Book of the Year Announcements

2018 Book of the Year Awards 


  • The Notable Books will be published on our website on 27 February at 7pm AEST.
  • For more information about the Notables Announcement in 2018 visit the Branch website in your state or territory.

Short List

  • The Short List will be announced at noon AEST on 27 March.

Winner and Honour Books

  • The Winner and Honour Books will be announced at noon AEST on 17 August.

2017 Book of the Year Awards

Book of the Year 

The CBCA Book of the Year Awards were announced and presented in Hobart on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Government House Tasmania. Below are some photos from the event.

The 'Night of Notables' was held on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at CBCA branches around Australia and the Short List was announced on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.