Contact us

ALIA is an association made up of many enthusiastic individuals including our members, staff and Board of Directors. View the ALIA Honours Board to find out about the men and women who have helped shape the Association and the library and information profession.

Visiting ALIA House

ALIA House is located in Canberra, just south of Parliament House. Members are always welcome. If you are in the city, drop in and say hello.

There is guest parking behind ALIA House - please park in any vacant space labelled ALIA.


ALIA House contact details

Business name

Australian Library and Information Association Ltd


40 090 953 236 [ACN 090 953 236]

Postal address

PO Box 6335 Kingston 2604 AUSTRALIA

Street address

ALIA House, 9–11 Napier Close, Deakin 2600 AUSTRALIA

Phone number

 +61 2 6215 8222

Members' line

 1800 020 071

Online merchant ALIA is an online merchant located in Australia

You can contact us through our web contact form or by email — ALIA has a set of general email addresses available to obtain information or advice.

If you are not sure where to direct your enquiry please send it to Please include your membership number with your enquiry wherever possible.

To reach an ALIA house staff member directly via telephone, please dial 02 6215 8 followed by their extension number listed below.

Chief Executive Officer Sue McKerracher Ext  215
Director of Corporate Services Nicole Barnes Ext  228
Director of Learning Kate Bunker Ext  203
Director of Conferences and Events Christina Granata Ext 214
Strategic Programs and Engagement Manager Kirrin Sampson Ext  237
Learning Services Coordinator Jacqui Lucas Ext 230
Graphic Designer Anna Nadarajah Ext  229
Publications Editor Brendan Eichholzer Ext  239
Events Coordinator Lisa Thomson Ext  219
Communications Coordinator Karolina Firman Ext  221
Membership & Marketing Manager Jade Dawes Ext  232
Membership Agnes Lekawski Ext  210
Membership, Library and Records Lisa Slingsby Ext 223
Events Coordinator

Joanne Brown

Ext  220
ICT Manager Adam Jameson Ext  227
Finance/Administration Coordinator Briony Dawes Ext  236
Board Liaison Brenda Currie  


ACT  ALIA House team 02 6215 8226
NSW  Rob Thomson 0423 184 737
NT ALIA House team 02 6215 8222
QLD James Nicholson 0404 485 970
SA  Lauren Gobbett 0421 957 118 
TAS Jill Denholm

0448 036 192

VIC Margie Anderson 0404 471 404

Sienna Gilchrist 0408 888 646


INCITE, ALIA Weekly, ALIA website and PD Postings Tony Mangan HWRMedia 08 8379 9522

Conferences and Campaigns Christina Granata Director Conferences and Events
JALIA, ALJ and AARL   Taylor & Francis
Employment Advertising


INCITE  Brendan Eichholzer  

Dr Mary Anne Kennan


School of Information Studies
Charles Sturt University - Sydney
Locked Bag 450
Silverwater NSW 2128

Alison Fields 

JALIA Book Reviews Editor Curtin University Library
GPO Box U1987
WA 6845