Hire an Editor in Australia

We've sourced the best editors in Australia who are ready to help you with all your editorial assessment needs.

Alison F.

Alison F.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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A professional book editor with extensive experience editing commercial fiction and narrative non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Reader's Digest Australia
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Thriller & Suspense Fiction Women's Fiction

Radhiah C.

Radhiah C.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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I am a Children's Editor at Australia's leading independent publisher. Let me help you craft the perfect frame for your masterpiece.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic Australia
  • Allen & Unwin

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Humor & Comedy Picture Books Children's Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Sherryl C.

Sherryl C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Writer, teacher, editor- my job is to help writers create terrific, publishable stories.


Work experience:

  • Sherryl Clark

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Young Adult Poetry Short Story Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Katie C.

Katie C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Experienced Editor with excellent editing and proofing skills including superb attention to detail and a friendly manner.


Work experience:

  • Katie Connolly
  • Lonely Planet

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Writing & Publishing Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Women's Fiction Fiction

Nadine D.

Nadine D.

Melbourne, Australia

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Freelance book editor and writing/editing teacher with over fifteen years' publishing experience, specializing in manuscript development.


Work experience:

  • Nadine Davidoff Editorial Services
  • Random House Australia
  • Black Inc

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Historical Fiction Anthologies Women's Fiction Short Story

Andrea D.

Andrea D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Editor and proofreader with 15+ years' experience in non-fiction (travel, business, memoirs) and fiction (middle-grade, mystery, romance).


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fiction Mystery & Crime Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Humanities & Social Sciences Romance Finance & Accounting Math & Science

Angela M.

Angela M.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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I specialise in structural editing and advice. I'm experienced with crime/thrillers, hist fic, spec fic and literary. Former publisher.


Work experience:

  • Echo Publishing, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Literary Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction

Rachel C.

Rachel C.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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An experienced food editor and proofreader with expertise in illustrated book publishing, most notably the Lantern imprint at Penguin Books.


Work experience:

  • Badgers Den
  • Penguin Books Australia

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction

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