About us

Our approach

Astrolabe Group uses strategy, engagement, research and technology to work with clients to manage change and deliver positive impact for people and places.

We seek to understand the challenges and opportunities for each client. Our focus is on building partnerships that create increased investment and improved liveability outcomes. We work in the intersection of inclusion, infrastructure, land use, economic development, government and technology.

The Astrolabe Group team have deep experience in public administration, working in a number of high impact roles within the public sector as well as across the business and not-for-profit sectors. Our client list includes local government, state and federal governments, peak representative bodies, the development industry and universities. Astrolabe Group is continually striving to ensure quality for our partners and clients. Read our full statement regarding our commitment to quality here.


Astrolabe Group is a member of Urban Design Institute Australia (UDIA), Australian Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand and Open Cities Service Alliance.

Our team

Belinda Comninos
Belinda has a demonstrated history of working in the development of policy across government, higher education and not-for-profit sectors
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Michael Comninos
Founding Director, Practice Lead Strategy
Michael is a highly regarded senior strategist, political adviser and public administrator
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Dr Kim Johnstone
Associate Director, Practice Lead Data Insights
Kim has worked in research, analytical, social policy and strategy roles in government, non-government and academic sector
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Geof provides strategic and operational advice of telecommunication and IT infrastructure as well as policy, standards, data sharing, and the digital economy 
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Andrew West Astrolabe Group
Andy is a seasoned integration specialist with 20 years of experience designing and delivering fit-for-purpose, mission-critical solutions to the communications industry
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Vanessa Leung
Vanessa has experience across research in private, public and academic sectors and is skilled at developing ways to communicate insights from complex data
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Dr Charlie Gillon
Charles is an urban geographer who draws on his academic experience in housing and smart cities to provide high quality advice and data insights.
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Belinda Jackson
Belinda is high impact focused professional with expertise across project design, delivery and strategy.
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Czerina Agcaoili
Czerina is well organised and meticulous professional with experience in fast-paced environments
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