Do what you love, love what you do

Get Started is proud to have been creating digital experiences since 1999. With a portfolio that includes some of the biggest names in Australian government, retail and the corporate sector, our knowledge and understanding of the digital world is well recognised.


Our approach

In every project, Get Started seeks to deliver a digital experience that matters - to our client, to their audience and to us.

We have been building websites and business systems since 1999 and over that time we have developed a project methodology that works. We make sure that regular and open communication is maintained at every stage to ensure that our vision is aligned with yours.

We also work hard to break down the stereotypes of precious designers and reclusive developers. Our clients are our priority and we seek to understand them first and foremost, from discovery, design and development through to hosting and digital marketing.

Whether it’s a site refresh, going mobile, extending into e-commerce or creating a fully responsive digital experience, we will craft an approach that fits your brand and delivers on your organisational objectives.

Allow Get Started to Create Digital Experiences for you.

Our team

We pride ourselves on having some of the industry's most talented individuals in our team. Our 40+ team members include digital strategists, web designers, front-end developers, .NET developers, Kentico developers, QA analysts, support technicians, web producers, project managers, account managers, digital marketers, content strategists and administrative staff. This broad range of skills ensures your digital strategy will be executed by a team of specialists.

Chey
Tim S
Ashleigh
Tony
Rakhee
Reggie
Fab
Jowen
Knott
Jason
Allen
Matthew L
Darren
Aymee
Yoki
Erin
Catherine Y
Warren
Andrew R
Drew F
Harry
Kim
Emmanuel
Nic
Tom
Angga
Chris C
Liam
Matt S
Mark
Tim F
Adam
Andy
Steph
Tom G
Sarah
Azba
Jessica
Sang
Tami
Marty
Abhinav
Andik
Tess

Our clients

Our portfolio covers a broad range of industry sectors, including some of Australia's most well-known brands. We tend to specialise in products and services with high pre-purchase engagement – or what we like to call 'high research consumer goods' (HRCGs). Here are just a few of our awesome clients: 

Arthritis Victoria
Snooze
Queensland Competition Authority
DUSA
Curtis Stone
Marie Claire
World Vision
Curve
Clipsal
Metricon
Kidspot
SMSMT
Shrine of Remembrance
Nobles
Breastscreen Victoria

Our awards

We are proud to have been recognised for the quality of work we produce with our clients and partners:

2016

Melbourne Design Awards - Gold Winner - EdTech - AusAppPathways app
Melbourne Design Awards - Silver Award - Corporate - QSR International
Melbourne Design Awards - Gold Winner - Food & Drink - Brown Brothers
Webby Awards - Official Honoree - Advertising: Food and Beverage - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Websites - Visual Appeal - Brown Brothers 
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Websites - Structure and Navigation - Australian Seniors Insurance Agency
Communicator Awards - Silver Winner - Websites - Food and Beverage - Brown Brothers
Communicator Awards - Silver Winner - Websites - Computer/IT: Software - QSR International
Communicator Awards - Silver Winner - Websites - Home Page - QSR International
W3 Awards - Gold Winner - Brown Brothers - User Experience
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Food & Beverage - Brown Brothers
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Law and Legal Services - ABL
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Mobile sites & apps - AusAppPathways App - ITA
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Education - CECV
Davey Awards - Silver Winner - Websites: Food & Beverage - Brown Brothers  
Davey Awards - Silver Winner - Websites: Insurance - Australian Seniors Insurance Agency  

2015

Web Awards - Winner - Innovation - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations
Web Awards - Winner - Commercial - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations  
Melbourne Design Awards - Gold Award Winner - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations 
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Insurance - CGU
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Food and Beverage - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations  
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Visual Appeal - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations 
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Lifestyle categories - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations 
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Education - Deakin University Student Union
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Home Page - Deakin University Student Union
Communicator Awards - Gold Winner - Real Estate - Metricon
W3 Awards - Gold Winner - Construction - Metricon
W3 Awards - Gold Winner - User Experience - Metricon
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Food and Beverage - Brown Brothers Colourful Conversations  
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - Insurance - CGU
W3 Awards - Silver Winner - User Experience - Snooze
Webby Awards - Official Honoree (Real Estate) - Metricon

2014

Web Awards State Winner - Government - Victorian Ombudsman 
Melbourne Design Awards - Gold Winner - Digital Experience Website - Deakin University Student Union 
Melbourne Design Awards - Silver Winner - Digital Experience Website - Clipsal 
Kentico Site of the Year Awards - Best Education site - Deakin University Student Union
Kentico Site of the Year Awards - Best Consumer Goods site - Metricon

2013

Web Awards - State Winner - Commercial - Snooze 
Web Awards - State Winner - Not For Profit - Arthritis Victoria 
Web Awards - State Honouree - Education - Swinburne Student Amenities Association 
Melbourne Design Awards - Winner - Digital Experience, Website - Snooze 
Kentico Site of the Year finalist - Snooze 
Communicator Awards - Winner - Websites (Shopping) - Snooze 
Communicator Awards - Winner - Websites (Visual Appeal) - Snooze 
Communicator Awards - Winner - Websites (Consumer Goods) - Snooze 
Communicator Awards - Winner - Websites (Charitable Organisations/Non-profit) - Breastscreen Victoria 
Communicator Awards - Winner - Websites (Health) Breastscreen Victoria 

2012

Kentico Site of the Year - Curve 
Web Awards - National Finalist - Government - Essential Services Commission 
Web Awards - National Finalist - Best Overall HTML/CSS - Shrine of Remembrance 
Web Awards - National Finalist - Best Overall User Experience - Shrine of Remembrance 
Web Awards - National Finalist - Best Overall Visual Design - Shrine of Remembrance 

2011

Web Awards - National Finalist - Culture & Events - GGArmy 
Web Awards - National Finalist - Personal - Mining Man 
B&T 30 Under 30 Winner - Adam Griffith 
Kentico Site of the Year - Purvis Beer 
Kentico Site of the Year finalist - Shrine of Remembrance 
Kentico Site of the Year - Green & Gold Army 

2010

Web Awards - National Finalist - For The People - Potier 

2009

Kentico Site of the Year - Birth.com.au 
SmartCompany Web Award, Best Blog - Parenting Ideas 
National Excellence Award, Best Swim School Website, Swim Australia - Paul Sadler Swimland 
 

What our clients say

"We couldn't be happier with the website that the team at Get Started created for us. Our Snooze team members are already finding that the Snooze bedBUILDER provides a fantastic addition to the customers' Snooze in-store experience."

Michelle Lucas - Digital Marketing Manager - Snooze


Are you ready to redefine your own customers' experience?

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