We’re restless and curious; pushing boundaries and creating new pathways. We are solution-focussed problem solvers and idea generators; a breath of fresh air. We are innovators, facilitators and communicators. We blend data and analytics with just as much creativity as we do magic and soul.
Established in 2005, Coast Studios is an award winning team of brand design specialists, marketing gurus, website and app developers located in the rapidly growing, coastal city of Coffs Harbour NSW. Akin to a coastline joining land and sea, our boutique creative agency is an environment between two worlds – brand and audience. Champions of creative change, we collaborate closely with our clients to effectively communicate the unique essence, or fingerprint of their brand.
Coast’s willingness to share our expertise empowers and enables our clients to do great things, underpinning an unwavering approach to our customer experience. We bring together and inspire the local creative industry; giving back to our community by providing employment opportunities for young people who want to do great things and be part of change for good.
Our culture attracts various hues of expert storytellers; all with their own gifts and capabilities, which is what makes our diverse workplace so unique. Walking into our colourful home is finding ‘The happy place’, decorated with the positive energy that comes from the fun we have when creating tales that are forged together with drive and grit; yet lovingly embellished with our crew’s personality and individual style.The challenge of transforming a simple idea into a meaningful and effective creative solution, aimed to engage a specific audience, is why we do what we do.
The positive impact we have on the world is not due to our numbers, but by our unwavering ability to harness change and use our knowledge, skills and expertise to help others adapt and prosper. See us as the fully integrated, content marketing hub of tomorrow, today.
Always aiming higher, we think bigger picture when working on even the smallest of details, achieving maximum engagement at every stage of the creative process. And while most stories have many layers, we also believe in keeping things simple when working, operating with transparency, honesty and integrity.
Working with Coast you can expect consistency, a passion for people and full-service with a smile … maybe even the odd meme. Your return on investment? Connecting a brand to its people and ensuring the people become the essence of your brand.
It’s the Coast way.
How we Work.
We work with you to connect your brand with your audience, driving positive engagement, interactions and ultimately conversions, through our fully in-house managed services.
We are all about the strategy. In an ever-changing world, meaningful and effective strategy behind your brand and creative is your blueprint for navigating toward successful business and marketing objectives.
The building block of growth, strategy helps an organisation to concentrate its resources to create opportunity and growth that go hand-in-hand with purpose, customer experience and return on investment. Our collaborative approach to ‘think before we do’ sees us partner with our clients to help them put their best foot forward.
Custom design and execution. An understanding of your business, your goals, vision and your target market is key to designing an effective creative solution.
All our design and development is done in-house, allowing fluid collaboration between client and Coast, as we speak and tweak on the fly. Many agencies outsource development, but we prioritise it because design thinking and communication go hand in hand. Our full stack developers can build anything from websites to apps to complex business systems and our content creators and designers are masters of their craft.
Reaching your audience to drive results. Coast specialises in the creation and distribution of engaging content designed to create a positive value exchange between the consumer and brand.
Our approach to Digital Marketing combines strategic planning with clever technology that will track, monitor and confirm project metrics, allowing us to make fast, real-time decisions about the direction and success of any campaign. It’s like choosing your own adventure, on steroids. To support your digital footprint, our Hosting and Support Packages offer a boutique service that is second-to-none, ensuring your brand is alive, connected and front-of-mind, 24/7.
What Our Clients Say.
Kristi Knowles : : Pansabella Providores
“Coast originally did my website and now helped to develop my digital media. They are very dedicated in helping their clients out, they have been incredibly creative and quick to respond in any requests that I have or plans to put into place. I can’t thank them enough or tell you what a fantastic team they are! Our digital sales have doubled in the last six months and the SEO results have been tremendous. They are a great bunch of people that love what they do!”
Karen Martin : : Pacific Marina
“Coast created our new website – and have done a fantastic job. Shane and his team were incredibly helpful and creative, providing us with a website that is contemporary, user friendly and exactly the image we were trying to portray to our client base. The team at Coast were professional, organised and always eager to assist with any issues or questions that we had. We would definitely recommend Coast to any potential customer.”
Christyn Breasley : : Glam Couture
“I have been nothing but impressed by the skills, knowledge, reliability and professionalism that I have received with Coast Studios. They are a team of incredibly talented people and I would recommend anyone using them. Thanks Coast for your hosting, tech support, SEO, and designing, you’re the best!”
Kyle Skalicky : : Jetty Plumbing
“Shane and his crew are the most positive and creative bunch ever. I got some photos done and gave them to Coast and next minute an amazing website pops up with very little effort on my side. This was fantastic as I run a busy and growing business. would give them 1000000 stars if I could. Thanks Shane and your team for everything. Can not express my gratitude enough. A1 ++++ ( THUMBS UP )”
Creativity and innovation
We think big picture with an insatiable desire to learn new tricks, explore your curiosities to forge new pathways and be inspired by new and emerging trends. We don’t do templates, recycled designs or five-dollar logos. We know the best ideas are simple, but significant.
Communication with high impact
Clearly and succinctly conveying information and ideas to individuals and groups in a variety of situations. Communicating in a focused and compelling way that drives positive interaction and action. By volunteering information and being proactive, we are able to ensure projects flow along in a timely and effective manner.
Solution-focused, client service
Positive, ‘can-do’ communication that is both practical and also achieves the highest levels of service. Our clients are our heroes and our boutique team are always at your service. There’s no egos, hidden fees, or agendas; and we operate with integrity. We don’t procrastinate, rather, we relentlessly take initiative and prompt action to accomplish objectives even on behalf of every client.
Commitment to excellence
Nothing great was ever achieved by doing nothing great. That means we don’t do half-hearted, half-assed or half-priced. We take primary responsibility when completing all tasks and do so to the best of our ability. While we never fail to pull out all the stops to get the job done, we do so with a smile (or asking for support when needed); always maintaining a positive, fun and relaxed work environment in every conversation, upon every click.
Maintaining healthy relationships with others based on mutual trust, respect and a common goal. We know that every human is unique and we apply empathy and love in all situations enabling us to respond according to individual needs. We naturally give to others and always look to support our teammates whenever we can. Much like a family, we are a force when we come together. We share our expertise, which empowers and enables our people and clients to do great things
Get to Know Us.