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Australia Startup Ecosystem Overview

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Regional Ranking
1st
0
in Australia and Oceania
Global Ranking
8th
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1
worldwide
Population
26.1
million

top industries
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Ecommerce & Retail
#3 worldwide
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Fintech
#6 worldwide
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Software and Data
#6 worldwide

notable startups
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The Australia Startup Ecosystem is World’s Leading Innovation Hubs, ranked at number 8 globally, and shows a positive momentum 1 spots since 2021. Australia also ranks at number 1 for startups in Australia and Oceania.

There are 15 cities ranked in the top 1,000 in Australia and the top ranked city in Australia is Sydney at 38 globally. Sydney is followed by Melbourne at 42 and Brisbane at 101.

Australia is an ideal place to locate for Ecommerce & Retail, Fintech and Software and Data startups. As the most popular industries in the country, there is a sample of 595 Ecommerce & Retail startups in Australia, 230 Fintech startups in Australia and 195 Software and Data startups in Australia, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is a sample of 1831 startups in Australia, 19 accelerators in Australia, 60 coworking spaces in Australia, 65 organizations in Australia and 2 leaders in Australia.

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Redbubble gives independent artists a meaningful new way to sell their creations. Over 400k artists and designers across the planet connect with millions of passionate fans. A brave (and dare we say stylish) new world of self expression. Read more
Deputy is an employee management tool, simplifying scheduling, timesheets, tasks and workplace communication. Read more
Campaign Monitor makes it easy to attract new subscribers, send them beautiful email newsletters and see stunning reports on the results. Read more
Paws For Life is an online retailer offering pet supplies such as food, treats, accessories, and health and wellness products. Read more
Employment Hero is a cloud-based platform that helps businesses manage HR, payroll, and employee benefits. Read more
mod.io operates as a game developer. Read more
Clipchamp's area of expertise is digital video processing, making it easier for anyone to edit, convert, compress, record, share and upload video. Our unique, in-browser applications overcome limitations of both desktop and Cloud-based alternatives. The company is headquartered in Brisbane and was started in 2013. It has since published 3 products that are all gaining traction internationally with a growing customer base worldwide. Read more
It's easy. Simply post a job you need completed and receive competitive bids from freelancers within minutes. Read more
Shippit is a simple shipping platform that takes the guesswork out of delivery. Read more
Octopus Deploy is an easy to use release management, deployment automation and operations runbook platform for software teams. It solves the hardest part of CI/CD - getting software into production, reliably and with less downtime - and keeping it running. Octopus integrates with your build server - whether it's Jenkins, Azure DevOps, TFS, TeamCity or Bamboo - and turbocharges them with powerful deployment and DevOps capability. Octopus has over 300+ built-in deployment and operations-related steps, and can deploy just about any server-side web application or service. Octopus is designed for mid to large teams, and makes deployments consistent between teams and between environments. Read more
Lexer provide an enriched customer view & the tools to genuinely understand & engage with customers at every stage of the customer journey. Read more
Sendle helps small business thrive by making delivery simple, reliable, and affordable. Read more
HealthEngine is an online destination for healthcare that allows patients to find, book, and manage their medical appointments. Read more
CitrusAd is a retail media platform focussed on providing native sponsored product ads, display ads and email adverts in a self serve system Read more
Finder is a comparison website, offers comparison details of bank cards, loans, savings, insurance, electricity and gas, and more. Read more
Airtasker is a trusted community marketplace for people and businesses to outsource tasks, find local services or hire flexible staff in minutes - online or via mobile. Whether it’s handyman work, office admin, photography or anything else, you simply post a task for FREE and then choose from rated, verified and reviewed people ready to work. Read more
PEXA is a secure online platform that allows property transactions to be completed quickly and easily. Read more
Workforce Management, Resource Scheduling & Mobility. Skedulo addresses the workforce management, scheduling and mobility needs of organisations of all sizes. By leveraging existing enterprise technologies such as Salesforce.com, Skedulo connects the needs of customers with the team members best suited to meet those needs. Skedulo gives schedulers & dispatchers, managers, field workers and employees everything they need to connect with customers and focus on what's important —getting the job done efficiently and effectively while minimising administration and overhead. - Workforce availability, shifts and time sheets - Job creation, scheduling and dispatch - Workforce and Customer publishing console - providing information they need via multiple channels - Workforce socialisation & collaboration - Workforce mobility - Integration with Enterprise systems such as Salesforce.com Read more
ECAL is a calendar marketing system for publishers that places marketing content directly into customers' calendar. Read more
Rome2rio has developed unique, multi-modal travel search technology to deliver door-to-door travel itineraries. The Rome2rio technology offers a novel approach to travel search that can accept any address, landmark, town, national park, etc, as the input origin and destination. Rome2rio searches a purpose-built repository of air, train, ferry, mass transit and bus routes, walking directions and driving directions. Rome2rio’s solution is elegant, stable and fast.  Read more
Dovetail is cloud-based user research and customer feedback software for the analysis, organization, collaboration and storage of data. Read more
Zeller is a fintech that offers to accept payments, track spending, and manage the finances of small businesses. Read more
A cryptoasset-backed network that enables the creation of on-chain synthetic assets. Read more
BugHerd is the world's simplest bug tracker for web developers and designers. You can embed it directly into a website so bugs are flagged and managed visually without the need to fill out lengthy forms or annotate screengrabs. Bugs can be logged in 5 seconds! So much quicker than sending emails back and forth, phone calls or any other issue tracker on the web! BugHerd is now expanding across the production lifecycle from proposal through wireframes, design and production with a focus on digital agencies and their clients.  Read more
Buildkite is a platform for running fast, secure, and scalable continuous integration pipelines on your own infrastructure. Read more
Jora is a worldwide job search aggregator in almost every continent around the globe. Read more
Cloud based, end to end Business Intelligence as a Service. Read more
IntelligenceBank is the leading marketing operations and enterprise-grade digital asset management software, helping marketers be more efficient and compliant with integrated digital asset management, brand management, audits, digital brand guidelines, workflows, dynamic forms, approvals, compliance and marketing project management. IntelligenceBank’s marketing operations software is used by some of the world’s largest brands with 350,000+ users in 55 countries. Read more
Guzman y Gomez is a food and drinks company that serves the time-honored flavors of Mexico with the freshest Australian ingredients. Read more
Car Next Door is a Neighbour-to-Neighbour car-sharing platform and in-car technology that lets you rent cars from $5 p/h and $25 p/d. As a Car Owner, you can make $2-10k per year sharing your car when you’re not using it.  Read more
Founded in Melbourne, in July, 2012, HotDoc is a Health Care Information Technology company that provides an online platform for patients to book medical appointments in realtime. In 3 simple steps, patient users can make a health booking at home or on the run, 24 hours a day.  Read more
Switch ON better marketing for your business. The Best Marketing and Customer Data Platform for Ecommerce Read more
Who Gives a Crap is a startup that develops forest friendly toilet paper, paper towels, and tissues. Read more
Superhero operates as a share-trading startup. Read more
Lendi is a home loan platform that matches borrowers and lenders. Read more
Stackla is a unique social media aggregation, engagement & reporting tool, the only one of its kind in the market today. Its aim is to enable a brand greater control over their social media while at the same time offering their fans & followers a unique environment to connect & engage with each other. Stackla is also an effective user data collection tool, providing the missing link between social fan data and CRM. Read more
The global strategy execution platform helping thousands of organisations align, accelerate their teams and turn their vision into reality. Read more
Oneflare is a new online startup that connects customers with home services providers. Read more
Bellroy exists to slim your wallet. But just slim isn’t enough. We want our products to look elegant, be functional yet delightful to use. Read more
SCW develops an online secure by making security visible and providing skills/tools to write secure code from start. Read more
WithYouWithMe is an online talent incubation program to develop and transition military members to the top of industry. Read more
Enboarder helps you to nail your virtual onboarding and make new hires feel welcomed - whether they’re in-house or remote. Read more
Simply Wall St turns complicated financial data into easy to understand infographics to helps investors make long term investment decisions. Read more
SocietyOne is a P2P lending platform connecting creditworthy borrowers with savvy investors. Read more
Reinventing debt collection through a digital-first, data driven solution. Read more
Prospa offers a range of finance solutions that provide fast access to funds and repayments tailored to your business cash flow. Read more
We think anyone should be able to create delicious animated videos so we’ve made it as simple as Powerpoint. Biteable is packed with broadcast quality animation styles. Simply select the styles you’d like, add your content and you’re done. No more waiting weeks for video production. Simply build your videos online, preview and share with your team before you spend a dime. Try it for yourself at Biteable.com.  Read more
Cloudstaff is a leading provider of cloud-based workforce solutions providing high-level professionals & innovative technologies. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in Australia Ranked by StartupBlink

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