Saturday, November 14th, 2020

What a Great Success for all involved and we thank Brisbane writers and representatives alike for their generous support of this amazing event and are excited about coming again next year in 2021...

The Independent Australian Authors Symposium is for authors and lovers of books, yes, but it is also intended that every independent business minded professional within publishing, media and arts to promote and network with like-minded peers and share in the learning and growing of this wonderful community. 

This event is for everyone in Brisbane who wants to experience success– Get your tickets now! Enjoy relaxed conversations over a delicious lunch and drinks.  The way good business should be done. 

Are you an Author, an Indie Publisher, a writing coach, an editor, a designer, or illustrator, a voice artist or even a marketing expert and you are looking to network your business for opportunity to build or learn from over 300 peers on the day who are needing your services and keen to support your goals?

Then this event is for you and your future success. 

We are excited to share the news that Mr Brett McCallum is set to host the IAAS in Brisbane in November 2020. On Saturday, 14th of November, be set for an event you will not forget and maybe not survive, if you over-indulge in enjoyment as local Gold Coast entrepreneur, storyteller and speaker, Brett McCallum will be riding the hot seat as host of the Independent Australian Authors Symposium for all the local businesses and authors and media in the river city to join together and meet, eat, drink and share all the glorious things about the business of being an author, new technologies in Audio and podcasting and new surprises for the literary world in 2021 onwards.

Also to make mention of all the amazing key Speakers - Lori-Jay Ellis from QLD Writers, Honourable Vicki Howard, along with great new authors - Lorraine Pestell, JD Murphy, Jodie Miller, Jane Ireland, Gillian Wells, Vicki Bennett and Edwina Shaw...what an amazing line up for an awesome days event - PLUS author signed exclusive copies, giveaways, door prizes and much more..!

WHERE - Victoria Park Golf Club, 309 Herston Rd, Herston QLD


Authors & Book signings

JD MURPHY – The Arbor Girls

Lorraine Pestell – A Life Singular Part one and Two

Jane Ireland – Emigree - Crying Tree series

Gillian Wells – Alone

Jodie Miller – Being Born

Can't make it on the day to the Venue, or don't want to risk COVID - Join Online here for the same great benefits and prizes and more...