New Best Friend

About our design studio in Canberra

Creatives in the Canberra region.

Founded in 2010, New Best Friend is a small team of creatives in the Canberra region.

Our expertise is in branding

Meet our creative team

Our ethos is simple —
‘good design for great people’

Problem solvers at heart

We’re great listeners and we promise to never prescribe a solution before truly understanding your goal. We might push back on your brief from time to time, but that is what a best friend is for, honest advice without the fluff or bu!lsh*t.

No boardroom theatrics

We don’t believe in the ‘big reveal‘. Our approach might sometimes be blunt or casual, but it is always honest and based on a wealth of industry experience.

Intentionally small

We’re all highly experienced in our fields and as a team, we work collaboratively across every project that comes through the studio. Our structure also means you have direct access to the people who are working on your project.

Focussed on relationships, not egos

Friends are better together and that’s how we like to work with you. We don’t pretend to know more about your business than you do and that is why our process always starts with a conversation. We’re not in it to build our portfolio, we genuinely get excited about helping you achieve your goals.

Service(s) with a smile


  • Brand strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Campaigns
  • Illustration


  • Logo + visual identity
  • Brand Activation
  • Identity Guidelines


  • Publication design
  • Promotional material
  • Packaging design
  • Signage & wayfinding


  • Website design
  • Website development
  • SEO optimisation

Feeling social? Say hi @nbfstudio