Watson Consultants


Our services


Public Affairs

Let us help you navigate politics in Canberra and around Australia. We work regularly with politicians from all parties, and have great relationships within the ALP and the Crossbench in both the Upper and Lower House. We can help you advocate to them and provide advice on messaging and strategy.


We have a team of research experts. We measure what matters to our clients and drive real change.

  • We are experts in the field of research, technology, software and project management. 

  • Our consultants carry out all tasks (start to finish) and we’re completely method -neutral, meaning we’ll tailor the approach to your study and are on hand to give best practice advice every step of the way.

  • We’re experienced in running multi-mode studies across one platform, delivering clients’ data in real time and integrating to their systems.

Political + Regulatory risk analysis

Watson can utilise our networks to help you make assessments of political decisions affecting your organisation. We prepare thorough and detailed reports based on direct conversations with decision-makers and their advisors.

  • Advocacy programs

  • Public policy & inquiry advice

  • Stakeholder engagement

  • Policy development & analysis

Media + Communications

Our advisors understand the Australian media landscape. We have run ground-breaking campaigns and helped organisations set the national agenda. We understand how to manage your media profile to deliver the results you are looking for. We have worked on some of the most high profile issues and bring a network of contacts across all national media, metropolitan and local media.

Strategic Communications:

  • Strategy development & implementation

  • Collateral & creative production

  • Research, consultation and perception audits.

  • Stakeholder management

Media Relations:

  • PR campaign development

  • Issues advice & support

  • Media release development & distribution

  • Media monitoring and analysis

Digital & Social Media:

  • Social media and digital strategy

  • Online campaign management

  • Content development & publishing

  • Community management