We’re all in, all the time.We’re disrupters who deliver excellence.We’re partners for positive change.

CMAX Advisory is a full-service, strategic communications, bipartisan government relations and corporate strategy firm.


We’re big-picture thinkers driven by strategy, operating at the intersection of government, politics, public affairs, media and business. At the heart of our success is an uncompromising commitment to understand, shape and deliver our clients’ strategic objectives.

Every day we support our clients to navigate Australia’s political and media landscapes, engage effectively with stakeholders, identify and capture key business opportunities, manage reputation and mitigate corporate risks.

We help our clients build businesses that resonate with key stakeholders and communities, foster and leverage partnerships, and secure commercial opportunities that deliver international growth.

The collective experience of our team is a distinguishing feature of our firm. Our people have worked at the highest levels of government and business internationally, across sectors ranging from defence and national security, health and medical technology, agriculture, to fintech and renewable energy solutions.

What We Do


We resolve complex communications challenges by developing strategies that speak to the hearts and minds of the audiences we target.


We have the expertise and bipartisan relationships to assist our clients in effectively engaging policy and decision makers at all levels.


We develop corporate strategies to support our clients’ international growth, change management and brand development.

Who We Are

We’re in,
all the time

We’re passionate about the work we do and are constantly striving to develop the most effective solutions to deliver the best results for our clients.

We’re disruptors
who deliver excellence

We foster a corporate culture that encourages our people to challenge assumptions in order to develop and execute innovative strategies for our partners.

We’re partners
for positive change

Our people have firmly held commitments to social responsibility and seek to do work that contributes to a better world.


Morrison Government acquires EOS Defence Systems capability

On 2 July 2020, Prime Minister The Hon Scott Morrison MP and Minister for Defence Industry The Hon Melissa Price MP announced that the Morrison Government will acquire 251 remote weapon systems from EOS Defence Systems for use on the Australian Army Bushmaster and Hawkei Protected Mobility Vehicles.

CMAX Advisory is pleased to congratulate EOS Defence Systems on this acquisition, which secures the work and jobs of 146 Australian businesses in its supply chain.

Read Prime Minister Morrison's announcement transcript here
Read Prime Minister Morrison's announcement transcript here


Minister Karen Andrews announces Stryker’s local manufacturing partnership

On 29 April 2020, Minister for Industry, Science and Technology The Hon Karen Andrews MP announced a new partnership between Stryker four Australian manufacturers to produce Emergency Relief Beds to support Australia’s response to COVID-19.

Within six days Stryker South Pacific, in partnership with AMGC, mapped a local supply chain to adapt the design, create prototypes and begin production of the Emergency Relief Bed in Australia.

Read Minister Karen Andrew's official announcement here
Read Minister Karen Andrew's official announcement here


Fortem Australia receives federal funding

CMAX Advisory is delighted to learn that Fortem Australia has received federal government funding to help further its vital work supporting the mental health and well-being of professional and volunteer first-responders and their families impacted by devastating 2019-20 bushfires.

Fortem delivers evidence-informed, community-based health and well-being support and social connection programs specifically designed to address the unique challenges faced by Australia’s national security and emergency response community and their families.

CMAX Advisory is proud to be a founding partner of Fortem.

Learn more about our partnership with Fortem here
Learn more about our partnership with Fortem here

Our Partners