Each book sold is one tree planted.
An environmentally sustainable independent bookshop (and café) for booklovers committed to reforestation. The Chestnut Tree is honoured to operate on the land of the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung and the Bunurong of the Kulin Nation (a.k.a. West Footscray, a.k.a. #wefo in the inner west of Melbourne).
Buy any of our wide range of fiction or non-fiction books and plant a native tree in the bushfire-affected areas of Australia.
Buying books has never felt so good.
trees planted so far*
* Number of trees planted is updated weekly.
This Saturday the 18th of December come and enjoy some time with the family! Our bookshop is throwing a fantastic Christmas market for our wonderful West Footscray community.
Achingly romantic, part historical fiction, this story sweeps both reader and characters away to another time and place.
Margot Mertz Takes It Down is a tale of female empowerment in the midst of the mess that is gender expectations and high school. With a tenacious main character and an infectious sense of justice, it’s a compelling read.