Thank you for your support

Lifeline Bookfest Sunshine Coast is a second-hand book sale, with funds raised going toward our 13 11 14 Lifeline Crisis Support Line. We would like to extend a big thank you to all the Bookfestians who attended our previous event! By purchasing second-hand books at Lifeline Bookfest Sunshine Coast, you are helping us to save lives.

Sunshine Coast Bookfest will be back with more quality, second-hand books for sale! Stay tuned to this page – it will be updated with more details closer to the date. You can also sign up for our newsletter for updates on all things Bookfest delivered right to your inbox.

Event info

  • When and where

    Dates and times: TBA

    Where: TBA

  • Cost

    Entry is free! Books and clothing from $2.50.

  • What’s on and facilities

    • EFTPOS only.
    • Please BYO bags/suitcases etc or purchase a Lifeline bag for $1.
    • Food trucks and a coffee van.
    • Seating areas.
  • Parking and transport

    Parking available on site (gold coin donation). To plan public transport to the event, visit the TransLink website.

  • RSVP on Facebook

    RSVP to our Facebook event for all the latest event information.

  • Bookfest categories

    Art and music; Australiana; biography; CDs; cookery; craft / hobbies / pets / gardening; children’s; classics and literature; DVDs; games / puzzles; hardback fiction; health and family; history / war and vehicles; humour and new age; magazines; paperback fiction; rare books; reference; religion; science / politics; sci-fi; records; stationery; sport; text / computers; travel; true crime; and young adult.

  • Book donations

    Thank you for thinking of us! We have a crate available for donations near the entrance. We also gratefully accept second-hand book donations year-round through our:


Lifeline Bookfest 
Sunshine Coast

Nambour Showgrounds, Coronation Ave, Nambour

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Sign up to volunteer

Our Lifeline Bookfests are a lot of fun. From sorting and pricing books to serving our amazing customers, you could be part of a great community of volunteers. Every minute you give helps us support life.

To become a volunteer, visit our Volunteering Portal

Simply follow our three-step sign-up:

  1. Search and select a volunteer activity.
  2. Fill in an application by creating an account.
  3. Scroll down and click Sign Up in the schedule.

If there are no current activities or opportunities that interest you, please sign up to a waiting list or select “Volunteer My Way” to register your interest.

Every dollar you give helps us save lives

Money raised at Lifeline events supports the Lifeline 13 11 14 Crisis Support Line, offering 24/7 suicide prevention and crisis support. If you can’t make an event, why not make a donation?

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