Contacts/information for publishing work in Perth

Image result for ebook
ASSOCIATIONS (editing/writing/publishing)

COURSES (editing/writing)


If you want to get contract work in a government department, you have to register yourself on the preferred suppliers buyers’ guide. All information is available on


US-based website where you can do courses over the Internet
Cengage Education (formerly Thomson Education Direct) Editing/writing courses available
Open University Australia


Government jobs
The Write Jobs – job listings


Fremantle Press
Access Press 9379 3188
Black Swan Press 9266 2253
Yellow Pages for listing of Book Publishers


Australian Computer Society
Australian Information Industry Association
Australian Writers' Guild
Copyright Agency Limited
Copyright Council
Digital Women
Editor and Publisher
Editorial Freelancers Association
Freelance jobs and directory of freelance talent
HTML Writers Guide
Internet Industry Association
Internet Resource for Travel Writers
Magabala Books  (Broome)
National Library of Australia services for publishers
Old Mountain Press – sample contract
Publishing Edge
Small Business Development Corporation
The Arts Law Centre of Australia
WA Internet Association
Web design
Webzine for writers, editors
Writing for money, internet resource for freelance writing

Industry magazine
Australian Bookseller & Publisher   News and information about the industry, analysis of issues, events coverage, product features, international book trade news, profiles of industry figures and companies, bookselling news, book information, monthly bestsellers lists and more…

Self-publishing (publishers/printers)

9 Robertson Street, East Perth   9328 1533

Artproof Printing
136 Stirling Highway, North Fremantle   9430 4034

Optima Press
9 Carbon Court, Osborne Park   9445 8380

Access Press 9379 3188
“Publish Your Own Book” (Guide to Publishing)

Scott Print
4 Aberdeen  Street, Perth    9228 7788

Other Useful Information for Self-Publishing
ISBN (International Standard Book Number – to identify books throughout the world)
Contact D W Thorpe (see above)
CIP Cataloguing-in-publication (to get your book catalogued accordingly)
Cataloguing-in-publication unit
National Library of Australia
Ph: (02) 6262 1458 Fax: (02) 6273 4492

Legal Deposit (a legal requirement for each book published to be deposited within the library)
Legal Deposit Unit
National Library of Australia
Ph:  (02) 6262 1312 Fax:  (02) 6273 4322
Website: (put legal deposit in search)

Other contacts

Australian Booksellers Association (03) 9349 5766


Publish for Profit – How to Write, Market and Promote Your Own Book by Cyndi Kaplan.  Published by Cyndi Kaplan Productions and priced at $19.95.

Successful Self Publishing – Making and Selling Your Own Book   by Sheryl Clark. Published by Hale & Ironmonger and priced at $19.95.
The Australian Writer’s Marketplace  Online edition of a complete guide to being published in Australia.  Where and how to sell what you write.
How to start and Produce a Magazine or Newsletter, Worsley Press 
(Available from the SBDC online bookshop,

Digital books

No comments