Welcome to Curtis Brown

We are Australia’s oldest and largest literary agency representing a diverse range of Australian and New Zealand writers.

Curtis Brown is keen to source works by young and promising writers whilst also looking after many established clients and significant estates.

On our website you will find information about our agency, how to submit material to us, and the clients and Estates we represent.

Our Sydney office is open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

SUBMISSIONS: Our Submissions Department is currently OPEN. Please check our submission guidelines for further information.


Congratulations to Miles Allinson!

Congratulations to Miles Allinson, winner of the People’s Choice Award at the Victorian Premiers Literary Awards 2016, for Fever of Animals. A huge congratulations to all of the winners.
PM Awards

Congratulations to Geoffrey Lehmann!

Geoffrey Lehman has won the Prime Minister’s Literary Award in the Poetry category for his collection Poems 1957-2013. A huge congratulations to all the winners.
Ryan, Kate

Congratulations, Kate Ryan

Congratulations to Kate Ryan on winning the inaugural Writers Prize in the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2015. The judges commented, “Kate Ryan’s entered essay, ‘Psychotherapy for Normal People’, is a powerful and engaging work and account of the psychotherapeutic process by an accomplished Victorian writer.” In addition, Kate, also an author of fiction and children’s […]
Moriarty, Ros

Congratulations, Ros

Ros Moriarty (author of the memoir Listening to Country, and many children’s picture books) has won the Business Enterprise category of the 2015 Financial Review/Westpac ‘100 Women of Influence’ Awards. See her thoughts here: linkedin.com/pulse/power-influence-ros-moriarty