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Food for fines - pay off your library fines with food donations

Publish Date 28/10/2019

Food for 5, toiletries for 10

4 November to 9 December 2019
Overdue? Pay your fees with food or toiletries and help a good cause!

Donate non-perishable food or toiletries in lieu of payment of overdue library charges. Donations are accepted to pay off fines from Monday 4 November until Monday 9 December 2019.

All collected items will be donated to DARA’s Van, Salvation Army, Tomaree Neighbourhood Centre and Yacaaba Centre

You can drop your items off at the Raymond Terrace, mobile or Tomaree libraries.

$5 for every non-perishable food item and $10 for every toiletry item donated will be cleared from overdue fees record.  All food and toiletries must be non-perishable and in their original packaging. Items passed their use-by date cannot be accepted.

There is no limit to the amount of overdue charges you can pay off however donated items will only be used to clear overdue charges. Contact the library for further details.