The Shortlist 2019

The Australian Book Design Awards celebrate the bravest and brightest, the most original and beautiful books published in Australia each year and we are delighted to present the Shortlist for the 67th Australian Book Design Awards.

The winners of the Australian Book Design Awards will be announced at the Awards Party on Friday 31 May at the State Library of New South Wales in Sydney.

The awards evening will also include the announcement of The Designers’ Choice awards that ABDA members vote for on the night.

  • The Hachette Australia Designers’ Choice Book of the Year
  • The Booktopia Designers’ Choice Cover of the Year
  • The McPherson’s Printing Group Designers’ Choice Children’s/YA Cover of the Year


Tickets for the Australian Book Design Awards 2019 will go on
sale Thursday 18 April.

Ticket Prices:

  • ABDA Members $75
  • ABDA Student Members $60
  • Non Members $90

Become an ABDA Member today—join here.