During 2018, Roland DG Australia celebrates a milestone 30 Years of business in Australia. Established in 1988, the company was one of the first international subsidiaries of Roland DG Corporation Japan. Since then, Roland DG Australia has grown to become a leading supplier to the Australian sign and display industry, and the 3D and Dental CAD/CAM markets.

John Wall, Director of Roland DG Australia, said: “We are very grateful for the support of our Authorised Dealers, partners and customers who have chosen to work with us over the past 30 years. Their contribution to our success cannot be overstated. We hope to continue to grow together for many years to come.”

Roland DG Australia Timeline


Roland DG Australia is established as one of the first international subsidiaries of Roland DG Corporation Japan. Roland DG Australia was founded by Mr John Egan in 1988, as an offshoot of Roland Corporation (Music) Australia.


Roland DG Australia Celebrates 10 Years in Business.





Roland DG Australia, moves into new premises in Dee Why, Sydney, sharing the space with Roland Corporation (Music) Australia.




Grand Opening of Roland DG’s headquarters in Frenchs Forest, Sydney.




Roland DG Australia launches Roland Academy training, with the first course being a VersaWorks Print and Cut Seminar.




Opening of new office in Surrey Hills, Melbourne.




Roland DG launches Roland Rental, designed to make it easy to purchase and pay new business investments. Today, over 1100 purchases have been financed by Roland Rental.




Roland DG Australia Celebrates 20 Years in Business, with a celebration event on the Starship Sydney.




Roland DG Australia launches an industry first 5 Year ‘Heads n All’ Warranty, which today has not been matched by its competition.




Roland DG Australia in conjunction with 3M complete Australasia’s, and possibly the world’s largest vehicle wrap, wrapping the Stone Brothers Racing race transporter.


Roland DG Australia launches its Cartridge Recycle Program, aimed at reducing the company's impact on the environment.



Opening of new office in Nunawading, Melbourne.




Roland DG Australia announces Creative Awards, Roland DG’s first ever global awards contest. Whites Law Bindery win the regional competition with their ‘Mahogany Room’ entry.



Roland DG Australia launches the ‘I’m Roland User’ campaign, a series of video testimonials of Roland users who share their experiences with Roland machinery and their dealings Roland DG.


Roland DG Australia Celebrates 25 Years in Business, and celebrates the opening of their new Creative Centre with an open house event, and exclusive cocktail party.




Roland DG Australia celebrates the opening of new office and Creative Centre in Mulgrave, Melbourne, with an open house event and exclusive cocktail party.




Roland DG Australia re-launches its Cartridge Recycle Program, to better streamline the collection and subsequent recycling process.




Roland DG Australia launches the Mobile Imagination Centre (MIC) to take its Creative Centre and RolandClinic concepts on the road.




Roland DG Australia celebrates 30 Years in business at the Visual Impact Expo in Brisbane, Queensland.


View more of our Timeline, and the product releases from Roland DG over the last 30 years, on our Company website.

Company Timeline