College Shop Report

November 30, 2022

A reminder to all that the College Shop closes at 11.30am on Tuesday, 6 December 2022 for the year and we reopen on 16 January, 2023.

The College Shop has its own email address:, please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any enquiries.

New uniform item:  SPC training top, $50 each, can be worn for rowing, basketball, athletics, swimming – size range from XS – 2XL


School shorts for Term 4 and Term 1, cost $38.00 each

We have SPC heritage football jumpers available for sale, cost $80 each – sizes small to 2XL, no numbers.

The College Shop – Located adjacent to the College Front Reception

Hours of Operation:- – Monday to Friday 8.15 am-3.45 pm

For further information please phone The Shop Manager Ms Michelle- Roberts on: 5322 4313- or the College on 5331 1688.

Items purchased from the College Shop cannot be placed onto the school tuition account, items must be paid for on collection.- You can contact the College Shop directly on 5322 4313 to pay for any items your son may need.

Please remember we are now the only supplier of ALL the school uniform.

Please remember to fill out your payment authorisation forms or contact us for your son’s requirements.

The Sustainable School Shop is available for all your secondhand needs please see below:

Please click here: Secondhand Textbook & Uniform Trading User Guide St Pat’s Ballarat  for the User Guidelines for the trading of Second Hand Text Book and Uniforms from the Sustainable School Shop.

The hyperlink below is to the new Stocktake Report, as you will see the appearance of the Stocktake has considerably improved.


Sustainable School Shop Second Hand Textbooks

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Sustainable School Shop provides the second-hand textbook trading system for the school. Our school’s 2022 booklist/textbook information for years 7-12- has been- uploaded and is- ready to use on the Sustainable School Shop website. To get started, go to and either register as a parent or log-in if you’re already registered.

Buying second-hand textbooks

Click Find Books, select your booklist, and tick the boxes of the books you need.- The system will show you the correct second-hand books to buy. Click Member With Most Matches to see who has most of these books, or click Cheapest Books.- You’ll receive- Ad Match emails- when newly listed- books match your wanted ads.

Selling second-hand textbooks

Get- your books home- and list them for sale asap. Click Sell Books and follow the prompts, the system will assist ad construction and provides a pricing guide.- Write the availability date in your ads if your books are still being used.

To sell books that are not on your old booklist, please click MyAds/Create Ads and follow the prompts.

Other tips

Searching for second-hand textbooks begins- as soon as the- new booklists are distributed.

People with wanted ads always get first choice of the newly listed books for sale. Be mindful to price your books reasonably, this is a competitive marketplace.

Don’t make special trips when- collecting books, just fit it into your normal routine.

Only buy secondhand workbooks that have not been written in.

Many book suppliers have very good returns polices that will enable you to- continue looking for second-hand texts, even after- submitting your new book order – check your suppliers returns policy.

Be considerate to others by- delisting your ads promptly as your books sell — this assists everyone using the service.

To delist, log-in, click the red Delist button and then the sold button on the right side of your ad.

Please remember, by recycling your textbooks you are helping another family in our school community.