It’s been many moons but Mackay book lovers can once more get their fill of quality, second-hand paperbacks, hardbacks, fiction, non-fiction, biographies, cookbooks and much more at the Paxton Markets, when Lifeline Mackay Bookfest returns.
Thousands/Quality pre-loved books from just .20c ! Plus quality preloved clothing on sale at $2 an item.
Children’s books are available and there are also CDs, DVDs, games and puzzles to explore. Books can be purchased with cash or via EFTPOS.
When and where
When: 4 - 7 July, 2019
Time: 9am - 4pm Thursday - Saturday; 9am - 12 pm Sunday
Where: 10 River street Mackay, Paxton Markets, Mackay Qld, 4740
Entry is free!
What's on and facilities
- ATM close by
- Bring your own bags — or purchase an environmentally friendly bag ($1)
- Wheelchair access via ramp at side of building
There is free parking available on site.
The books are divided into categories for ease of browsing:
Paperback novels, hardback novels, fiction, non-fiction, romance, reference, cookbooks, health & family, craft & hobbies, house & garden, animals, children's books ages one to young teen, australiana, war, vehicles, life/true stories, religion, art, sport, travel, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, rare, entertainment books, sheet music, large print, westerns, comics, graphic novels
We would be delighted to accept your donation! Thanks so much for thinking of us.
Donating at the event
You can donate your books at the Mackay Bookfest, so please see one of our volunteers at the event for assistance.
We welcome donations all year round through your nearest: