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The 65th Australian Book Design Awards

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Join the Australian Book Designers Association on Friday 26 May to celebrate the bravest and brightest, the most original and beautiful books published in Australia in 2016.

Click here to purchase tickets for the Australian Book Design Awards 2017

This year the Australian Book Design Awards party returns to Giant Dwarf in Sydney. There will be fabulous food and drinks—including Melbourne Gin Company cocktails on arrival and the ABDA show bag packed full of literary goodies. DJ Kill Fee will be blasting out the beats so put your dancing shoes on and join us for a sensational night out. Don’t delay—this event will sell out.

Time: 7pm till late

Venue: Giant Dwarf

Address: 199 Cleveland St Redfern NSW


Doors will open at 7pm and the on stage proceedings will commence at 8pm.

Parking is limited to street parking only. Giant Dwarf is very accessible by train, equidistant from Central and Redfern Train Stations.

If you need any further information please email Jen on

ABDA gratefully acknowledges this event would not be possible without the support and generosity of our SPONSORS.