At Coast, we don’t intend on world domination or creating world peace. Rather we aim to simply know and understand you and your business, so we can clearly and effectively communicate your message to the world … no matter the medium required.
At Coast we love the challenge of transforming the simple idea into a meaningful and effective creative solution, aimed to engage your audience.
Established in 2005, Coast Studios is an award winning team of branding specialists, logo designers, graphic designers & website developers located in the coastal town of Coffs Harbour NSW. We are proud to have built a reputation on quality design work in a fun and relaxed working environment. To this day, we continue to create all types of visual print and digital design media for companies of all shapes, sizes and across any industry. So whether your brand is a looking a little 1999 or perhaps your website is just not working for you, we will ensure you always receive a timely, cost-effective design solution, matched with the service you deserve. There’s nothing we can’t do, no brief that we can’t crack and no such thing as a stupid idea!
Say hello to our team of highly skilled, experienced designers, website builders, App creators and general social media gurus. We’re passionate about all things design and love to surf and build sandcastles!
Shane O’Brien (Creative Director & Operations Manager) Jimmy Evans (Design & Marketing Communications) Jena Hackett (Design) James Norton (SEO, Web Design & Development) Phil Nickl (Web & App Development) El McDonald (Studio Manager) Anna O’Brien (Admin & Accounts) Laura Hui (Content Strategist & Digital Marketing Specialist)
‘The team at Coast has been a delight to work with! We are very happy with the logo design & flyers they produced. We look forward to working with them again!’
– Linda Nolan, Excel Property Agency –
We love working with businesses of all shapes and sizes and are super proud of the work we produce. Below is a selection of what we’ve done recently.
Excel property Agents
The team at Coast has been an absolute delight to work with, we are very happy with the branding design and flyers they produced. We look forward to working with them in the future!’Linda Nolan, Excel Property Agency
‘Thank you for the effort and expertise you delivered in the website design and development of our new Cottonwood Farm website. You understood the style, feel and attributes we wanted, and worked quickly and consistently towards achieving our goals. In particular, I would like to thank you for your outstanding level of communication and responsiveness towards our needs. Please accept our thanks.’Louise Scott, Cottonwood Luxury Accommodation
Working with Coast is great, Chris has come up with concepts for our organisation's website and logos that far outstrip our creative imaginations. The turnaround for projects is quick and they are responsive to any questions. I would highly recommend Coast.Cath Macauley - Mid Coast Communities
Chris and the team are the best and most professional designers on the Coffs Coast. Not only are they talented designers, they will complete your web or design project quickly and efficiently. We have used them for three design projects and one web project and will be couldn't be happier with the results. I recommend Chris and his team unreservedly.Gurmesh Singh - OzGroup Berries
We are passionate creatives offering a complete in-house design service. So whether you need a brand created, something designed, a website built, An app idea, or just good ol’ fashion advice, we’re here to help and ensure your project is a blistering success!
Brand IdentityMORE THAN LOGOS
A well-designed logo is the key to establishing the individual thumb print of your brand and identity. Regardless if you need a new logo or revamp a tired one, we research, imagine and create a logo that is tailored to you and your business. Don’t even have a name yet? We can help with that too! Learn More
Graphic DesignPICTURES MEET WORDS
When the right image and copy unite to express a desired message, we’ve achieved ‘good’ design. Whether you require business cards, flyers, press advertising, signage or anything in between, we design with one goal: to communicate your message visually and clearly, on budget and time! Learn More
3 in every 4 of online users admit they decide on a company’s credibility based on its website design. Coast Studios will help you design and build a unique and super professional website that communicates your message in a clear, concise and creative way no matter the device being used to view it! Learn More
Social MediaMORE THAN FACEBOOK
Having a presence for your business across the right social media platforms is crucial to reaching a wider audience. Our social media strategist works closely with clients to ensure the right tone of voice is achieved through design and copy while ensuring engagement with your targeted audience is constantly improving. Learn More
ContentALL THE TRIMMINGS
We all know that a cake without the self-raising flour will not rise, just as a brand without an appropriate and engaging voice will fail to make an impression on your audience. Our talented pool of creatives are ready to work with you to produce powerful content that engages, delights and achieves results. Learn More
PhotographyGET THE RIGHT LOOK
We all know that a powerful image can speak a thousand words. The same goes for engaging video and graphics. Coast Studios have an in-house photographer to capture the essence of your business, shoot staff photos to help us create amazing visuals to use on whatever your design needs may be. Learn More