About

Aussie / Kiwi Audiobook Production

I’m an Australian audiobook narrator (Amy Soakes), so I know how difficult it is for Australian and New Zealand authors and narrators to find each other, plus there’s not much info on producing audiobooks for those outside ACX-approved countries. This website is designed to solve these problems.

– searchable database of Aus / NZ narrators –
– authors list all auditions FREE –
– detailed info on the audiobook industry –

Australian / New Zealand Narrators
– a dedicated profile page with audio samples, skills, experience and links to your work
– a form for authors to contact you directly.
– access to all auditions posted on the site.
– a personalised URL to market yourself by sending authors/publishers to your profile page
FREE until 2022, then choose if you wish to stay for $3/month, paid 6-monthly.
Set up your FREE profile now!
– coming soon – FAQs for narrators with detailed information and tips on audiobook narration

Authors / Publishers / Rights Holders
– a database of narrators, searchable by accents, experience, genre, cost, gender and ethnicity.
FAQs page all the info authors need to get started in audio
Graph comparing royalty percentages via different aggregators and contract options
– a place to list audiobook audition notices FREE so narrators come to you.

Publishing Houses / Aggregators / Distributors
– coming soon – a dedicated profile page, with links to your work and online platforms
– coming soon – a contact form for narrators/authors to contact you directly.
– a place to list audition notices FREE so narrators come to you.
– FAQs pages explaining the productivity benefits of having someone else coordinate production and/or distribution.

Audio editors, engineers, proofers, researchers, cover designers, script prep, QA, marketers
– coming soon – a dedicated profile page, with links to your work and online platforms
– coming soon – a contact form for narrators/authors to contact you directly.
– FAQs pages explaining the productivity benefits of outsourcing to services like yours.