Welcome to Magabala Books
Magabala Books is Australia's oldest independent Indigenous publishing house. Based in the pearling town of Broome in the far north of Western Australia, Magabala Books is one of the most remote publishing houses in the world.
Since its incorporation in 1990, Magabala Books has been recognised as a producer of quality Indigenous Australian literature receiving accolades in prestigious literary and national achievement awards.
As one of the most respected small publishing houses in Australia, Magabala Books works as a non-for-profit organisation to preserve, develop and promote Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures. Magabala Books has released more than one hundred titles from a range of genres.
News & Events
Australian Indigenous writers, illustrators and film makers converge for NT Writers’ Festival... read more
Magabala celebrates the 2012 black&write! winners at the First Nations Australia Writers Workshop... read more
A warmly rendered story of home and family life is included in the selection of outstanding international books... read more
Ruby Moonlight wins the Kenneth Slessor Poetry Prize and Book of the Year in the NSW Premier's Literary Awards... read more
Between now and 30 June 2013 get a FREE 2013 Magabala Australian Indigenous Diary with purchases over $50... read more