in Sessions

Interested in learning more about 3D printing, CAD or 3D scanning? Come along to a 3D printing session at our Newcastle Library. You can bring along your own CAD and start it printing during your visit. Please note: any items that are printed are subject to printing fees of $3.60 per hour. Children are to be supervised by an adult at all times.

Sessions at Newcastle Library:
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 3pm – 5pm (during school term only). Sessions commence Wednesday 14 August 2019.

Printing cost: $3.60 per hour. Send us an email to find out more: libtechsupport@ncc.nsw.gov.au