Many traditional business tasks can keep you from the things you love; stopping you from growing your business and spending time with family and friends. The Essential Bookkeeper, take all those “boring” GST, bookkeeping, and even marketing and admin worries away from you. We can give you back hours each week, so you can focus on the important things; the moments that make life rewarding.

We help you keep accurate bookkeeping records, and make sense of your business numbers.  We’ll then work with you to make decisions that will help you reach your business goals.  

The team at The Essential Bookkeeper have extensive experience in Xero, MYOB and Quickbooks.

Here are some of the many services we provide:

  • Bank Reconciliations

  • IAS & BAS Preparation

  • Accounts Receivable

  • Accounts Payable

  • Invoicing

  • Keeping track of Income and GST liabilities

  • Payroll Processing & Management

  • Track inventory

  • Time Billing

  • Job Costing

  • Financial Reporting

  • Forecasting

  • Tailored goal oriented reporting

  • ATO and business compliance

  • Software advise, migration, setup & hosting (bookkeeping and other)

  • Customer and supplier control

  • Help with claims

  • Workcover setup and compliance

  • Business advise and support

  • Record keeping

  • Identifying weak links in your network

  • Finding ways to save more money and expand your business

  • Debtors Management

  • Trademark registrations

  • Company registration services

  • Finance applications

  • Business applications (including Grant writing)

  • Training

  • Domain registration

  • Website creation and hosting

  • Survey’s

  • Newsletters

  • Hiring staff

  • HR Compliance

  • Graphic design services

  • Advertising

  • E-commerce


The majority of our clients take up one of the following Packages:



If you’re a sole trader or consultant who has to do all your own invoicing and payments,  and you only want a month-end bank reconciliation, this is the package for you.



This package is ideal for businesses who want most of their bookkeeping completed, but they like to do their own payroll.


Let us become your finance department, so that you can get on with managing your business. This package is ideal for businesses who want all of their bookkeeping completed, including payroll.