spur: creates strategies that move people to action.

We're a strategy, design, and venture studio focused on positively affecting human actions—and measuring the outcome.

We work with organisations, governments, and communities to create a world that is fair, sustainable, and well.

REcent Projects

Mental Health

Co-designing a national mental wellbeing strategy

A strategy for the workplace to be a source of positive wellbeing, at all levels

BDO Australia

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Let's make something better, together.

We've worked across six continents, on projects big and small, with corporations, non-profits, governments, and community groups.

We love tackling wicked problems that create real human and social change.

If you're interested in improving the state the of the world, we'd love to work with you.

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What We're up to right now

Welcoming our newest good boy - Zinger!

medical research

Working with our heart-warming friends at The Common Good on donor behaviour strategies to further fund important medical research.

Sunshine Coast

Soaking up all things travel, behaviour, and design for a brand engagement project with Sunshine Coast Council.


Releasing new research into the impact of COVID-19 on elder Australians and how the pandemic and associated restrictions  have increased feelings of social isolation and loneliness.


Recovering from hosting the UNLEASH Australia Hack for the SDGs, focusing on social isolation and loneliness. Well done to all the teams!


Welcoming the latest visionary to the spur: team: Kai, a seeing eye dog in training who'll be living with us for the next few months preparing for his important job ahead.


Joining the board of the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation to help reduce harm associated with gambling.

Good Design Award

Winning a 2020 Good Design Award for our project to reduce social isolation, #OLDMATE.

DSR Podcast

Talking about designing for social impact on the the DSR Branding Podcast


Prototyping a new product for mental wellbeing by combining mindfulness and creativity.

Tools for you to use

Check out our 2020 Retrospective →