Save the date – ABIA 2018 Date and Venue Announced

Rub shoulders with the biggest national and international names in publishing at the industry night of nights – The Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) – on Thursday May 3, 2018. The 2018 awards are moving to the new International Convention Centre Sydney with increased space to accommodate the demand to attend this flagship event. Featuring the best & brightest stars of the literary scene alongside guests from the arts, entertainment, business and government, the awards coincide with the Sydney Writers Festival which runs from the 1 – 6 May 2018.

The ABIA showcase the talent and diversity of what is the 14th largest publishing industry in the world, generating $2 billion in annual revenue with more than 7,000 new titles published each year.


The ABIA will be held at the ICC Sydney.