Professional Business Accountants

Trusted by Adelaide families for 20+ years

Selecting the right accountant is crucial to the financial success of your family, career and business. It’s important that you’re not treated as ‘just another number’.

The problem is that sole practitioners lack the team and network to serve you properly, while the larger firms have ‘bigger fish to fry’. This leaves you stuck choosing between a firm who is too expensive or doesn’t have the resources to give you the support you really need. 

Clarke & Brownrigg Chartered Accountants is a dynamic team of Adelaide based accountants that have been servicing clients since 1997. Our unique structure allows us to provide a highly personalised service and expert advice on any aspect of accounting, tax or business advisory services.

We’ll work with you to ensure your needs are met in the most cost effective way possible, while still providing the highest quality service available in the industry today.

When you join our family, you’ll receive creative ideas and well-considered advice from a highly-experienced team of Adelaide based accountants at a fraction of the cost and headache.

A Real-Time Approach

It’s critically important for you to know and understand the financial outlook of your
business – not just at tax time but throughout the entire year.

Our approach gives you access to real-time decision-making strategies, tools and advice, empowering you to stay focused on your business and financial goals all year long.

Highly Personalised

The relationship you develop with your accountant is critical to the success of your business, career, personal and family financial position. As your strategic partner, you will be challenged by us and actively encouraged to be open and share issues and concerns, both on a personal, professional and business level, so that we can work together to come up with winning solutions.

'Above & Beyond' Client Service

Our highly experienced team has earned the reputation of going ‘above and beyond for our clients. With a proud history of low staff turnover and team members employed more than 20 years, we offer our clients a highly personal service where their interests come first.

Our Professional Network

 It’s okay not to have all the answers when you have a team by your side who does. We are proud that our clients and professional industry partners are some of the most talented and well connected in Adelaide. No matter what your needs or challenges, we can collaborate with our extensive network of specialists and associates.

Visit Our Adelaide Accountants’ Guide To Growing Your Business & Family Net Worth

There’s so much to navigate when starting or growing a business – new processes, new vocabulary, new pressures. Let our Adelaide Accountants’ Guide To Growing Your Business & Family Net Worth help define what you need to know about financial goal setting, building a strong financial foundation, tax planning and effective activities to get the most from your time whilst minimising your tax liability.

When you partner with us, our role is a simple one: To make sure you’re operating with the correct foundations in place, with a plan for sensibly increasing your family net worth as part of the process.

Visit our Adelaide Accountants’ Guide To Growing Your Business & Family Net Worth Here.


Meet Our Highly Capable And Experienced Team


Chris Clarke has been in practice as a Chartered Accountant for over 30 years.


As a Chartered Accountant, Richard embraces the high standards and professional


Brian qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1983


Karen has worked as an Accountant for more than 35 years


Kaye has been an Accountant at Clarke & Brownrigg for 20 years


Kendal is a Chartered Accountant


Kylie is an Associate of the Institute of Public Accountants


Linda has been an Accountant at Clarke & Brownrigg for 19 years


Lisa has been employed as an Accountant at Clarke & Brownrigg since 2004


Ruth has been an Accountant with Clarke & Brownrigg since 2002


Tamra joined Clarke & Brownrigg in 2003 as an Accountant


Heather has worked in Administration for Clarke & Brownrigg since its inception


Karen joined Clarke & Brownrigg as a Receptionist in 2005

Accounting Services Adelaide

We Provide

Cloud & Technology Driven Accounting

Most Business Leaders feel they are more clear on what is required to sell and deliver their services than they are on what is required to manage the financial aspects of their business. With our cloud and technology-driven accounting solution, you’ll finally know and understand the financial outlook of your business – not just at tax time but throughout the entire year.

Tax Planning

Tax planning is the analysis of a family’s financial situation or plan from a tax perspective. The purpose of tax planning is to sensibly ensure a reduction of tax liability across the family unit. This is different to ‘tax preparation’, which is simply the preparation of a tax return without having regard to helping you pay the least amount of tax legally possible.

Family, Estate & Succession Planning

Implementation of an effective estate plan requires a structured process tailored to each family’s particular circumstances:

Our Family, Estate & Succession Planning Service will map out your business succession strategy whilst minimising any taxes as part of the process.

Self Managed Superannuation

For many Adelaide business leads and high-net-worth individuals, Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF) are often the preferred choice.

SMSF is investment control and offers wider investment choices such as residential and commercial property, term deposits and direct shares compared to industry and retail super funds.

Audit & Assurance

Our auditing team specialises in SMEs including Companies, Associations and Partnerships, as well as Trust Accounts for Land Agents, Legal Practitioners and Conveyancers, Private Ancillary Funds and Grant Acquittals.

Featured Client Story – Denim Iniquity

Denim Iniquity

We’ve had the pleasure of serving Adelaide’s most successful and hard-working business leaders over the years and we’re incredibly proud of their success.

Denim Iniquity is no secret to discerning fashion mavens who have shopped the King William Road store for distinct fashionable clothing for over 40 years. What started as a denim destination for on-trend consumers in Adelaide, has fast become an online sensation reaching customers all over Australia.  

Our Local Adelaide Professional Network

Our clients and referral partners are some of the most talented and well-connected experts in Adelaide. No matter what your needs or challenges, if we don’t have the answer internally, we’ll draw upon the right person who does.

What Our
Clients Are Saying

From Our Learning Centre

Accessing Your Super Early

Accessing Your Super Early

The key purpose of superannuation is to provide individuals with benefits for their retirement, which is when most people will access their superannuation savings. But, in some cases, individuals may be able to access some of their superannuation early upon meeting...

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Super Guarantee Rises to 10.5%

Super Guarantee Rises to 10.5%

The increase to the superannuation guarantee (SG) rate from 1 July 2022 will see more employees (and certain contractors) entitled to additional SG contributions on their pay. But what happens when income earned before 30 June is paid after 30 June 2022 – will...

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STP year-end finalisations … due soon!

STP year-end finalisations … due soon!

Employers need to make STP finalization declarations by 14 July each year. As your registered agent, we can assist you in this important, upcoming process. If you have 20 or more employees, you should be reporting closely-held (related) payees each payday along with...

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Contact Us

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Suite 1 / 8 Angas Street Kent Town SA 5067

(08) 8332 9999


Monday – Friday 8:45 am – 5:00 pm