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Australia Day Ambassador

Our founder, Sarah Garnett, headed up to Merriwa, in the Upper Hunter Valley region as an Australia Day ambassador. Here are a couple of… Read more..

Charlie Teo’s Australia Day Address

Sarah Garnett was privileged to hear Dr Charlie Teo’s Australia Day address last night at the Sydney Music Conservatorium. His speech on racism, immigration,… Read more..

Dyson Bequest donates Christmas titles!

A huge thank you to The Dyson Bequest which has purchased $5000 worth of children’s books from Indij Readers for us to send out… Read more..

StreetSmart’s BIG Dine Out!

Please help those who help us! From 14–24 November, visit a participating cafe or restaurant near you and raise funds for StreetSmart Australia so… Read more..

Bookmarks from St Catherine’s students

The Year 7 students at St Catherine’s in Sydney made some bookmarks to accompany their bookdrive donation. We’re thrilled and know our customers will… Read more..

Free, outdoor libraries? We like the sound of that!

We heard about these fantastic outdoor libraries from a friend of The Footpath Library. We’re officially in love and hope this US-based invention makes… Read more..

Brisbane Homeless Connect

It’s almost time for biannual event Homeless Connect again in Brisbane. We’ll be heading down to hand out books, catch up with our clients,… Read more..

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Welcome to our new website

The Footpath Library has come a long way since it kicked off with Sarah Garnett in Sydney in 2003. Now in Sydney, Melbourne, and… Read more..

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