ABR Photos

The following photos record key events, prizes, ceremonies, tours, and personalities since 2001. Australian Book Review holds copyright in all these photos but no permission is required to reproduce them. We seek acknowledgment that Australian Book Review is the copyright holder. For higher resolution versions of the images, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2001 summer issue launch Peter Rose and Terry Cutler jpgPeter Rose and Terry Cutler at the launch of the 2001 Summer issue

Peter RoseCurrent Editor and CEO of Australian Book Review, Peter Rose

Peter Rose and Peter Porter 2002Peter Rose and Peter Porter, 2002

2003 National Biography Award shared by Don Watson and Peter RoseThe 2003 National Biography Award was shared by Don Watson and Peter Rose

Ian Donaldson ABR Fiftieth Birthday Lecture at the NLA 2011Ian Donaldson gives the ABR Fiftieth Birthday Lecture at the National Library of Australia in 2011

Jolley Prize 2011 Ian Dickson Carrie Tiffany Gregory DayIan Dickson, Carrie Tiffany, and Gregory Day at the 2011 Jolley Prize ceremony

ABR moves to Boyd Community Hub 2012ABR moved to Boyd Community Hub in Southbank in 2012

Peter Rose Morag Fraser Rodney Hall at opening of Boyd 2012Peter Rose, Morag Fraser, and Rodney Hall at opening of Boyd in 2012

Lisa Gorton and Ian Donaldon first Fireside Chat at Boyd 2012Lisa Gorton and Ian Donaldon speak at the first Fireside Chat at Boyd, 2012

Gerald Murnane and Andy Griffiths event at Boyd event 2013 001Andy Griffiths and Gerald Murnane at an event at Boyd, 2013

Jolley Prize 2014 Jennifer DownJennifer Down wins the 2014 ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize

Morag Fraser ABR event 2014Morag Fraser speaks at an ABR event, 2014

David Malouf ABR Laureate 2014ABR Laureate David Malouf speaks at an ABR event, 2014

Dahl Fellow Danielle Clode at the launch of the Environment issue 2014ABR Eucalypt Australia (formerly known as the Dahl Trust) Fellow Danielle Clode at the launch of the Environment issue, 2014

ABR Fellow Shannon Burns 20152014 ABR Patrons' Fellow Shannon Burns

Calibre Essay prize winner Christine Piper signs the guestbook at Boyd YEAR2014 Calibre Essay Prize winner Christine Piper signs the guestbook at Boyd

Brisbane Festival 2015 Jonathan Galassi and Peter RoseJonathan Galassi and Peter Rose and the 2015 Brisbane Writers' Festival

2015 Birth of the ABR PodcastDeputy Editor Amy Baillieu edits the first ABR Podcast, 2015

Ashley Hay 2015Ashley Hay visits the ABR office, 2015

ABR Patrons Annual Lecture 2016 Kim WilliamsKim Williams at the ABR Patrons Annual Lecture 2016

ABR Patrons Annual Lecture with Kim Williams 2016Ian Dickson, Kikm Williams, Colin Golvan, and Peter Rose at the ABR Patrons Annual Lecture, 2016

2016 Porter Prize Amanda JoyPeter Rose with the winner of the 2016 Porter Prize, Amanda Joy

Robyn Archer launches the Arts issue 2016Robyn Archer AO launches the November 2016 Arts issue

ABR team with Rae Frances at Monash launch 2Left to right: Amy Baillieu, Dilan Gunawardana, Rae Frances, Peter Rose, Colin Golvan, and Christopher Menz at the launch of ABR's partnership with Monash University, 2016

ABR US tour at Concord 2016The ABR US tour group at Concord, Massachusetts, 2016

Geraldine Brooks Ambassador Caroline Millar Anna Funder ABR US tour 2016Geraldine Brooks, Ambassador Caroline Millar, and Anna Funder at the Australian embassy in Washington, during the ABR US tour, 2016

ABR US cultural tour at the Clark Institute 2016ABR US cultural tour at the Clark Institute, Massachusetts, 2016

ABR Jolley ALABJRMBCIDAnthony Lawrence, Josephine Rowe, Amy Baillieu, Maxine Beneba-Clark, and Ian Dickson at the ABR Elizabeth Jolley Prize ceremony at the 2016 Melbourne Writers' Festival

Peter Rose and Robert Silvers at NYRB 2016Peter Rose and Robert Silvers at the New York Review of Books offices, 2016

2017 States of Poetry TasmaniaTim Thorne, Adrienne Eberhard, Karen Knight, Louise Oxley, Sarah Day, and Peter Rose launch series two of the Tasmanian States of Poetry anthology at the Hobart Book Shop, 2017

Michael Adams and Darius Sepehri at Calibre Essay Prize event 2017Michael Adams and Darius Sepehri at the readings of their 2017 ABR Calibre Prize winning essays

2017 UK tour CJM at the Wallace CollectionChristopher Menz at the Wallace Collection, London, as part of the 2017 ABR tour to the UK

Porter Prize 2017Michael Lee Phillips, Anthony Lawrence, Jessie Tu, Damen O'Brien, and Jen Saunders at the 2017 Peter Porter Poetry Prize ceremony

Peter Rose and Pam Brown at Writers Week 2018Peter Rose and Pam Brown at the 2018 Adelaide Writers' Week

Peter Rose and Sarah Holland Batt at Writers Week 2018Peter Rose and Sarah Holland-Batt at the 2018 Adelaide Writers' Week

John Hawke Morag Fraser Nicholas Wong Peter Rose Porter Prize event 2018John Hawke, Morag Fraser, Nicholas Wong, and Peter Rose at the 2018 Peter Porter Poetry Prize ceremony