Hire a Proofreader in Melbourne

We've sourced the best proofreaders in Melbourne who are ready to help you with all your proofreading needs.

Kate G.

Kate G.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

I'm a trade book editor with a decade of experience in the Australian publishing industry.


Work experience:

  • Black Inc. Books
  • Self-employed
  • Affirm Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Mystery & Crime Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Young Adult Women's Fiction

Jess R.

Jess R.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

Experienced non-fiction editor specialising in craft, cooking and design. Worked at Penguin Aust. and for ThamesHudson, Hardie Grant.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books Australia
  • Jessica Redman Professional Writing and Editing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Home & Garden DIY & Crafts Design

Angela M.

Angela M.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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

Andrea D.

Andrea D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fiction Mystery & Crime Biographies & Memoirs Romance Business & Management Self-help & Self-improvement Humanities & Social Sciences

Garima S.

Garima S.

Adelaide SA, Australia

Request a quote

An editor with expertise in STEM editing (books, research papers, and theses). Worked for Macmillan, Elsevier, Springer, Cengage, AACR


Work experience:

  • Vocabulix Australia
  • MacMillan Publishing Services Ltd. (MPS Ltd.)
  • Aptara, Inc.
  • Thomson Digital

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Math & Science

Lauren F.

Lauren F.

Sydney NSW, Australia

Request a quote

Editor and proofreader, 19 yrs. Bookouture, Atlantic Books, Allen & Unwin. Commercial fiction and memoir. Spaces from July.


Work experience:

  • Bookouture
  • Atlantic Books
  • Allen & Unwin
  • London Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Romantic Comedy Romance Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Travel Mystery & Crime Action & Adventure

Anita M.

Anita M.

Ocean Grove, Victoria, Australia

Request a quote

An experienced publisher and editor with a 15-year career in educational publishing, including 8 years at Oxford University Press ANZ.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Oxford University Press ANZ
  • Harcourt Education Australia (now Pearson Education)
  • Harcourt Education UK (now Pearson Education)
  • Agra Europe

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels Education & Reference Non-Fiction Children's - Non-fiction

Radhiah C.

Radhiah C.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Request a quote

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

Join Reedsy to browse 1000+ similar profiles

Sign up with or

Proofreader for hire Melbourne

By the time you’re done writing, rewriting, and editing your book, you’re probably getting tired of fixing mistakes. It can be tempting to think you’ve gone over it enough, and just sent it straight to the printer — but don’t let your haste get you in trouble. Before you finalize your book, you’re going to want to find the best proofreader for hire in Melbourne. A fresh, trained set of eyes is the difference between a stunning debut and a critical failure.

At Reedsy, we understand how important professionalism is. Even a handful of typos can make or break the success of a book. That’s why we accept only the top professionals in the industry, so that you can be sure you’re getting a quality proof of your beloved manuscript. Thousands of authors trust our team, so why not come and meet them for yourself? Join Reedsy today, and find the best proofreader for hire in Melbourne.

Related learning courses

Writing a book? Check out these free 10-day Reedsy Learning courses.

Learn How to Write a Novel

Thinking of writing your first book? This free learning course will get you started!

Building a Solid Writing Routine

Stop procrastinating! Learn how to break your bad habbits and focus on the writing.

Find other professionals in Melbourne

Find proofreaders near Melbourne

Skills related to Proofreading

What is Reedsy?

Successful authors build talented teams around them to bring their book to life. Through the Reedsy Marketplace, you can meet the industry’s top professional book editors, cover designers, book marketers and ghostwriters. Reedsy professionals know the publishing landscape better than a writer knows the taste of hot coffee, come meet them. Create your free Reedsy account and start requesting free quotes and honest advice today.