Book Fair

Lifeline South Coast's Big Book Fair

Lifeline South Coast Big Book Fair

Thank you to everyone who supported October Big Book Fair. We raised a record-breaking $171,000 for crisis support and suicide prevention services in the Illawarra and South Coast.

Our next Big Book Fair will be held on 19–21 March 2021 at the Illawarra Sports Stadium, Berkeley. Please save the date!

We look forward to seeing you again in 2021.

Thank you for your continued support helping us deliver vital services to the Illawarra and Shoalhaven as well as our 13 11 14 crisis support service.

Thank you also to our event sponsors:

Media partners:
Wave FM
Prime 7

Gold partners:
Southern.IML Pathology
Illawarra Sports Stadium

Donate your books

Books can be donated year round at our Unanderra Book Sorting 1/29-35 Princes Hwy, Unanderra.

You can also drop books to the following collection points:

  • Selected Wollongong City Libraries

Donating at the event

You can donate your books at the Lifeline South Coast Big Book Fair, so please bring your books to the white drop-off tent at the entry of the Stadium.


There are no upcoming events at this time.

Book Donations

Our book donation drop off point is located at 1/29-35 Princes Hwy Unanderra and is open Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. 

You can also drop off your books at Wollongong Central to the Customer Service Desk on Level 1, Crown Building. 


Interested in becoming a Book Fair Volunteer?

Lifeline South Coast is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers to help at the Big Book Fair! Click here for more information and to apply.

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

If life is in danger, call 000