Barwon Booksellers - Secondhand and Collectibles

Barwon Booksellers


    • 16 06 2017
    • BB Online
    • Never forget that if you can't get into the store here in Geelong you can buy from us via our Barwon Booksellers Ebay Store or alternatively we have a selection of titles available on Abebooks. Click here for the link. Read more
    • 10 03 2017
    • Nostalgia Shelf
    • One unique feature of our James St Store is our Nostalgia shelf. Much loved authors whose books these days have a certain egalitarian patina about them reside quietly between classic and Popular Fiction in the north west corner of the store. John Buchan, Georgette Heyer, Zane Grey, Jean Plaidy and C.S.Forester all fit the bill here. It's a time machine shelf essentially, to a lost world of gentle delight. Read more

Recent Features

    • Tides Of Ephemera In A Sea Of Books
    • Here on the shores of Corio Bay the inexorable tide of books coming our way at times feels decidedly lunar. But one of our favourite aspects of the daily seek is the unexpected small fry that, amongst all the zeitgeisty bestsellers and the gilt & deckle edged volumes, gets washed up on the BB beach. Read more.
    • Treasure From The Golden Cockerel
    • An interesting by-product of our digital era is how it has refreshed the context for the publishing of fine paper books. The other side of the present epidemic of screen-addiction is a renewed appreciation of handset type, hand-stitched bindings, artist-books, illustration, engraving and analogue design traditions. Read more.


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2 James St, Vic, 3220

Ph. +61 (0)3 5221 8388

Mon - Sat. 10am - 5pm
Closed Sunday &

public holidays.


Our Queenscliff store is now closed.