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Blacktown Sun story on the Epic! Short Story Competition – June 30 2015

Take a look at a story on the Secondary second place winner of the competition here.

WA Today story on the Epic! Short Story Competition – June 16 2015

Check out a feature on the winner of the secondary section of the competition here.

Quiet Please story on FBi Radio – March 28 2015

Listen to a story on modern libraries including The Footpath Library featured on FBi Radio here.

WordMothers interview with Sarah Garnett – March 2015

Check out Sarah’s interview with literary women’s website WordMothers here.  

Bibliotekforum | Sarah Garnett Interview | October 2014

Download Sarah Garnett’s interview in Swedish Magazine – Bibliotekforum

Kennards Kourier | Enriching Lives by Giving Books | October 2014

Kennards is providing valuable support to the homeless by supplying storage units free of charge to the Footpath Library.  Read more in the Kennards Kourier… Read more..

2SER | The Gift of Reading | 23 April 2014

Radio interview with founder Sarah Garnett on the UN’s World Book and Copyright Day. Click here to listen

Penrith Press | Winning way with words | 7 Mar 2014

AN INSPIRATIONAL poem about Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai won Penrith Selective High School student Wanda Kuai first place in the Footpath Library poetry competition. Wanda… Read more..

Commitments sought during National Homeless Persons Week 2013

Effective and sustained action to prevent and reduce homelessness, especially among the “hidden homeless”, is the key message of National Homeless Persons Week, 5-11… Read more..

ABC News “The Footpath Library is encouraging reading amongst the homeless in Sydney” – 24 July 2013

On a bitingly cold night beneath the high rises of corporate Australia, Sydney’s homeless search for nourishment for their minds with the books from… Read more..

89.7 Eastside FM radio interview May 2013

Natalie Penova talks to Sarah Garnett about The Footpath Library’s work and Waverley Library’s Suspended Book event. Click here to listen.  [mp3player config=fmp_jw_widget_config.xml file=http://eastsidefm.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Sarah-Garnett-Footpath-Library_mixdown.mp3]

Wentworth Courier Sydney article “Feeding Minds of Homeless” – May 1 2013

The Wentworth Courier captures a great pic of Hank and Sarah and gives a great overview of our work, in particular our Sydney based… Read more..

1233 ABC Newcastle radio interview April 29 2013

Carol Duncan interviews our Founder Sarah Garnett. Click here to Listen

Mailbooks for Good for The Footpath Library

The Footpath Library is thrilled to be the first beneficiary of Mailbooks for Good, a creative collaboration between bmf Advertising and Random House. With… Read more..

The Footpath Library and Macquarie Banking and Financial Services Group launch a new Short Story Competition

The Footpath Library and Macquarie Banking and Financial Services Group have joined forces to launch an exciting new short story competition which opens on… Read more..