List of the Best Australia Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Richmond Australia

    Launchpad App Development partners with disruptive startups and revolutionary brands all over Australia and the world to create digital products that delight users and rewrite the rules of traditional business models.

     
    We have a unique approach to helping startups and brands solve the challenge of delivering amazing user experiences, across all digital channels, to achieve growth in a highly measurable way.

    Clients
    LEGO
    Mitre 10
    Victoria State Government
    Dial Before You Dig
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Launchpad partnered with a social media startup to create a calendar sharing app for iOS and Android devices that allows users to stay connected with their friends and family while they are traveling.

    “Everything worked well, and throughout the process, Launchpad didn’t simply go with what I said, but they also considered ways of making the app better. I feel that I made the right choice with Launchpad.” — Founder, Social Media Startup

  • 2
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chippendale Australia

    idea box is a mobile app development company based in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 2008, this team of fewer than 10 employees provides mobile app and web development services.

    Clients
    Caring Hub
    Connect Manningham
    MDI Global
    DriveOffAlert.com
    Industries
    Notable Project

    idea box developed a mobile app for a market research company. The product serves as a data collection interface and is linked to a research management system. The team's patience and experience led to a successful development phase.

    "I most appreciate their honesty and integrity. Also, they're true developers." – CEO, Market Research Firm

  • 3
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Richmond Australia

    Appetiser was founded in 2016 and is based in Melbourne, Australia. They are a mobile and web app development agency that works primarily with midmarket clients. Their team of over 100 specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Accent Group
    Youfoodz
    Amber Tiles
    Roamni & Formula 1
    Notable Project

    Appetiser worked with a tourism company to develop and maintain a tourism and storytelling app. They integrated a API that let the app integrate with Google Places and designed a UX/UI for both iOS and Android. The app passed its user goal of 1000 and has withstood increased traffic during major events.

    “Project management has been amazing. Appetiser’s communication has been fantastic and transparent. They provide both regularly scheduled and ad-hoc updates” – Director, Tourism Company

  • 4
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Milton Australia

    Located in Brisbane, Australia, WorkingMouse is a software development agency that was founded in 2014. The agency and their team of 35 specialize in custom software and mobile app development. 

    Clients
    Safework;Pro
    Queensland Government
    Octfolio
    Unilodge
    Notable Project

    On a short timeline, WorkingMouse developed a custom software solution for a payment solutions company that brought on a large new client. The web portal they developed helped address the client's needs and provided long-term benefits and received positive feedback regarding its usability.

    "Based on their input and experience, I was able to come up with a far better product than what I was expecting. I also appreciated the transparency around the development process — they kept me informed about possible challenges." – Founder, Payment Solutions Company

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  • 5
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Founded in 1998, IndiaNIC is a mobile app and web development industry veteran. Since its founding, IndiaNIC has expanded to two offices in Ahmedabad, India and Sunnyvale, CA. The team of over 400 employees handles projects in mobile and web development, IoT solutions, wearable technology, and mobile gaming.

    Clients
    Adidas
    McDonalds
    Best Buy
    Yahoo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of IndiaNIC’s clients is a travel agency that wanted its clients to be able to book and schedule events on web and mobile devices. IndiaNIC delivered a website and iOS and Android apps that the travel agency’s clients loved.

    “I’ve never had an issue with them. The quality of IndiaNIC’s work is amazing, as was the communication. I felt comfortable working with them, and was always kept up-to-date.” – CEO, Travel Agency

  • 6
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sydney Australia

    EB Pearls is a mobile app development company headquartered in Sydney, Australia with offices in Melbourne, Australia and Lalitpur, Nepal.  EB Pearls is comprised of 132 employees that specializes in e-commerce development, UX/UI design, mobile app development, and web development. Founded in 2005, the company works with enterprises, small businesses, and middle-market companies across industries such as retail, telecommunications, business services, arts, entertainment, and music, government, and non-profit.

    Clients
    WWF
    NSW Health
    University of Sydney
    Bauer Media
    Industries
    Notable Project

    EB Pearls was hired by a not-for-profit initiative to create a user-friendly app for people looking for work in the disability, community, and aged-care sector. 

    "The app now gives smartphone users a faster and simplified UX. It has added another dimension to our service and given us a steadily growing database of job seekers." – National Manager, Nonprofit initiative 

  • 7
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baulkham Hills Australia

    App Boxer is a mobile app and website development company headquartered in Sydney that services projects internationally. Founded in 2014, App Boxer has grown significantly with over 40 employees servicing founders and enterprise clients internationally. App Boxer runs an advisory and partnership model that incorporates design, marketing, and business strategy from day one before development begins. Services Include app development, website development, branding, and marketing strategy. 

    Clients
    PAH!
    Snewpit
    Cellarmasters
    Woolworths Group
    Notable Project

    Following a scoping session, App Boxer designed and developed a native mobile app for iOS and Android for a direct-to-consumer wine retailer. They implemented location capabilities and a questionnaire to pair food and wine. The platform quickly ranked as one of the top 20 food and drink apps in the Apple App Store and seventh in the same category in the Google Play store.

    "App Boxer worked diligently, took a lot of feedback, and made the workflow easy for us." — Head of Innovation, Direct-to-Consumer Wine Retailer 

  • 8
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    South Yarra Australia

    DreamWalk is an app development company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia that specializes in application testing, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web development. Founded in 2009, the company is comprised of fewer than 10 employees. The travel division of a publishing house hired DreamWalk to create an iOS app that allows users to access travel guides at a cheaper cost.  The app was successful and was listed as a top 10 app in the Australian iTunes store. "DreamWalk was very accessible and it didn't try to hide anything from us." – Editor, Publishing House Coca-Cola, Melbourne University,  Holmesglen Institute, New Mexico Tourism 

    Industries
    Notable Project

    DreamWalk rebuilt existing mobile apps for a wedding planning platform. The team provided development, UI/UX designs, and testing services for the iOS and Android apps

    "They're clearly passionate about what they do and excel at delivering a quality product."

  • 9
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    North Melbourne Australia

    Wave Digital is a development agency with offices in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia. With under 50 members on their team, the agency has focused on mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design since its founding in 2000.

    Clients
    Vic Roads
    AMP
    Peter Mac
    South East Water
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wave Digital designed a global health app for a medical information provider. The agency was dedicated to the project's success and delivered a platform that exceeded expectations. The client was impressed by how quickly the work was completed and their dedication.

    "We were impressed with their level of communication and commitment to creating the app to our exact requirements." – Developing Countries Program Manager, Medical Information Provider

  • 10
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Perth Australia

    Founded in 2010, Adapptor is a mobile application development company based in Perth, Australia. They primarily work with enterprise clients. Their team also provides application testing, custom software development, and enterprise app modernization. 

    Clients
    Public Transport Authority
    Grand Cinemas
    Perth Airport
    Wesfarmers
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Adapptor worked with a parking garage operator to develop a mobile application. The app has received over 13,000 reviews on the App Store and has a 4.8-star rating. 

     Their ability to understand our business requirements and work within those constraints is fantastic. – Chief Product Officer, Parking Operator

  • 11
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Benowa Australia

    Groovy The Web Firm is a web design and digital marketing company headquartered in Nadiad, India. It was founded in 2015 and has 14 employees. They offer custom software development, mobile app development, and web development services. They mainly serve midmarket and small business clients in the IT, health care & medicine, and e-commerce sectors.  

    Clients
    BowlersMart USA
    Maji Masseuse London
    Uneaffaire France
    Swiss Skyways Switzerland
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Groovy built a data management system to track pipeline construction for a software development consulting company. The system was accessible on the web and both iOS and Android devices, which improved efficiency and increased the speed and quality of the system. The client was grateful for their organization and ability to provide high-quality results.

    “Their ability to deliver high-quality work promptly is their main strength. Their understanding of complex requirements—especially when revisiting defects after a long period—was excellent.” –Operations Manager, Software Development Consulting Company

  • 12
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Clayton Australia

    Elegant Media is a mobile technology headquartered in Clayton, Australia that specializes in mobile app development, but also provides web development, AR/VR development, and artificial intelligence services. The company was founded in 2011 and employs a team of nearly 50. They mainly work with small- and mid-sized businesses in a wide variety of industries.

    Clients
    Breastfeeding
    Reno Market
    My Garage
    Abuse is Not Ok
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A community organization partnered with Elegant Media to develop an app for iOS and Android with a push notification system and GPS functionality. The system was well-received by users improved the organization's engagement efforts.

    “Their designs were amazing, crystal clear, and modern. Their pricing was good, and everything went well.” — Coordinator, Community Organization

  • 13
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Lizard Global is a full-stack digital company based in Rotterdam, Netherlands, with an office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The company, founded in 2012, has a team of more than 20 that provides mobile app development, web development, UX/UI design, and business consulting services to small and larger-sized companies and institutions in the business services, education, financial services, and other industries.

    Clients
    TrackerApps
    KFC
    Human Capital Services
    Alliander
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lizard Global designed and developed a platform for a secure contract creation firm wherein contracts can be generated, signed even by multiple signatories, and stored securely. Lizard Global developed the platform from concept to implementation, and to date, development is still in progress towards an MVP.

    "I was impressed with the rigorous structure of the workflow, that still manages to accommodate changes to the plan and unforeseen inclusions." - Product Owner and Design Consultant for the Secure Contract Creation Firm 

  • 14
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    North Sydney Australia

    ERP consulting and SI company Folio3 is located in Belmont, California; Pleasanton, California; North Sydney, Australia and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Established in 2005, the midsize team focuses on ERP consulting and SI, mobile app development, web development, custom software development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Folio3 helped a kitchen and bath company rebuild the connectors between their website and their NetSuite environment. They have added a greater level of Shopify and Amazon-related functionality to the site.

    "Their experience with NetSuite, Shopify, and Amazon was exactly what we were looking for."

  • 15
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brighton Australia

    Jhavtech Studios is a software company founded in 2011 and based in Brighton, Australia. With more than 10 members, they provide mobile app development, custom software development, and IT strategy consulting services for clients in the fields of education and IT solutions.

    Clients
    University of Melbourne
    Education Services Australia
    Janison Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jhavtech Studios developed a web platform and mobile app for a construction firm. The web platform and app were to be used for reporting, inspecting, and other internal operations. Jhavtech Studios’ work has been met with positive feedback.

    "Everything went well.” - Project Manager, Construction Firm

  • 16
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Noosa Heads Australia

    Headquartered in Noosa Heads, Australia, DMS Designs Pty Ltd is a creative agency and development studio that first started doing business is 2007. The company, which is comprised of about 10 employees, offers mobile app development, web design, and SEO services.

    Clients
    Arka Softwares
    Graham Lusty Trailers
    Infocus Wealth Management
    Sunshine Beach Real Estate
    Notable Project

    DMS Designs Pty Ltd revamped a website for a custom trailer manufacturer. Using sketches provided by the client, the team delivered a logo, a trailer visualization tool, brochure design, a new site backend, and a mobile app. They adhered to the project timeline and provided exceptional support, even after the launch of the site.

    "Their maintenance support is noteworthy. If there’s an issue, DMS Designs fixes it right away." – Marketing Manager, Custom Trailer Manufacturer

  • 17
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    South Yarra Australia

    Techne R&D Holdings Ltd is a mobile app development company, founded in 2017 and based in Hong Kong; Melbourne, Australia' and Shenzhen, China. The team has 17 employees which include UX, UI designers and developers. They work with a range of companies, typically in e-commerce, professional services, and startups.

    Clients
    Charity Drive Days
    Fangsong
    Rideshare Tax
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Techne R&D Holdings Ltd used Java to develop an iOS/Android app for a transportation company. They employed an API that connects to necessary resources and security features, simplifying tax processes for rideshare drivers. Techne R&D Holdings Ltd delivered a bug-free app to the client, which is being used by thousands of drivers.

    “We have over 4,800 users and downloads and have had excellent user feedback. We haven’t had any bugs and the platform is scalable. Techne R&D Holding Limited solved the problem and did a really good job. The platform is simple and easy for drivers to access.” – Co-Founder & Managing Director, Transportation Company

  • 18
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sydney Australia

    Founded in 2016, Appello Software is a software design and development company headquartered in Sydney, Australia. They also have other Austrailian offices in Newcastle, Brisbane and Melbourne, and an additional office in London.  Their team of 4 employees specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design and mobile marketing. They primarily serve consumer products, entertainment and hospitality industries.

    Clients
    Hugg
    Marine Trade
    Kidadl
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appello software employed a diverse tech stack to make a mobile dating app for a social dating platform. They used the client’s designs and several complex algorithms to make a finished iOS app that matched users based on a suite of criteria, including proximity to other users, profile data, and engagement with the app. The app received positive reviews and received over 50,000 users after becoming available on the iOS app store.

    “I equate value to the rate at which a firm can produce quality products. By that measurement, Appello Software excels beyond the norm. They represent the difference between a good service provider and a great service provider.” – Chief Design Officer, Social Dating Platform

  • 19
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Appomate is a mobile app development company based in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 2011, it has 4 employees and provides mobile app development and marketing strategy services.

    Clients
    Adidas
    Loreal
    CCAA
    Axcess Golf
    Notable Project

    Appomate built an iOS app for an educational technology company. The goal was to create a user-friendly app for children, teachers, and parents that helps children think more positively. The client has been pleased with the app's continued success.

    "The app has over 30,000 downloads...and we are still seeing new downloads over seven years after launch." –Director, EdTech Company

  • 20
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Hope Island Australia

    Kwix Global Solutions is a development agency based in Queensland, Australia, that was established in 2015. Their team of fewer than 50 employees provides mobile app development, web development, UX/UI design services. 

    Clients
    Service Hero
    YO Doctor
    EventPlus
    GrandTab
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kwix Global Solutions developed iOS, Android, and web apps an electronic-management system company. Their team configured the app to track the required hours a student driver needs before receiving their license and evaluates a student's progress. The solutions received positive reviews from users,

    "We have had extremely positive feedback on both the apps and the web from real-time users, and we are currently in discussions with the numerous state government departments to further develop the service."–Project Manager, Electronic Management System Company

  • 21
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sydney Australia

    DigiGround is a mobile application development company based in Syndney. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of more than ten that provides mobile app and web development services to various companies.

    Clients
    Sports Focus Physiotherapy
    Bayside BEC
    youchamp
    FSHD Global
    Industries
    Notable Project

    DigiGround was hired by a B2B Publication to develop, maintain, and update three websites and making them attractive to a larger audience and increasing site traffic. DigiGround delivered these websites and continue to maintain and update them, meeting the Publication's requirements and expectations.

    "I have seen a progressive increase in site traffic and overall higher search rankings." - Managing Director, B2B Publication

  • 22
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., Fingent Corp is a web and mobile development services provider with additional offices in Dubai and India. The team of under 250 employees specializes in web development and custom software development for mid-market and enterprise firms. 

    Clients
    Sony
    University of North Carolina
    CBN
    Johnson & Johnson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Fingent developed a mobile and web app that measures the talent of college athletic recruits. The goal of the app was to help high school athletes with college admissions by helping recruiters easily identify their skills. The initial feedback of the app was positive and several college coaches have shown interest in using it.  

    "Deliverables were timely and completed in a highly professional manner. The project manager was fantastic. I never had to ask for anything twice. I have nothing but the highest regard for them." – Founder, Sports Tracking Company

  • 23
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Surry Hills Australia

    ustwo is a digital design studio based in London with around 250 employees. Since its start in 2004, the team has provided web design and development, e-commerce development, mobile development, and UX/UI design services for large companies in a variety of industries.  

    Clients
    Ford
    Google
    Lush
    NBC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ustwo partnered with a large bank to assist with a geolocation-based project. The team provided UX strategies to use in the development of the prototype. They pleased the client with their productive work ethic and range of skills.

    “Their ability to move very quickly was something that set them apart when we were observing how they work. They had a fantastic developer with us early who was great regarding business.” — Executive Manager, Large Bank

  • 24
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Barangaroo Australia

    XEnabler is a mobile app development firm launched in 2011. The midsize Baulkham Hills, Australia-based team specializes in mobile app development, custom software development, Artificial Intelligence, AR/VR development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    xEnabler provided mobile app development services for a software consulting company. The feature added could monitor locations and integrate a back-end booking system.

    "Their dedication to the project was amazing."

  • 25
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Launched in 2017, CopperCodes is a mobile app development company. The small Panaji, India-based team specializes in mobile app development and web development.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    CopperCodes created a from-scratch app in support of a company that assists startups. The client provided specifics about app functionality, and CopperCodes then developed the scope, wireframes, and final app.

    "They explained each and every step, and they didn't hesitate to answer any time we had doubts or questions."

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Melbourne Australia

    Zuse Digital is an application development company based in Melbourne, Australia. The company, founded in 2014, has a team of less than ten that provides web design, UX/UI design, and mobile app development services to small and midmarket companies.

    Clients
    Avion
    AFL PLayers
    WarnieMoji
    Studio Hawk
    Notable Project

    Zuse Digital was hired by a business services company initially to create a prototype app for its business and potential investors, but was later expanded to develop its app and website. Zuse Digital has met all expectations in this ongoing engagement.

    "His expertise shines through as does his ability to convey what is quite a complex operation and distill it down into a more simple and easy to understand process for us to comprehend and move forward with." - Managing Director, Business Services Company 

  • 27
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Belrose Australia

    Coopers Design is a digital agency based in Sydney, Australia with more than two professionals. Since their founding in 2019, they have specialized in mobile app development, web development, and PPC solutions for both small and medium-sized businesses.

    Clients
    Sydney Harbour Party Boats
    Wizard Clean Pty Ltd
    Notable Project

    Coopers Design developed a website for an online fitness coach. The coach needed a platform that allowed their clients to make recurring, automatic payments. Coopers Design developed a new website to facilitate the solution.

    “Brandon is really pleasant to work with.” - Founder, Online Fitness Coach

  • 28
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sydney Australia

    Five2One is an award-winning app development company founded in 2017 based in Sydney. They are comprised of a team of fewer than 50 experts, offering custom software, mobile app, and web development services using various frameworks such as VueJS, React Native, and NodeJS. They also have experience in working with languages such as JavaScript, Python, and SQL.

    Clients
    PwC
    The United Nations
    AutoTrader - CarsGuide
    Notable Project

    Five2One was hired by a renewable energy company to build a blockchain platform solution for the company's various projects. Five2One understood the company's target market and held weekly meetings with the company to more efficiently work on the project. Five2One managed to develop the solution, and the company enjoyed the entire process of developing it.

    "We had near-instant access to every single member of the team who was related to our project. This was very critical to the whole project, as we had only 1 person inhouse which came from a native IT background, even so every team member was able to explain most things to us in everyday language." - Co-Founder & Group VP, Renewable Energy Company

  • 29
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chatswood Australia

    The Kirin Lab, an app development firm, was founded in 2018. Their small team is based in Singapore, Singapore. Their services include mobile app development, web development, and Artificial Intelligence.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    After building prototypes and an MVP, The Kirin Lab developed and continues to update an Android and iOS app using React Native and PostgreSQL. It has a dashboard for the client to gain insight into its usage.

    "Quote."

  • 30
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sydney Australia

    Mode Games is a production studio founded in 2014. With headquarters in Sydney, their small team of about three experts specialize in mobile app development, custom software development, artificial intelligence, and more. 

    Clients
    Westpac
    Optus
    ABC
    Google
    Notable Project

    Mode Games designed and developed two learning games for an online institution. The client thinks the games are entertaining while also addressing specific teaching objectives. The deliverables met all the expectations. 

    "They were able to think outside the box and delivered a very fun game — I can come home and play it with my own kids." – Head of Content, Media Company

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