Australian Book Review


Australian Book Review, one of Australia’s major cultural magazines, presents high-quality journalism and new writing for the widest possible audience. It engages with all the arts, not just literature. It is diverse in terms of content, writers, and partners. It provides a needed forum for new Australian writers and reviewers, and it is committed to raising the standard of arts criticism in Australia. ABR is an independent, not-for-profit monthly magazine, governed by an independent Board, managed by a small, skilled editorial and management team, and committed to the publication and promotion of creative and critical writing of the highest standard.

(03) 9699 8822
Studio 2, 207-229 City Road, SOUTHBANK VIC 3006
Contact Name
Peter Rose, Editor
Ten issues per year
Tips & General Information
ABR currently welcomes pitches for commentary essays on topics of political and cultural moment – ones that would complement ABR’s increased focus on long-form journalism. Keen to hear from writers with diverse backgrounds, interests and expertise. Please send succinct pitches to [email protected].
All, Culture, Literary / Contemporary Fiction, Non-Fiction, Essays & Articles