The 98th Australian Booksellers Association conference will be held on 12th and 13th June in Sydney at the Sheraton Grand Hyde Park. This year the ABA is hosting a full in-person event including a trade exhibition and gala awards dinner on Sunday 12th. Delegates unable to attend in person will be able to attend the conference session program virtually via a live stream.

Venue: The Sheraton Grand Sydney, Hyde Park

A 2022 conference ticket covers two days of conference programming, the trade exhibition, and the gala dinner event on Sunday 12th.

In-person conference tickets - Sunday 12th and Monday 13th June

Early bird prices – until May 12th

  • ABA members: $795
  • ABA member Young Booksellers (under 35 yr) $635
  • Non-members: $950

ABA members booking three or more tickets in the one transaction can access multi-ticket discounts, please see the latest e-news or contact us directly at

Single-day tickets

  • ABA members $425
  • Non-members $450

Gala dinner tickets - Sunday 12th June

  • Dinner only $195

Online tickets

  • ABA members $195
  • Non-members $255

Accommodation at the conference hotel can be booked via the accommodation page. Don’t miss out on staying in style at the fabulous Sheraton Grand Sydney, Hyde Park!

Covid Safety

The 2022 ABA conference will be a Covid Safe event held in line with all directions and guidelines provided by government authorities ahead of and during the event. In the case of event cancellation, border closures or any other government direction affecting your attendance at the in-person event, you will be issued with an online ticket and refunded the price difference minus a small admin fee.