WA Premier’s Book Awards – Live stream of the awards ceremony [Perth]

Event Information


Friday June 17, 2022
6:30 PM


Perth Cultural Centre
Francis St & William St
Perth, Western Australia 6003

Auslan Interpreter/s

Danielle Pritchard & Alana Wiekart

Language/ Cultural Consultant


Visit website

Entries for the 2021 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards are now closed. Stay tuned for the shortlist announcement coming soon…

The awards support, develop and recognise excellence in Western Australian writing. These awards are made available by the Western Australian Government and are managed by the State Library of Western Australia.

Magabala Books  administer the Daisy Utemorrah Award for Unpublished Indigenous Junior and YA Fiction. This award is open Australia wide and closed on 30 March 2022. Consult their website  for more details.

The logo is from an original illustration, “Constellation” by © Moira Court, from the enchanting children’s book My Superhero written by Chris Owen (Fremantle Press) which was shortlisted in 2014 for Best Children’s Book. All the original illustrations from the book can be viewed on the State Library Catalogue (PWC/218) .

Get the latest information by subscribing to the WA Premier’s Book Awards eNewsletter. We only post a few times a year. Sign up at the bottom of this page.

Live stream of the awards ceremony on 17 June at 6:30pm (WST).

Location Map