lifeline bookfest Bundaberg

When: 24 - 25 March, 2018

Where: Main Pavilion, Bundaberg Recreational Precinct, 7 Kendalls Rd, Bundaberg 4670

Cost: Entry is free!


It’s bookworm bliss in Bundaberg with table upon table overflowing with hardcovers and paperbacks from 50c each. Don’t forget to check out the $2 clothing sale, and stop for a bite in the cafe.

We have thousands of quality pre-loved books up for grabs. You’ll find individually priced paperbacks and hardbacks, fiction and non-fiction, Mills and Boon, reference books, cookbooks, books on gardening, education, health and wellbeing, craft, jigsaws, puzzles and children’s books. We also have quality, pre-loved clothing on sale for just $2 a pop. And our amazing Lifeline Telephone Counsellors will be running a sausage sizzle and cafe, with coffee tee and snacks. Entry is free and we take cash and card.  


Daily prizes of $50 Bookfest gift vouchers* up for grabs. *Terms and conditions apply


  • Food and coffee stands available
  • EFTPOS available
  • Please bring your own bags as no bags or trolleys will be available. 

Parking and transport

  • Free parking on site.
  • Buses run along Kendalls Rd.

The cause
Money raised at Bookfest supports the 24—hour Lifeline 13 11 14 Crisis Support Line. This life-saving service offers suicide prevention and bereavement support over the telephone as well as family and crisis support - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Money raised also support UnitingCare Community programs for individuals, families and children in crisis.





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