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Zine shop in Australia
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Bird in the Hand Zine Shop Oct 28, 2009.

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Bird in the Hand zine shop


Bird in the Hand is an Australian zine shop with more than 300 different zine titles at any one time.

The shop is owned by Susy Pow and zines are available to purchase online at www.zineshop.com.au

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fishspit commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"Wiseblood #66 . . . stories of special ed., juvenile delinquency, alcoholism, and bop pill popping. "
Daniel de Culla commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"Nice to meet You"
Sep 9
Profile IconDaniel de Culla and Ophelia Raynor joined Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group

Let's Trade Zines!

This is a group designed specifically for trading your zine for someone elses. Post a decription of your zine or contact some people in the group directly!See More
Sep 9
Ophelia Raynor commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"hello! I have a bunch of copies of zines I made that I want to get rid of before I restock my etsy shop! I have 2 poetry zines, 2 mini zines (one about the heat death of the solar system, and one of illustrated haikus), a bunch of show/movie themed…"
Sep 9
dystatic / kathleen commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"hello. i thought i should post about some stuff before this all disappears or something?  i have a few things that i could trade with people..  hi how are you? no.5 which is a teeny tiny photozine sorta thing.  i actually finished it…"
Sep 9
The Yellow Rake commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"Would you like a copy of The Yellow Rake #30? Let's trade. Send me an email: theyellowrake@gmail.com"
Aug 5
Ken Bausert commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"The latest issue of my perzine, the Ken Chronicles #40, is finished. This one has some people, places & things that aren't there anymore, a couple of DIY projects, a diary of my latest activities, lots of photos, plus some zine reviews.…"
Aug 5
Tom Bartlett commented on Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's group Let's Trade Zines!
"The Seeker: Part Two fresh from the print shop and ready for trading or whatever y'all want. This one contains some artwork, just to bring more joy to the story. You can get in touch via email at oathzine@hotmail.com or via Twitter…"
Aug 1

Bird in the Hand Zine Shop's Blog

New zines for sale on our website

Posted on November 5, 2010 at 2:59am 0 Comments

Have a look on our website for new zines. http://www.zineshop.com.au We have about 360 for sale at the moment from various Australian/international zinemakers.


Zine Shop! Looking for more zines

Posted on August 23, 2009 at 9:48am 0 Comments

Hey there,

I'm Susy Pow from Bird in the Hand. We're an exclusively zine selling shop in Newcastle, Australia with about 150 zines currently for sale. We'd like more. We've got empty shelves waiting for more.

Head over to http://zines.wordpress.com/123 for all the details please!!!


Posted on May 27, 2009 at 4:56am 0 Comments

There’s some zine fairs and zine haps I thought I’d update you all on.

May 24 – Sydney

ZINE FAIR – In association w/ Sydney Writer’s Festival

Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art

Times: 11:00am to 5:00pm

This zine fair has more than 40 stallholders & some panels going on at the same time. Info on the panels is here: (link). Bird in the Hand and friends are located close to the bar – Tables 1,2,3 etc. Hope to see you there! Come say hello and buy some of our 70+… Continue

Adelaide, Aus - New Zine Shop

Posted on May 27, 2009 at 4:55am 0 Comments

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Adelaide Zine Shop

27 May, 2009 · No Comments

A new zine shop is soon to open in Adelaide and while in itself this is a great thing, it won’t survive on its own. They’ll be needing you dearly right now to fill those shelves and tables with your amazing zines. The shop will be opening on Sunday 7 June at a premises on 23 Peel St [between Hindley &… Continue


Posted on April 8, 2009 at 6:33am 0 Comments

Hello friends,

We’re hoping you might be able to help. To keep the online store open, it costs us far more than the small amounts we get from selling zines. We want to keep growing the zine distro and expanding the possbilities for the zinemakers we stock. To do this, we currently rely on people ordering things online, at zine fairs, and also the money we get from sales of Susy Pow’s zines - Tea & Biscuits, Don’t Panic, Everything Was Beautiful & Nothing Hurt, Comparisons Between… Continue

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At 7:27am on January 7, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

At 1:29am on June 20, 2012, Brownie Fawn said…

Do you have azine shop in Melbourne? Thats were I live!

At 1:28am on June 20, 2012, Brownie Fawn said…

Weren't you in Frankie magazine like AGES ago?

That was one of my favourite articles!

At 9:27am on February 11, 2010, Carlos Palacios Hidalgo said…
i got today a consignment form for your zine shop :) i will send you a package with my stuff next week! im very glad i have the opportunity to send you my zines

At 6:43pm on April 23, 2009, silverinsanity said…
Greetings! I see you're looking for minnies and smallzines to stock. I have 2 minis and a 1/4 that may interest you... Hello, that's not a bump; Mixtape - a mini zine; and 10 Dirty Little Secrets. Descriptions are on my page if you're interested.
At 2:44am on April 20, 2009, licky the cream said…
boys *sigh*. i'm also a bit sad today.
tonight you can distract yourself with your shiny new puter. i kind of got a new one today, in that i covered my old one with cat stickers.
At 1:12am on April 20, 2009, licky the cream said…
soozy! how do you do today?
At 5:20pm on April 15, 2009, Jessica Marie said…
Hey there- I saw your post on the mini zine folks group. What kind of mini zines are you looking for? because I just made a 1/4 sized one about dreams.
At 7:29am on March 14, 2009, tim scannelltim scannell said…

tim scannell
port angeles, wa
At 7:05pm on March 13, 2009, tim scannelltim scannell said…
thank you
b in h...
and i will get
some items to you...:)

tim scannell
port angeles, wa

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