Book Donations


Donations at our Book Warehouse

Important: Unanderra books has now moved to 19 Auburn Street, Wollongong.

Thank you for thinking of us. Your donation helps us help others in the community.

Donation check list
  • Clean resalable books / items
  • Books / items to be packed flat in boxes no more than 10 kg in weight.
  • If you don’t have boxes please place your books / items in cloth bags
  • We do not accept encyclopaedia sets or old magazines.
  • If the books / items are damaged or soiled we are unable to accept them due to the high cost in recycling them


19 Auburn Street, Wollongong


Weekdays between 8:30am – 2:30pm.

Please do not leave donations outside the above times/days.

Important: Unanderra books has been CLOSED.

Large Donations / Pick-ups

If you have large quantities of books please email the Lifeline Book Team at Lifeline South Coast can arrange for our donations courier to come and collect your donations – which need to be left outside in their boxes/bags easily accessible in the driveway. This will ensure the safety of everyone, our donations courier will not be entering your house for collection.

Donating at the event

You can donate your books at the Lifeline South Coast Big Book Fair, so please see one of our volunteers at the event for assistance.


For 24-hour telephone crisis support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14

If life is in danger, call 000

Lifeline South Coast would like to acknowledge the lives that have been lost to suicide. We are committed to supporting those with a lived experience of suicide and aim to reduce the stigma around seeking help for poor mental health and suicidal crisis.