Mocha Espresso Pty Ltd trading as Bookplate and Paperplate was placed into liquidation on 10 November 2014 and ceased trading. The Library is working to recommence services as soon as possible.
We apologise for any inconvenience.


Innovative dining with exceptional views

Our licensed café, bookplate and outdoor dining area, ex libris offer an exciting array of tempting foods to please all tastes from snack foods to light lunches, affordable specials, delicious cakes, pastries and quality coffee.

bookplate is the ideal place to have your wedding, corporate function, convention or just come and relax over cake and coffee with friends. Our café is situated in the Library’s marble foyer, surrounded by the famous Leonard French stained glass windows.