Books on High

A meeting place where literature comes alive

Opening hours
Currently open!
Monday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Nestled amongst charming cafes, this bookstore beckons book worms of all kinds! Step inside for a moment of literary delight amidst a busy day. 

Books on High is a space filled with more than 4000 rare books spanning subjects from philosophy and literature to travel, sport and the arts. As well as this, they offer a range of classic children's books alongside more recent publications. 

The Reading Lounge, located on level four, offers a tranquil escape, where you can loose yourself in the captivating pages of a story. Whether you're in search of a quick read or a leisurely browse, Books on High provides a sanctuary for book lovers in the heart of the city. 

Park for $2 per hour, to a maximum of $10 on evenings and weekends at the Victoria St car park. Find out more.

Last updated: 16 May 2024

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