Victorian Bookbinders Guild

For all interested in the Art, Craft and Practice of Bookbinding                                             

Edward is a long time member of the Guild and will be moving house shortly. He has a number of items for sale, some large requiring lifting machiery, and some smaller items, gold foil and hand tools.  Please email president (at) for contact details. Thanks

Large Book safe   Fire resistant025A2496 x

Standing press025A2497 x

Guilotine 24" with spare blade   heavy

025A2499 x

025A2500 x

025A2502 x

large sewing frame025A2503 x

Blocking press025A2505 x

Lots of fonts025A2506 x

FRom large to small025A2507 x

more fonts025A2508 x

Chase hardware for blocking press025A2509 x

weights   assorted025A2510 x

Skiving machine and manual025A2511 x

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Meetings & Events

Tue May 28 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting May Making Gold Book Titles
Tue Jun 25 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting June Topic to be confirmed.
Sat Jun 29 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Conservation Boxes
Fri Jul 05 @09:00 - 09:00PM
Rare Book Week and Book Fair 04-15th
Tue Jul 23 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting July Buy Swap and sell, AGM
Sat Jul 27 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Thesis Binding
Sat Aug 10 @09:00 - 05:00PM
Workshop Nag Hammadi
Tue Aug 27 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting August Carmelite Library Joint Meeting
Tue Sep 24 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting Sept To Be decided
Sat Oct 12 @09:00 - 04:00PM
Workshop Britannica section
Tue Oct 22 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting October topic to be confirmed
Fri Oct 25 @12:00 -
Bind 19 Bookbinding Conference Sydney 25-27
Sat Nov 02 @09:00 - 04:00PM
Workshop to be confirmed
Tue Nov 26 @19:00 - 09:00PM
Monthly Meeting November. Binding Challenge and Breakup

Victorian Bookbinders Guild Inc.  Incorporated 1981     Registration No A2896  ABN: 97 853 169 281     PO Box 355, Seddon West, Victoria 3011