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    Default Selling my cloth nappies?

    Hi all, after some tips!

    I'm thinking of selling my stash of cloth nappies, I have about 40. I'm just not using them frequently with my 2nd daughter now she's older and fights every nappy change, and could use the drawer space.

    Is there a market for 2nd hand mcns (these are Bubblebubs brand, not Chinese cheapies) or am I wasting my time?
    Gumtree or facebook?
    Individually or in lots of 10?

    Or would a charity take them as a last resort? I'd rather try and sell them first they cost me a small fortune, I don't think I saved any money at all, just the environment lol.

    Anyone had any success? Thank you!
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    My sister sold hers on gumtree.

    If they don't sell, would you consider donating to charity? I saw one advertised recently who are asking for bras and cloth nappies for women in a third world country. I can find the link if you are interested.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SSecret Squirrel View Post
    My sister sold hers on gumtree.

    If they don't sell, would you consider donating to charity? I saw one advertised recently who are asking for bras and cloth nappies for women in a third world country. I can find the link if you are interested.
    Yes please. I don't want to throw them away! I'd rather they go to good use!

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    There's definitely Facebook groups to sell

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    Quote Originally Posted by Little Miss Sunshine View Post
    Yes please. I don't want to throw them away! I'd rather they go to good use!
    Link is here:

    http://www.upliftbras.org/

    I've just reread the their home page and unfortunately it probably won't suit you as they only accept cloth nappies from drop off locations in Victoria.

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    I've always sold on gumtree and it's been fine. What about a Facebook post on your own page and ask it to be shared. You may have friends that might even offer to buy them or have a garage sale and clear out a heap of stuff

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    There is a modern cloth nappy buy swap sell page it's called "buy and sell your Modern Cloth Nappies (MCN) Australia"

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    Default Selling my cloth nappies?

    Just an update- yesterday I sold my stash for $150 on gumtree 👍

    Facebook I got zero interest.

    There was a frustrating amount of people who messaged and said they were interested and then either didn't live local or then gave me their address to post it - even though I specified no post pick up only - seriously would of cost a fortune and a massive hassle packing it as I threw in things like boxes of liners etc

    It took about 3 weeks to wait for someone who took the whole lot.

    Really pleased 😁

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