National Biography Award winners announced

Wednesday 10 August 2022

Bernadette Brennan’s “brilliant and balanced” portrait of the complicated life of Australian literary figure Gillian Mears has won the $25,000 National Biography Award. 

Library Bar deck to be extended

Wednesday 3 August 2022

Great news … our plans to extend the Library Bar's popular observation deck have now been approved.

National Biography Award announcement

Wednesday 3 August 2022

The winners will be announced live on ABC Radio Sydney on Wednesday 10 August, from 9 am. 

National Biography Award shortlist announced

Wednesday 13 July 2022

The memoirs of Helen Garner, David Williamson AO, Amani Haydar and Lech Blaine, along with biographies of some of Australia’s best-known writers, have been shortlisted.

Mona Brand Award winners announced

Thursday 19 May 2022

First Nations theatre-maker Andrea James was awarded the $30,000 Mona Brand Award for Women Stage and Screen Writers.