Ad of the Day | Tourism Australia: Matesong


Media Type:

Film Film








Transport, Tourism

Kylie Minogue and her mates invite the UK to visit Australia and come live Australia's Philausophy!


Advertising Agency:

M&C Saatchi Australia

Chief Creative Officer:

Cam Blackley

Executive Creative Directors:

Mandie van der Merwe, Avish Gordhan

Senior Copywriters:

Curt MacDonald, Chris Brailey

Senior Art Director:

Rosita Rawnsley-Mason


Rubini Gun

Art Director:

Matt Corcoran

Group Managing Partner:

Russell Hopson

Group Head:

Emma McJury

Senior Account Director:

Nikki Chapman

Account Director:

James Steer

Head of Broadcast:

Loren August

Lead Print Producer:

Greg Hyslop

Chief Strategy Officer:

Justin Graham

Head of Strategy:

Rachael Fraser

Senior Strategy Director:

Nick Jacobs

Design Directors:

Simone Cherry, James Jamias


Matt Harrington

Finished Artists:

Ian Hartigan, Holly Jones


Nicko Mueller, Richard Hughes

Deputy MD:

Mark Newnes

Head of Strategy:

Steve Parker

Account Director:

Evan O'Driscoll

Senior Account Manager:

Samantha Lane

Production Companies:

Revolver/Will O'Rourke, Somesuch





Online / VFX:

Fin Design + Effects

Music + Lyrics:

Eddie Perfect

Music + Sound:

Soundtree Music

Stills Photographer:

Nicole Bentley

Media Agency:

Universal McCann

Senior Strategy Director:

Jack Graham

Senior Client Director:

Ashleigh Markou

Senior Digital Partnerships Manager:

Anthony Thomas

Digital Director:

Sarina Ballauff

General Manager Sydney:

Sophie Bingham

Media Agency:

Universal McCann UK

Comms Director:

Charlotte Netherwood

Client Director:

Neil Peace

Performance Director:

Allison McMordie

Comms Managers:

Deborah Widdick, Isabelle Locke

Broadcast Director:

Zoe Sylvester

Strategy Director:

Lauren Raymond

Comms Executive:

Savarna Burrows

Digital Agency:

Digitas Australia

Head of Production:

Lizzie Strobel

Client Partner:

Oli Cassidy

Creative Director:

Simon Brock

Account Manager:

Rachel Malone

Account Director:

Max Cahill

Design Lead:

Oliver Ree


Nick Duron


Júlia Correa

Senior AEM Developers:

Rupesh Kumar, Umang Mittal


Stack Chat


Marcus Robinson


Mark Szumowski

Senior Devops Engineer:

Sam Banks

PR Agency (UK):

Hope & Glory

Managing Partner:

Jo Carr

Creative Director:

Gavin Lewis

Associate Directors:

Natalie Davies, Nicola Burton

Account Director:

Joccoaa Hand

Senior Account Executives:

Dani Hayhurst , Lisa Barlow

Account Executive:

Agatha Hyatt

Account Assistant:

Stephanie Talbot

PR Agency (Australia):

opr Agency

Chief Strategy Officer:

Kaz Scott

Chief Creative Officer:

Bridget Jung

Associate Director:

Luke McClelland

Account Director:

Ellee Donald

Strategy & Planning Manager:

Laura Stoll

Chief Digital Officer:

Daniel Young

Senior Digital Strategist:

John Harding-Easson

Senior Account Manager:

Zoe O'Sullivan

Senior Account Executive:

Madison Scott

Managing Director:

Phillipa Harrison

Chief Marketing Officer:

Susan Coghill


December, 2019

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