Sisters in Crime membership

Join Sisters in Crime and become a ‘sister’ or ‘brother-in-law’ – click here and follow the prompts. If you have any queries regarding the process or about becoming a member, please ring 0412 569 356 or email the Secretary.

If you wish to become a supporter (free) go here. A supporter receives the newsletters but no other benefits.

Annual membership fees

Youth (under 19)$10
Library / Overseas$40

* Students, Australian Health Care Card and Seniors Card holders
(Prices are in Australian dollars)


  • Emails advising of forthcoming events, book launches, competitions and news
  • The opportunity to become a Sisters in Crime volunteer or convenor
  • Opportunities to network with authors
  • Opportunities to review women’s crime books or to write for the website
  • Promotional support for crime books you publish – reviews, promotion of launches, invitation to speak on panels organised by Sisters in Crime itself or in partnership with bookshops, libraries, festivals and other events
  • Discount on the Scarlet Stiletto anthologies of winning stories, Scarlet Stiletto: The First Cut and Scarlet Stiletto: The Second Cut
  • A vote in the Davitt Awards Readers’ Choice for the Best Crime Book written by an Australian woman and published during the preceding calendar year
  • 10% discount at the following bookshops:


The Sun Bookshop
10 Ballarat Street, Yarraville 3013
03 9689 0661

Hares & Hyenas
63 Johnston Street, Fitzroy 3065
03 9495 6589

Bellcourt Books
63 Gray Street, Hamilton 3330
03 5572 1310

Redrock Books and Gallery
71 Firebrace Street, Horsham 3400
03 5381 0866

New South Wales

Abbey’s Bookshop
131 York Street, Sydney 2000
02 9264 3111

Blues Point Bookshop
131 Blues Point Road, McMahons Point 2060
02 9956 7056