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Robinsons Bookshop turns 50 

25 October 2013

Robinsons Bookshop in Frankston, Victoria, is celebrating its 50th birthday in October. The store was established by Philip and Moira Robinson in 1963 in the Frankston shopping precinct known as ‘Frankston’s...

Finch Publishing celebrates 20 years 

10 December 2012

Finch Publishing is celebrating its 20th birthday this year. The Sydney-based publisher, which employs ‘three-and-a-half very hardworking people’, held a party in August to mark the occasion. ‘But more importantly,’...

Auckland University Press turns 50 

10 December 2012

Auckland University Press is celebrating 50 years in publishing this year. The scholarly publisher has no plans for a big party. Instead, it has launched a new website and logo...

Collins celebrates 90 years with 90 favourite books

21 November 2012

Several weeks after Collins Booksellers’ flagship store, Hill of Content Bookshop in Melbourne, celebrated its 90th birthday, the Collins family and friends gathered at Melbourne’s Abbottsford convent this month to celebrate...

S&S Australia celebrates 25 years 

8 November 2012

Simon & Schuster Australia is celebrating its 25th anniversary next Tuesday with an ‘intimate party’ in Sydney as well as a visit from S&S UK chief executive and managing director...

Hill of Content celebrates 90th birthday 

24 October 2012

Melbourne’s Hill of Content Bookshop celebrated its 90th birthday on 18 October with a reception for staff, customers and friends. The Bourke Street bookshop was established by A H Spencer...

Milestones: HGE celebrates 10 years, CYL turns 21 

28 February 2012

Hardie Grant Egmont (HGE) and the Centre for Youth Literature (CYL) celebrated significant birthdays this month. HGE celebrated its 10th birthday with a ‘Summer Party' on Thursday 23 February. HGE...

Ligare turns 30 

4 August 2009

Ligare, the Riverwood, NSW-based book printer, is celebrating 30 years in business. Ligare began as a small hand-binding company in Surry Hills, in 1979. By 1981 the business had outgrown...

Walker Books celebrates 15 years 

23 September 2008

Walker Books Australia celebrated 15 years of publishing for children last Tuesday, 16 September with a party at Sydney's Powerhouse Museum. Attending the party were Walker Books staff and supporters, including...