The Animals® was founded on the idea that creative services for business can be flexible. And that collaborating and teaming up with other specialists and clients can be powerful and rewarding. In ways that lead to outstanding results.
This flexible creative services approach has seen us work both directly with great clients and brands, as well as shoulder-to-shoulder with like-minded Ad Agencies, Design Firms, In-House Studios, Marketers and Marketing Consultants. Producing exciting work right around Australia.
The Animals operate as a full creative extension of your business. As well as a trusted marketing and communications advisor. We provide you with the ability to build best-practice marketing programs, strong communications and engaging creative resources.
Our creative services provide everything you need to create sharp items. Material that not only looks outstanding, but has intelligent thinking behind it. It’s something we’ve been doing for countless brands, businesses, government organisations and not-for-profits.
why work with us
When instinct kicks in, ideas take off. The Animals are your very own creative collaboration engine. Here to turn your need for better digital, design and written content into reality.
Time is precious. We distil your tasks without labouring the process. Fact finding carefully and analytically, to create what best reflects you.
inform & inspire
Impress clients or customers. Expand sales prospects. Reinvigorate the old. Reinvent or re-position. We’re here to help you make it happen.
Our people have worked across over 100 brands. So we know what it takes to create material that busts through the clutter of a busy world to reach your target.
Answers are clearer when you see everything 360 degrees. Let us show you a complete range of options and tactics that will excite your audiences.
Locally convenient, nationally accessible
Located on Melbourne City’s edge, we’re accessible to clients nearby, and many that aren’t. Currently we’re working with brands and businesses across 4 Australian states and growing.
- Advertising branding & design
- Brand identity, messaging and style guides
- Product / service names & identities
- Design & Art Direction
- Writing, editing & proofing
- Campaign ideas
- New business proposals & tenders
- Outdoor advertising & signage
- Radio advertising, podcast & scripts
- Television advertising
- Videography & photography
- Press releases & articles
- Image creation & photo retouching
- Corporate comms
- Print & press management
- Packaging, brochures & factsheets
- Website creation and programming
- Digital design & App design
- UX architecture, wireframing & prototyping
- Digital banner creation
- eDM email campaigns and data measurement
- Social media & content creation
- Moving images & animation
- Digital Campaign planning
- Digital-led strategy & concepts
- Google advertising & analytics reporting
- Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
- Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
- Radio, outdoor & regional TV strategy and media planning
meet the founding partners
Founding Partner (Design & Digital)
Founding Partner (Copy, Content & Strategy)
frequently asked questions
We strive for inspiring ideas and results, completed with a minimum of fuss. The Animals way of working allows for ample feedback, a high level of responsiveness, and an amazing outcome.
We operate with discretion. We will sign any confidentiality or non-compete agreement on request.
Yes. As a small independent we work to your budget constraints and are happy to quote projects without obligation.
The Animals is a name that’s versatile, a bit like us. It can be fun and playful, or energetic and aggressive. It’s also highly memorable. Much like the work we’d love to do for you.
Yes. We love it. Brendan is a complete coffee snob with lots of hipster coffee making gear. He is also related to Coffee-making royalty. To find out more, call him for a coffee catch-up. You’ll find out more about us and enjoy a good brew.