The Robayne Group consists of coatings companies located across Australia, giving us a national presence. Robayne supplies the Automotive, Industrial and Commercial Graphical markets with a comprehensive range of advanced and innovative product solutions and equipment.

With unrivalled focus on customer satisfaction, Robayne delivers a customised distribution experience. Established in 1974, the Robayne Group has grown through providing outstanding customer service and developing mutually beneficial partnerships with its clients. Our specialised sales reps are dynamic technical experts with years of industry knowledge to support businesses and facilitate customer requirements.

Robayne supports multiple industries with a fully equipped, purpose built technical training centre, with capabilities for advanced testing of new products and repair processes.


19 March 2019: Agreement has been reached for the sale of national coatings distributor Robayne Pty Ltd (Robayne or the Company).

The agreement, which settled on 15 March 2019, included the sale of Robayne’s assets and business to unrelated private equity interests, including Robayne’s current General Manager Mr Doug Barber.

Mr Barber said: “We are grateful for the support received in our business over the last two months.

“Our staff nationwide are excited by the clear future and together we are committed to provide our wide range of services for our customers. Our objective is to drive a high standard of service, draw on our technical knowledge, and add to our range of products to ensure we best support our customers’ needs.”

Robayne was established in 1974 and is headquartered in Welshpool, Western Australia. The Company generated more than $36 million in revenue in FY2018 from supplying its comprehensive range of advanced and innovative coating product solutions and equipment to the automotive, industrial and commercial graphical markets.

Under the agreement, the majority of the Company’s staff have been retained, working at Robayne’s branch network across Australia. The agreement ensures all employee entitlements will be met and a return provided to secured creditors.

Under its new ownership, the business will continue to trade as Robayne and will continue to represent key suppliers in the automotive and industrial sectors around Australia. Robayne’s sales and distribution platform will continue to supply customers in the automotive and industrial sectors around Australia, representing key paint manufacturers. The purchaser will review other distribution opportunities
for the business.


For all further enquiries, please contact:
Doug Barber, Robayne General Manager – (08) 9451 2111

As a market leader, the automotive division of Robayne has competitive technical representation and varied manufacturer specifications on product ranges across the board. Our diverse range, industry insight and capabilities provide customers with a unique commercial opportunity across our multiple distribution centres in Australia.

The industrial division of Robayne has a diverse range of products for the light industrial, timber, protective coatings and marine industries. These products include special purpose topcoats …

As a platinum distributor of 3M products as well as the Western Australian commercial graphical distributor of AVS, Robayne supplies the industry with a variety of innovative hardware, applications and solutions …

Robayne are proud distributors of MAKS Equipment, the importers of globally renowned OEM approved products such as Spanesi , Aro & Rosauto …

We offer a wide range of financial services to support you industry needs …





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