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2024 Rising Star shortlist announced

19 Jun 24

Six publishing industry professionals from a ‘diverse spectrum of roles, seniority and experience’ have been shortlisted for the 2024 Australian publishing industry’s Rising Star award

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New Children’s Editorial Program to deliver picture book training

13 Jun 24

Children's book editors will benefit from new professional development opportunity with the launch of the Children’s Editorial Program from the APA

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Full program announced for BookUp 2024

4 Jun 24

Innovation and adaptation is the focus for the 2024 BookUp Conference, offering valuable networking and PD on Wednesday 7 August 2024 in Melbourne.

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Reflections on a rich and rewarding REP 2024

20 May 24

Important.discussions, knowledge sharing, and community building were all on offer at the Residential Editorial Program 2024

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Winners announced for 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards

9 May 24

The 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards were presented on Thursday 9 May at a star-studded event in Melbourne.

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Standing up for the freedom to read

8 May 24

The Australian Publishers Association condemns attempts to ban books from Australian shelves, whether in libraries or bookshops.

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First announcements for BookUp 2024

7 May 24

On 7 August the Australian publishing industry will come together for BookUp in Melbourne, a conference full of thought-provoking ideas and valuable professional development.

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Interns selected for 2024 Open Book program

3 May 24

Three interns have been selected for the 2024 Open Book Australian Publishing Internship program.

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ILF wins Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2024

10 Apr 24

The Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF) has won the 2024 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award for their ‘innovative work in spreading literature to children among Australia's indigenous people’.

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ABIA 2024 Business Awards shortlists and Hall Of Fame winners

4 Apr 24

The Australian Book Industry Awards recognise excellence and innovation from publishing teams, creators and booksellers across the industry.

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