Australian Book Industry Awards

Celebrate the joy of books at the Australian Book Industry Awards, taking place at the ICC Sydney.

The restrictions have been lifted! The ABIAs are back and better than ever, so come and join the fun!

These awards showcase the talent and creativity of Australian publishing and the brilliant people who bring our home-grown books to life, in a live event punctuated by entertainment and merriment.



Here's the scoop on what you can expect:

  • A red carpet cocktail reception starts at 6.00pm 
  • Move into the theatre for the presentations
  • Watch the book awards live, with an incredible lineup of presenters
  • Be there when the Big Awards (Book of the Year, Small Publisher of the Year, and Publisher of the Year) are presented live 
  • Join your friends and colleagues in the foyer to toast the industry's achievements, and enjoy the music, food and drinks that will be flowing until 10:30pm


Find individual ticket prices below, and book early to save big!

Standard prices
(1 April to 31 May):

  • Members: $220
  • Non-members: $240

Late prices
(1 June to 9 June):

  • Members: $240
  • Non-members: $260

All prices are excluding GST.

ABIA & BookUp Bundles

Want to attend the BookUp Conference during the day, and the Australian Book Industry Awards in the evening?

Book a bundle ticket for yourself or your team, and save up to 33% on standard prices!

The standard price for individually purchased ABIA & BookUp tickets would be $640 for members, and $500 at earlybird prices.

Standard bundle prices
(1 April to 27 May):

  • Members:
    • Individual bundle: $550
      (save 14%)
    • 10 Ticket Bundle: $5200
      (save 18%)
  • Non-members: $800

All prices are excluding GST.

Learn more about the Conference here.


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9/06/2022 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
AUS Eastern Standard Time
ICC Sydney 14 Darling Drive Sydney, NSW 2000 AUSTRALIA

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