Book Donations

1/29-35 Princes Highway, Unanderra

Donations Closed


Sorry for the inconvenience, thank you for thinking of us.

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.

Donation check list

Clean resalable books.

Please pack books flat into boxes (cover facing up) no more than 10 kg in weight.

If the books are damage or soiled we are unable to accept them due to the high cost in recycling them.

We cannot accept encyclopaedia sets or old magazines.

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

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.