In each odd-numbered year, the Friends conducts a Book Fair.This is a sale of second-hand books, rare books, records, CDs, DVDs, sheet music, etc. Books include texts, Australiana, art, medical, engineering and commerce. etc. The Friends depends on donations of books, etc, to provide the stock for the Fair.
DONATIONS TO THE BOOK FAIR
The collection point for donations is the Friends’ Place in HG06 which is under the Hunter Building at the end of Hunter Lane. The turn off to Hunter Lane is opposite the new student accommodation buildings, on the ring road. We have uploaded the map.
The Friends Book Place is open 9 am to noon on every Tuesday for deliveries.
PLEASE NOTE: THE LAST DAY FOR DONATIONS WILL BE TUESDAY 27 JUNE 2017.
2017 BOOK FAIR
Saturday 5 August – Saturday 12 August (inclusive)
Great Hall, University of Newcastle Callaghan Campus
Saturday and Sunday 10 am – 5 pm
Monday to Friday 10 am to 4 pm
Open Thursday until 7 pm
Books . rare books. magazines . records . sheet music
records . CDs . DVDs. art. and much more
FREE PARKING ON WEEKENDS
Contacts: Meg Levi – 4946 8859
Lesley Gent – 4955 6360 or 0409325979
Book Fair Proceeds
Over the past ten years a number of projects has been funded by the Friends.