Welcome to the Hobart Bookshop, a proudly independent and locally owned bookstore located in the heart of Salamanca Square, Hobart, Tasmania!
Introducing the Hobart Bookshop! It’s well worth a visit if you live in Hobart, Tasmania, or just visiting our beautiful state and love supporting local and Australian authors.
Continuing our mission to highlight and promote locally owned and operated bookstores across Australia, we’ll look at the Hobart Bookshop in today’s article.
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Salamanca’s Independent Bookshop
Salamanca Square is home to some fantastic small businesses, including the Hobart Bookshop. You can check out their website here. While you browse through their extensive collection of Australian and local author’s books, while not take a stroll around the square and see what some of the other exciting businesses have to offer. You could even grab a warm cup of coffee and something to eat while you read your new purchase.
Just a short walk from the heart of Hobart and the wharf, the Hobart Bookshop is a must-stop, especially if you’re there for the world-famous Salamanca Market held every Saturday.
The Hobart Bookshop includes wheelchair access, is well-lit, warm, vibrant, and almost overflowing with books. They actively support local Tasmanian arts and literacy, including hosting events, sponsoring competitions, and offering discounts to the Tasmanian Writers’ Centre, members of the Playgroup Association, and librarians and teachers.
They are also a member of the Leading Edge Books independent booksellers’ group.
Check out below what some of their reviewers had to say about them on Google Reviews:
“Wide selection of new books, with highlights of Tasmanian literature, which I enjoyed. There were cards and designs by local artists, which was also very cool, and they were reasonably priced as well.” – Fidan Şenova.
“Amazing selection and super friendly staff!! A beautiful place to get lost for hours!” – Celia NG.
“Great find…. don’t walk by…. wander in and browse for awhile…. there are shelves of books to look over…. staff are friendly and knowledgeable.” – Kenneth Kindness.
Where Is the Hobart Bookshop Located?
The Hobart Bookshop is located at 22 Salamanca Square, Hobart TAS 7004, Australia, just a few minutes walk from the centre of Hobart. They’re open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, and 10:00 am – 4:00 pm on Saturdays.
Contacting the Hobart Bookshop Is Easy!
Contacting the team at the Hobart Bookshop is easier than you think! You can reach them via phone at +61 3 6223 1803, their enquires form on the website, or email. They’re also active on social media, so be sure to check out their Facebook Page, Instagram Page, and X Twitter Page and give them a follow!
Introducing the Hobart Bookshop – Conclusion
The Hobart Bookshop is just one of the excellent independent bookstores assisting Tasmanian authors, writers, and readers to connect. Please drop in and check them out for yourself, and while you’re there, support the Hobart Bookshop and an Australian author by buying one of their books.
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