Library Fine Amnesty - 13 NOV - 10 DEC 2017


Donate a non perishable food item to the Mayor’s Christmas Appeal when you return your overdue items between Monday 13 November and Sunday 10 December, and we will waive your fines.

  • Take your overdue library items to the Customer Service Desk.
  • Bring along a non-perishable food item from the list below to donate to the Mayor’s Christmas Appeal.
  • Hand both overdue items and donation to staff and we will waive your fines.

If your overdue library items are lost or damaged you can still participate.

  • Pay the cost of the item plus an administration fee.
  • Donate a non-perishable food item from the list below.
  • We will waive your fines.

Donations which are damaged, opened or past their use by date cannot be accepted.

Below is a list of items requested by Anglicare for their Food and Goods program and Mobile Community Pantry:

  • Pasta and pasta sauces
  • Chunky soup
  • Tins of tuna and salmon
  • Long life milk/custard/cream
  • Toothpaste and toothbrushes
  • Olive oil (500ml)
  • Plain flour (1kg)
  • Tins of shoulder ham
  • Tins of vegetables (eg. carrots, peas)
  • Christmas cake/pudding
  • Tins of fruit
  • Rice
  • Jam/honey/vegemite
  • Coffee, tea, sugar
  • Hot chocolate/Milo
  • Meal base ingredients
  • Chips
  • Biscuits (assorted)
  • Jellies
  • Salsa
  • Gravox