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.


Amy Andrews wins the AusRom 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards

Fantastic news for Amy Andrews who has won the Best Established Author category in the AusRom 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards.

Jaclyn Moriarty wins in the Queensland Literary Awards 2014

Congratulations to Jaclyn Moriarty who has won the Young Adult category in the Queensland Literary Awards 2014 for her book The Cracks in the Kingdom (Pan Macmillan, 2014) from her Colours of Madeleine series.

Helen Trinca wins in the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2014

Fantastic news for the talented Helen Trinca who was non-fiction joint winner in the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2014 for her book Madeleine: A Life of Madeleine St John (Text Publishing, 2013)
Libby Hathorn, Alice award

Libby Hathorn wins the Alice Award

Libby Hathorn, Sydney writer and poet, has been awarded the Alice Award, this year held in Western Australia, on 18th November at the Anzac Club, Perth. It is a national bi-ennial award made by the Society of Women Writers of Australia. ‘The Alice is awarded to an Australian woman who by her written work has […]