Secondhand Bookshop - New Site Now Open

 

DECEMBER BOOK SALE!

Visit the store for great deals!

We operate a well-stocked Secondhand Bookshop at very reasonable prices in Daw Park, South Australia. All the profits go the various Rotary Projects as listed in the shop windows. We encourage you to come and browse the shelves, enjoy the friendly service and very reasonable prices while supporting a local community service.

Our Location

598 Goodwood Road, Daw Park, South Australia, 5041 (re-opened at new site)
Note: Bus stop 15 on the western side

Hours

Mon - Fri: 10:00–16:30
Saturdays: 10:00–16:00
Sundays: 13:00 - 16:00

Shop Features

  • New Kids' Corner with Children's and Teens' novels, favourite classics, activity books and games
  • Fiction
  • Crime
  • Non-Fiction Topics
  • Jingsaws
  • Greeting cards
  • Music, CDs, DVDs

More details on our stock

Our secondhand bookshop contains well-signed stock, arranged by subject matter for easy access. Some of our sections include fiction, crime, science fiction, biography, Australiana, classics, animals, gardening, crafts, religion, sport, cookery, reference, travel, music , with a very special collections of Children's books and Old Editions. We have DVDs and music CDs as well. Each month we have sections where we showcase the New Arrivals.

Donating to our Bookshop

  • We appreciate and operate on the kind donations from our community. We accept books, limited quantities of magazines, DVDs and CDs all in REASONABLE condition. Leave the dust and the spiders elsewhere please.
  • We cannot use Encyclopaedias pre-dated 1997 nor condensed readers digests.
  • We ask for small boxes or shopping bags for our volunteers to handle and to NOT be left outside the shop when we are closed. We value your donations and don't want them blown away, wet or vandalised.
  • To arrange a large donation, (over 5 boxes) please drop in to see us at 598 Goodwood Road, Daw Park, South Australia, 5041 or call 0458 918 507 or 0417 795211.
  • Our storage space at the shop is limited. Books which we find we do not sell, we have outlets called "South Pacific Teaching Aids" and "Books for Lesotho" to which we donate suitable material for schools, colleges and universities overseas. This is especially applies to Texts and Children's Books in good condition. We also pass on excess supplies to local nursing homes and other charity shops.

Bookshop News Feed

Scroll through our content in this feed to see the latest posts on our Bookshop Facebook page

BIG Book Sales

We have several half-price sales during the year. These sales will be advertised via social media.

Our Bookshop Committee

We have a bookshop committee of 8 members and 30 volunteers who look after the needs of the customers from Monday to Sunday each week. Please ask them for help is required.

History

Our club has run a bookshop since 2001, beginning in the Mitcham Shopping Centre, moving to the Arkaba corner on Glen Osmond Road and from 2006 to 2018 was based on Goodwood Road in Cumberland Park before settling slightly south of the Clumberland Park location at 598 Goodwood Road, Daw Park, South Australia, 5041 in September 2018.

Contact our Bookshop

Drop in to see us at 598 Goodwood Road, Daw Park, South Australia, 5041 or call 0458 918 507 and find us on facebook "Mitcham Rotary Books"; and email chgrdod@chariot.net.au