Ipswich Bookfest

The Lifeline Ipswich Warehouse will boast 300 tables stocked to the brim with more than 80 tonnes of hardcovers and paperbacks of all genres, styles and authors, so come and grab some great reads from as little as 50 cents apiece.


In fact, there are more than 20 categories of books, including children’s books, paperbacks, hardbacks, cooking, hobbies and more. There is also a large selection of records, CDs and DVDs.

Event info

  • Event dates and times

    When: 3–5 April, 2020



    • 3rd: 9.00am-7.00pm
    • 4th: 9.00am-4.00pm
    • 5th: 9.00am-4.00pm


    Where: Lifeline Warehouse, 128 Briggs Rd, Raceview, 4305 (opp Briggs Rd Sporting complex)


    Cost: Entry is free!

  • What's on and facillities

    • Food Van with Hot Dogs, Chips, Hamburgers & Drinks
    • EFTPOS
    • Please bring your own bags, suitcases, trolleys, baskets as no bags or trolleys will be available. Or purchase a Lifeline Enviro Bag for $1
  • Getting there and parking

    Public transport

    Bus stop on Cemetery Rd with 1km (10min) walk to warehouse.


    On site and along Briggs Rd.

  • Bookfest categories

    • Books
    • Records
    • CD's and DVD's
  • Book donations

    We welcome donations all year round through your nearest:

Lifeline Bookfest Ipswich


Lifeline Warehouse

128 Briggs Rd (opp Briggs Rd Sporting complex)

Raceview QLD 4305

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