About Us

We are a multi-award winning digital marketing agency specialising in social media with offices around Australia.

About Us

The Creative Collective are a full service creative agency specialising in digital marketing (particularly social media), servicing clients around the world.

The Creative Collective has physical offices in Newcastle, NSW and Sunshine Coast, QLD, with serviced offices in MelbourneSydneyBrisbane and the Gold Coast, and Aucklandin New Zealand.

Founded in 2007 by Yvette Adams, between 2009 – 2014 the business operated as a franchise with offices on the Gold Coast and Newcastle, NSW.

In late 2013, the decision to centralise all franchised offices, clients and operations was made, and Katrina Lees, previously the Newcastle franchisee, became the business partner of Yvette Adams.

In 2017 the business acquired Fig Creative, an agency previously based in Maleny, Sunshine Coast.

Our Services

Since the outset of our business, and to this day, we offer website design and developmentgraphic design & printPR & marketingsocial mediaseo & pay per click, plus an extensive range of creative services.

We particularly excel at digital marketing, and have a highly experienced and capable team spread around the world, who work across time zones meaning you can access a talented team, and quick turn arounds.

We have provided many clients SEO (search engine optimisation) services and PPC (pay per click) services such as developing and managing their ad campaigns on Google Adwords and Bing Ads. To have a successful business you must be able to be found on the search engines and for people to take the desired website on your website once there.
We have created hundreds of brands and provide a professional graphic design service from conception of brand concepts and design ideas right through to brand roll out. Key is that creative intelligence is applied to all of our branding and design work meaning you'll be dealing with people who understand how design relates to your overall marketing strategy.
We have built hundreds of websites, from simple one page website designs to elaborate and complex ecommerce websites, for a wide range of clients.
Our preferred systems to build websites on is Wordpress however we also deal in Shopify and Drupal. We also offer hosting and domain name services.
We offer a range of social media services including social media strategy, social media audits, social media account set up or fix ups, social media content planning and posting and social media advertising services.
Our tech support services can be purchased on a per hour or prepaid block of hours for telephone or email support, discounted depending on the number of hours purchased.
Whilst you may have a great business, product or service, without effective marketing & PR, no one will even know you exist! So how do you build your profile, brand or awareness of your product, event or crowdfunding campaign? We can help!
If you want to take your digital marketing to the next level you should be using a high quality and professionally shot image or video. Talk to us about arranging a photo or video shoot at locations across Australia.
Know you should be doing a bunch of digital marketing but just aren't getting to it? Our affordable and flexible digital marketing packages are very popular and will ensure you are keeping active across multiple digital channels and will be executed in collaboration with you so you get final say on what goes out.
Community Focused

We are active members of the business community, regularly donating our services on a pro bono basis or in a mentoring capacity to causes we care about.

We are big supporters of Start Up Weekends, regularly providing PR, marketing, social media and mentoring services to these powerful weekend events which take place around the globe, and the Teens Take Control program.

We also actively support the Sunshine Coast’s Silicon Coast group which emerged as a local group for startups, entrepreneurs, marketers, developers and creatives post Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast.

Our director is on the Knowledge & Service Industries Taskforce for Sunshine Coast Council, the Australian Institute of Company Directors Sunshine Coast Committee and is one of the ‘expert panel’ advising on the AICD’s Directing Growth Program.

We regularly accept students for work experience and internships.

We contribute to our community regularly by getting involved in fundraising initiatives and offering our services on a pro bono basis. Go to this page to find out more about ourCorporate Social Responsibility initiatives.

Our Clients

Our clients are diverse and herald from every state in Australia. We have completed work for most industries including medicallegal, retail, business services, financebeauty, fashion, Government, tourism, media, education, health, fitness, construction, and more.

We have worked with many well-known and respected clients.

Previously our Training Division, we now have a sister company in the form of The Training Collective who offer a wide range of online and offline training across Australia and New Zealand on topics relating to online success. This organisation also boasts an impressive client list. Sometimes clients start with The Creative Collective, and later require training. Some of our clients start with The Training Collective and later require our creative services. The choice is entirely you to you, and largely depends how much time, skills and inclination you have yourself, or within your team, to do the job at hand. We are flexible in our approach, and can work on a consultancy, project or collaborative basis.

Multi-award winning

The Creative Collective and it’s team members have been recognised in numerous local, regional and national business awards programs.

Go to this page to see the full list of our many business awards and other accolades.

12 Hanbury Street, Newcastle
+61 2 4911 9016
Sunshine Coast
11/12 Norval Court, Maroochydore, QLD 4558
+61 7 5451 1315
Gold Coast
Miami, Gold Coast
+61 7 5451 1315
Suite 550, 189 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
+61 7 5451 1315
+61 7 5451 1315
Level 1, 241 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, QLD 4000
+61 7 5451 1315