Australia’s only exclusive wholesaler online & retailer of cookery books – sourcing cookbooks for 39 years & counting!

About Us

Established in 1985, The Cookery Book in Australia’s ONLY exclusive Wholesaler Online and Retailer of culinary, health and beverage books for professionals, chefs, caterers, enthusiastic home cooks and gourmets. With over 50 years of experience and knowledge, our retail and wholesale customers have access to the most extensive range of cookbooks in Australia. The Cookery Book is Australian owned and operated and has been serving the food industry for over 39 years and counting! Come and visit our store OPEN  at 52 Sailors Bay Road Northbridge (right next to our old shop!)

Our services, features and benefits include:


Superior instore service and wholesale representation with comprehensive information which means you need only make one call OR can buy instore or online with access to ALL titles from ALL Publishers to save you time and effort. We are able to source ANY cookery book in print in the world.


Our recently renovated NEW store in Northbridge has over 10,000 ACTUAL books to see, touch and read before you buy. We also carry cookery, homeware and gift items. Open 6 days a week (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 10am to 5pm) and conveniently located with plenty of free parking right outside. New store is right next door to our previous location at No. 52!



Our unique award-winning e-Newsletter includes over 100 NEW titles (with two months notice) which gives our retail customers information in advance and provides our wholesale customers wtih an information edge over their competitors. We also produce customized lists and bestseller data for every account and our email alerts notify customers of offers and promotions. Subscribe NOW!


For retail and wholesale customers we see every Publisher worldwide and you receive all the infomation – saving you valuable time, effort. The major benefits of shopping and using The Cookery Book is the opportunity to buy the latest titles and bestsellers from the world’s best authors and chefs. See Terms and Conditions Wholesale/Retail for additional information.


On our website we have categorised (and sub-categorized) EVERY cookery book in print (over 20,000 titles) giving you the customer convenience of browsing and ordering via a virtual store – available 24/7.