October 2021

Top 2D Animation Studios in Australia

2D animation provides businesses an enhanced opportunity to communicate with their customers and potential customers. In particular, 2D animation makes it easier to market a brand through explainer videos. The cost of 2D animation varies. The cost of a 60 second 2D animated video ranges between $3,000 and $50,000. In general, producing a 2D animated video costs businesses between $5,000 and $10,000.

Luckily, Australia has some of the best 2D animation company to hire. Use our list to find and connect with 2D animation company in Australia. Evaluate their case studies, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best 2D Animation Companies in Australia

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    St Kilda, Australia

    When a company like Suncorp needs video production work, they engage with Dream Engine. Founded in Australia and featuring a range of video production professionals, Dream Engine helps brands reach their audiences with expert marketing video execution.

    Dream Engine also prides themselves on bringing clients the video production results they need in a timely and affordable manner. That’s why they’ve become a go-to name in video production that continues to expand their client list to include brands like Horseland and others across a range of industries and client specialties.

    SERVICES
    • 80% Video Production
    • 10% Marketing Strategy
    • 5% Broadcast Video
    Fundraising Video

    Fundraising Video

    The Florey Institute is the largest brain research group in the Southern Hemisphere. They concentrate their work on a range of diseases like Stoke, Epilepsy, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s and have made some huge...
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    Thermo King Promotional Video

    Thermo King Promotional Video

    Dream Engine recently filmed a short video for ThermoKing, leaders in cooling and maintenance for buses. The video was designed to be played at trade shows and events where the story can be followed without the need for...
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    Infosys Event Video

    Infosys Event Video

    We recently produced this video for global technology company Infosys. The Company held their thought leadership forum, ‘Confluence’, in Melbourne. Our role was to capture a range of events, from people arriving and...
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    Jewish Holocaust Centre...

    Jewish Holocaust Centre...

    This is one of the films we made this year that we feel most proud of: A fund raising video for the Jewish Holocaust Centre.
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  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Bondi Junction, Australia

    When brands around the world find themselves in need of video production work, there’s one name that many turn to in order to get the job done—SIXTYFOUR FILMS. Founded in Australia and comprised of some of the greatest film professionals in the industry, SIXTYFOUR FILMS helps brands market and engage better with their audiences with expert video production strategies and execution.

    Whether it’s working closely within existing parameters or client goals or producing an entire film concept and executing it from scratch, SIXTYFOUR FILMS excels in bringing clients exactly the results they need in a timely and affordable manner. That’s why they’ve become a go-to name in video production that continues to make waves across a range of industries and client specialties.

    SERVICES
    • 100% Video Production
    Nimble: Making Finance Faster

    Nimble: Making Finance Faster

    From concept development to network delivery we created a series of seven commercials for online lending business Nimble. The original concept was written by Michaela Le and Directed by Arthur Chan. 
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    Didi Max Launch

    Didi Max Launch

    We created this True View commercial for Didi's Max rideshare launch in Melbourne. We managed all aspects of production from concept, script, production and post-production.  Written and Directed by Ben Mathews, Produced...
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    Bumble Bizz

    Bumble Bizz

    We executed this production in partnership with PR agency Hausmann.  Our brief was to replicate the Bumble US campaign for the Australian market. Hausmann managed talent while we managed all other aspects of production...
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    Visit Victoria | ABCH

    Visit Victoria | ABCH

    This branded content video was part of a four episode series showcasing creatives from Melbourne.  We managed concept development, talent research, production and post production.  Directed by Turei Cooze, and Produced...
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Redfern, Australia

    Recognizable brands worldwide have employed Chello to bring their video production needs to the next level. Based in Sydney, Australia, Chello was founded with a focus on helping brands evolve into their best, most user-friendly selves.

    When their client needed a more impactful and effective strategy for reaching goals nationwide, Chello provided them with focused service that continues to this day. Their strategy involved refining their client’s distinct voice as well as their visual profile to become more effective in a crowded digital space.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Branding
    • 20% Graphic Design
    • 20% Marketing Strategy
    • 30% Other
    Kinela Rebrand

    Kinela Rebrand

    Hit 100 was a company delivering nutritionally-designed meals to people with disabilities, chronic diseases and elderly Australians. But with a long-term vision to be a holistic healthcare company, their name and brand...
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    Shopify Retail Campaign 2021

    Shopify Retail Campaign 2021

    Reimagine Retail campaign An awareness campaign centred around Australian brands who are changing the landscape of retail — with Shopify. Shopify had reached an important milestone: supporting 100,000 Australian...
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    LIV by Mirvac

    LIV by Mirvac

    Launching a brand, product and a new category of housing all in one. For many Australians, the homeownership dream is more of a mirage. It’s becoming more and more unattainable and unrealistic. But the alternative, the...
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    Shef

    Shef

    Homemade dishes delivered.  Shef is a platform that connects hungry people with expats, immigrants, and other passionate cooks who cook healthy, authentic and region-specific meals cooked at home or in industrial...
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  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Pyrmont, Australia

    With a passion for both strategy and design, Motionlab Studio has provided video production work for clients around the globe. Based in Sydney, Motionlab Studio brings a long history of success to each project they complete.

    When their client was just a new brand looking to make an impact, Motionlab Studio crafted major elements of their user engagement strategy in an emerging market. The result was a splashy entrance into the market orchestrated by Motionlab Studio designers and strategists.

    SERVICES
    • 100% Video Production
    The Story of Coffee

    The Story of Coffee

    Considering the mega-popularity of coffee these days, we weren’t exactly taking on an obscure subject when we decided to do a short animation on the history of the world’s favourite beverage. However, what we didn’t...
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    Scooti

    Scooti

    We had a heap of fun animating this explainer video for Scooti, a ridesharing app that connects scooter drivers with passengers.
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    SEPP - Neighbour Consultation

    SEPP - Neighbour Consultation

    Anyone who doesn’t enjoy the noise, disruption and inconvenience that inevitably accompanies property work is obviously just being contrary, but the NSW Government thinks it’s a good idea to give your neighbours...
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    Protect Plus

    Protect Plus

    A family, a dog and an array of unfortunate events demonstrate why it’s a great idea to have comprehensive car insurance from Protect Plus.
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  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Marrickville, Australia

    This established video production company counts major brands like the AFL among their clients. Based in Sydney, Fat Salmon brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Careerone creates products for clients around the world. They turned to Fat Salmon for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Fat Salmon delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 75% Video Production
    • 15% Advertising
    Fat Salmon Showreel

    Fat Salmon Showreel

  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Northcote, Australia

    Floodlight Media counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Australia-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted video production work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. Floodlight Media helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Video Production
    • 10% Advertising
    • 10% Content Marketing
    • 20% Other
    Show reel

    Show reel

    2019 reel.
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    MGA Insurance TVC

    MGA Insurance TVC

    All completed in-house from creative concept to execution.
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    AGL Solar//Yalumba Estate

    AGL Solar//Yalumba Estate

    For Yalumba Wines
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    Tesla Virtual Power Plant

    Tesla Virtual Power Plant

    Three case studies filmed across Victoria and SA
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    South Melbourne, Australia

    We Make Online Videos is a video production agency based in Australia whose past clients include Myer and many more significant brands across multiple markets. What sets them apart is their ability to deliver video production that doesn’t just look good—it actually delivers on key performance indicators to help brands drive real growth.

    One of We Make Online Videos’s most recent successes comes from their work for RACV, who sought them out in need of video production that would help them market more effectively to their customer base. We Make Online Videos gave them the resources and expertise to confidently improve their brand presentation, resulting in lasting effects on their bottom line.

    SERVICES
    • 100% Video Production
    About Us

    About Us

    This is a short video about how we help organisations build better relationships with their audiences through the power of online videos.
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    Seek - Premium Ads

    Seek - Premium Ads

    A colourful explainer launching Seek's premium ads.
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    LIFX - Smart Light Bulbs

    LIFX - Smart Light Bulbs

    An advertisement launching LIFX‘s hi-tech smart light bulb product range.
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    Coopers - Vintage Speaker

    Coopers - Vintage Speaker

    A stop-motion video giveaway competition.
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Melbourne, Australia

    With an impressively robust client list that includes names from around the globe, Spotlight Productions empowers brands with video production. Founded on design-first principles, this Australia-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of Spotlight Productions’s experience is their work for one of the world’s respected brands. Spotlight Productions helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them. 

    SERVICES
    • 100% Video Production
    Showreel

    Showreel

  • 9
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Essendon North, Australia

    This established video prouction company counts major brands like Watergardens among their clients. Based in Australia, Visual Production Agency brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Moonee Ponds creates products for clients around the world. They turned to Visual Production Agency for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Visual Production Agency delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 60% Video Production
    • 10% Advertising
    • 10% Broadcast Video
    • 10% Other
    Visual Production Agency 2019...

    Visual Production Agency 2019...

    A brief showcase of our productions over the past year.
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  • 10
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Melbourne, Australia

    illum clients include major brands, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to video production for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, illum was founded on forward-thinking principles in Melbourne.

    When their client needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to illum. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 65% Video Production
    • 20% Broadcast Video
    • 15% Web Design
    Drover Studios Showreel

    Drover Studios Showreel

    Check out our website:droverstudios.com.au Drover Studios was born from over 10 years in the video/broadcast industry and a passion for being the most widely skilled operators you will find. We provide an extensive range...
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  • 11
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Brunswick East, Australia

    With an impressively robust client list that includes names like Civilex, Enamoured Iris empowers brands with video production. Founded on design-first principles, this Australia-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of Enamoured Iris’s experience is their work for GTI Tourism, one of the world’s respected brands. Enamoured Iris helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them. 

    SERVICES
    • 50% Video Production
    • 20% Content Marketing
    • 20% Marketing Strategy
    • 10% Other
    LATAM Airlines / GTI Tourism

    LATAM Airlines / GTI Tourism

    With LATAM Airlines announcing direct routes between Australia and Chile, a joint venture is ignited with Melbourne based fine dining restaurant Atlas Dining, fuelling an exploration of both South America’s finest...
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    TRAVLR Global Launch

    TRAVLR Global Launch

    Coordinating a company overview video with regional launch videos in New Zealand, Fiji and Indonesia, booking platform “TRAVLR” captures the attention of millennial travellers in this comprehensive marketing campaign...
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    Norwood Industries

    Norwood Industries

    Traditionally associated with the horticultural industry, the Australian print company desired video production that foregrounded its playful identity to corporate and commercial clients. Approached by Norwood...
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    Civilex (360 Video)

    Civilex (360 Video)

    Presenting a Virtual Reality installation to attract Australia’s top engineering graduates, the civil construction company humanises its image with an immersive experience into the daily life of a Civilex employee.
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