An announcement regarding the 2020 location and venue will be made shortly.
How do I register to attend?
Booking for 2020 will open late 2019 for members and March 2020 for non-ABA members.
ABA members can book via logging in to the members-only online store
Non-members can book online via the online Australian Booksellers store
When will we see a full list of Exhibitors?
Exhibitors will appear on our Exhibitors page as they register to attend the Trade Exhibition.
Who attends the ABA conference?
The ABA Conference is attended by 250 – 300 people each year and these delegates are a mix of chain, independent, library, educational, and university booksellers as well as publishers, librarians, suppliers and industry specialists.
What should I wear to the Gala Dinner?
Dress code is ‘after 5’ – whatever you would wear to a special dinner out with friends. Of course, feel free to raise the bar!
Can I book Tickets to the Gala dinner without attending conference?
Yes you can. To book gala dinner tickets please visit the online Australian Booksellers store
Is this the ABIA’s?
No, it is not. The Australian Book Industry Awards are hosted by the APA (Australian Publishers Association). For more information about the ABIAs please visit their website: abiawards.com.au
Who do I contact if I have to change my accommodation booking?
Please contact the ABA office if you need to make changes to your accommodation booking.