Library Lovers Day Kimbe Assistance Project

In celebration of Library Lovers Day, we are seeking donations of brand-new books for primary school aged students and preschool children. Unfortunately no second-hand items will be accepted.

Your generous donations will be supporting the Kimbe Assistance Project. The project sends books and school supplies to people in Kimbe Papua New Guinea. Since 2010, more than 8,500 boxes of books, school furniture and equipment, tables; wheelchairs; walking frames and other hospital equipment and aids have been donated. The Project has also installed solar powered lighting at two remote health clinics and donated ten additional portable solar lighting kits.

Suggested items include:

  • Children’s Library Books Preschool to Year 6 including picture books and board books.
  • Readers and Children’s Novels
  • Non-Fiction Prep-Year 12
  • Student Dictionaries, Atlas
    Student Bibles
  • Disability aids: (Braille, Auslan, Dyslexic materials etc)
  • Text Books – Prep to Year 12 (No LOTE please)
  • Secondary College Tech Books on: Home Economics, Hospitality, Business Studies – Computers, Wood, Metal, Electronics, Auto etc.

Donations will be open between: Wednesday 1 February – Friday 17 February 2023.

Simply drop your items off at any one of our libraries. Find our locations here.

Thank you for your support.