Book Fair Volunteer

Lifeline's Big Book Fair is the major fundraising event for Lifeline’s 24-hour crisis support service in the Illawarra and South Coast.

Help at the Book Fair

Are you interested in volunteering for Lifeline South Coast our next Big Book Fair? We need volunteers to help us:

  • set-up and pack-down
  • staffing the tally tables (people who are good with numbers would be perfect for this role)
  • operating cash registers and eftpos machines (prior experience is useful)
  • crowd control
  • security
  • selling bags

How to apply

Please download the information booklet and application form here and email your application to to

Our next book fair is on 19–21 March 2021.

Upcoming Events

Mar 19

Big Book Fair – March 2021

March 19 @ 9:00 am - March 21 @ 5:00 pm
Oct 22

Big Book Fair – October 2021

October 22 @ 9:00 am - October 24 @ 5:00 pm

Crisis Support Volunteer

Lifeline provides a National Telephone Crisis Support Service on 13 11 14. The service aims to support people in their time of emotional distress or crisis. The Crisis Supporters operating this service are volunteers and work from offices in Wollongong.

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Retail Volunteer

The Lifeline Shops are the financial cornerstone of Lifeline South Coast. They provide the largest portion of funding and allow the continuation of Lifeline’s vital 24-hour telephone crisis support service in the Illawarra and South Coast. There are Lifeline Shops in Wollongong and Corrimal.

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

If life is in danger, call 000