Bookkeeping Monash

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Expert Bookkeepers in Monash

At Carbon Monash, our team of bookkeepers are dedicated to providing innovative and customised solutions for businesses of all sizes across a diverse range of industries.

Understanding the pivotal role accurate and timely bookkeeping plays in the success of small businesses, Carbon Monash offers a full suite of bookkeeping services including accounts management, payroll, BAS lodgment, CFO services and seamless integration with cloud-based accounting software, offering expertise in Xero setup and training.

Clients at Carbon Monash can also connect with other financial experts that are part of the wider Carbon network including Accounting & Tax, Finance & Lending, Insurance Brokers, Wealth Management and R&D and Grants.

At Carbon Monash, we are not just about keeping your books – we’re about creating solutions that work for you and your business, ensuring that you have clear insight into your finances and can make informed business decisions.

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Our Proud History

Our first office in Victoria launched in 2017 after the partnership between local bookkeeping firm BAS Attack and Carbon. Initially based in Seaford, our Bookkeeping & CFO Services division experienced swift expansion and growth before relocating to a new office in the Glen Waverley area. Now, led by Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partners Allison Gardiner and Maree Hornsby, our Monash team is primed to assist clients in Monash and the wider Melbourne area.

Our Pricing

Carbon Monash offers fixed pricing, so you’re aware of your costs upfront and with our bookkeeping packages, you only pay for what you need.

Our bookkeeping packages start at $49.90 weekly. Here’s more info on our bookkeeping prices.

Proudly supporting our Monash Community

Supporting our local community is an important value of Carbon Monash and our Carbonites. Giving back to organisations and causes that need our support is something we have been passionate about since Carbon launched. Some charities we’ve supported in the past include the Make a Wish Foundation, International Women’s Day, ALPMA and the Push-Up Challenge. Our Monash team lead our Carbonites nationally to complete 3,318 push-ups during June 2022.

We believe in showing our support in more ways than just monetary donations and encourage all Carbonites to get involved in fundraising for great causes both in Monash and the wider VIC area.

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Frequently Asked Questions

bookkeeper can give you back the time you’ve spent trying to balance your books or filling out paperwork. We can introduce accounting software like Xero or MYOB that automate a lot of your processes, allowing you to focus on other areas of your business. We also help manage cash flow, ensure you’re staying compliant and are usually a cheaper alternative to a full-time employee.

Our bookkeeping packages at Carbon Monash start from $49.90 per week.

Yes, you can come visit our bookkeepers at Level 2, Unit 18, 15 Ricketts Road, Mount Waverley VIC 3149.

We accept payment via direct debit, credit card (Visa and Mastercard), cheque and bank transfers.

Our Monash office is open Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Every business is different, so at Carbon Monash we tailor our service specifically to you and your goals. Imagine when this same approach is applied across all aspects of your business, meaning it’s all aligned and you aren’t playing middle-man with your bookkeeper, accountant, adviser and broker.

Our payroll specialists in Monash are here to help set up your new payroll system for you to manage in-house, process your employee’s pay and provide training with online payroll systems.

We offer Bookkeeping & CFO Services in-house and as part of the larger Carbon Group network, we also can assist with accounting and tax, financial planning, business insurance, finance and lending, R&D and grants and concierge services.

A virtual Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is your trusted business adviser. Carbon Group’s virtual CFOs work with you to develop new growth strategies based on your business data and insights. We also assist with ongoing compliance with auditors and tax professionals, making sure your business is listing-ready, creating compliant general purpose financial statements and more.

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    A local team dedicated to your business.

    Allison Gardiner - Carbon Group
    Allison Gardiner
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    PARTNER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Allison Gardiner
    PARTNER
    With over two decades working with small business owners in Melbourne, Allison understands what causes stress and how bookkeepers can implement systems and strategies to minimise it. Allison’s practice focuses on systems and automation, helping to make life easier for everyone.
    Maree Hornsby - Carbon Group
    Maree Hornsby
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    PARTNER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Maree Hornsby
    PARTNER
    Maree has a Certificate IV in Accounting from Chisholm, and is a BAS Agent. Maree’s background includes working with Bunnings, Subway and the ABS. Maree is a problem solver, and when not working, spends time with her happily blended family with husband Matt, and four kids.
    Deimer Meija Duran | Carbon Group
    Deimer Mejia Duran
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    CLIENT MANAGER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Deimer Mejia Duran
    CLIENT MANAGER
    Having previously worked for major corporations in a variety of different industries, Deimer brings a wealth of knowledge to Carbon. Being able to see the impact he can have on a business is what Deimer loves most about his role. Originally from Colombia, Deimer spends his weekends exploring Melbourne and trying new restaurants with his friends and family.
    Lani Walker - Carbon Group
    Lani Walker
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    CLIENT MANAGER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Lani Walker
    CLIENT MANAGER
    After moving from hotel management to vendor advocacy, Lani realised she didn’t know enough about bookkeeping and decided to complete a Cert IV in Bookkeeping. She quickly realised this was the career for her and has since completed a Diploma in Accounting. Lani loves the challenge of having a problem to work out and cannot stress the importance of having your books in order.
    Marianne Kontossis - Carbon Group
    Marianne Kontossis
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    CLIENT MANAGER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Marianne Kontossis
    CLIENT MANAGER
    Marianne’s passion for bookkeeping first started when she became the bookkeeper for her family business while raising her two children. This led her to complete a Cert IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping. Marianne quickly realised how beneficial it was to a business’ success to have your books in order. Marianne’s hobbies outside of work include reading, cooking and exploring Melbourne city with her family.
    Carlene Lamperd - Carbon Group
    Carlene Lamperd
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    ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Carlene Lamperd
    ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT
    Carlene is one of our OG’s, having started with us back in 2018. She took some time off when she had her son and returned in 2022 to assist our Melbourne bookkeeping team. Even with a brief career break, Carlene has perfectly slid back into her role and it’s as if no time has passed. Outside of work, you’ll find Carlene enjoying a sleep in, going for walks and trying a new pub each weekend.
    Josh Dearle as Carbon Group
    Josh Dearle
    CA
    PARTNER
    R&D and Grants
    Josh Dearle
    PARTNER
    Josh Dearle is a CA who joined Carbon in 2020 with a wealth of experience in helping businesses access the R&D tax incentive. Having worked at EY, Grant Thorton, BDO and Deloitte, Josh worked with a variety of businesses and enjoys forming lasting relationships.
    Jill Munro - Carbon Group
    Jill Munro
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    DIRECTOR
    Insurance Brokers
    Jill Munro
    DIRECTOR
    Jill Munro joined us in 2022 with over 25 years of experience as a broker. In her spare time, she enjoys wining and dining at a nice restaurant with her friends. When she’s not dining out, you’ll likely find her out on the golf course or enjoying a day at the beach.
    Blair Milne - Carbon Group
    Blair Milne
    MA (Hons) ADFP AFP®
    DIRECTOR
    Wealth Management
    Blair Milne
    DIRECTOR
    Blair joined Carbon in 2022 and launched our Wealth Management division in Brisbane. For Blair, being able to help his clients see their goals come to fruition is the most fulfilling component of what he does. Outside of work, he enjoys running, cycling or playing footy.
    Ryan Eastman - Carbon Group
    Ryan Eastman
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    DIRECTOR
    Finance & Lending
    Ryan Eastman
    DIRECTOR
    Ryan joined Carbon after seven years at Westpac in personal banking, business banking and home finance roles. Previously, he worked for Perth’s largest property investment firms as a broker. Ryan takes an advice-based approach to mortgage broking, liaising with the respective experts to ensure his clients’ lending strategy compliments their other investments.
    Jacob Reed - Carbon Group
    Jacob Reed
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    DIRECTOR
    Finance & Lending
    Jacob Reed
    DIRECTOR
    With a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Cert IV and Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking, Jacob was previously a finance broker at a large investment firm before joining the team at Carbon Finance. As a finance broker, Jacob offers advisory based mortgage and finance strategies tailored to clients' individual goals.
    Nathan Hood, Carbon Co-Founder
    Nathan Hood
    CPA
    CO-FOUNDER
    Group
    Nathan Hood
    CO-FOUNDER
    Nathan bought into Sterling Accountants in 2006 and then co-founded Carbon with Jamie in 2014. Nathan was the foundation to our accounting team in Perth, and leads our accountants in Osborne Park. He finds it extremely rewarding to work with business owners to improve their profitability and watch their companies grow.
    Carbon Group CFO
    Mason Dunn
    CA
    CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
    Group
    Mason Dunn
    CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
    Mason Dunn, our CFO, is more than just a financial leader. He is a forward-thinking leader with sharp analytical skills. Surrounded by stakeholders well-versed in the financial arena, Mason navigates this challenging environment by consistently positioning us for growth and innovation, showcasing his ability to anticipate and respond to the ever-changing business landscape. Outside of work, Mason loves playing video games and cherishing his Pokémon card collection.
    Juliana Malta - Carbon Group
    Juliana Malta
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    GROWTH & MARKETING MANAGER
    Group
    Juliana Malta
    GROWTH & MARKETING MANAGER
    Our friendly and fun Marketing Manager joined Carbon in 2020. With over 10 years of experience at top companies like Heinz, Reckitt, BDO, and Wesfarmers, she's a marketing guru dedicated to growth. Juliana's driven, analytical, and loves all things digital marketing. She brings a happy energy to the team and enjoys her downtime at Rottnest Island. Plus, being Brazilian, she cherishes visiting her family back home whenever she can!
    Susanne Ascott - Carbon Group
    Susanne Ascott
    LL.M
    IN-HOUSE COUNSEL
    Group
    Susanne Ascott
    IN-HOUSE COUNSEL
    After working as HR Manager for Club Med in Europe, Susanne came to Australia on an adventure holiday and hasn't left! After moving, Susanne started her MBA where she discovered her interest in law and has since studied law at UWA and completed her Masters as well. Susanne loves to travel, and twice a year goes to Germany to ski and hike the Alps.
    Hayden Brown - Carbon Group
    Hayden Brown
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    GROUP OPERATIONS MANAGER
    Group
    Hayden Brown
    GROUP OPERATIONS MANAGER
    Hayden joined Carbon in 2018 bringing heaps of experience in accounting and management, working for firms in the UK before returning to Perth. Hayden tried something different (psychology), but the financial services world called him back and he's now very happily here at Carbon. Hayden has travelled the world extensively (you name it, he's probably done it) but has now settled down to the joys of family bliss.
    Crystal Bass - Carbon Group
    Crystal Bass
    CA
    FINANCE MANAGER
    Group
    Crystal Bass
    FINANCE MANAGER
    Crystal, a Chartered Accountant and member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants, has spent over a decade in financial services. Holding roles in listed, public and private corporations, Crystal’s expertise lies in unravelling complex financial narratives, offering clarity and strategic insights. Outside of work, Crystal enjoys camping, hiking, listening to music and family swims.
    Zoe Canavan - Carbon Group
    Zoe Canavan
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    BRAND, PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER
    Group
    Zoe Canavan
    BRAND, PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER
    Originally from Brisbane, Zoe moved to Perth in 2017 after always wanting to join the Western Australian life - she got a little lost along the way and lived in Wellington and Melbourne first. Zoe loves to write, but her true love is underwater hockey. Not sure what that is? Neither are we. YouTube it.
    Arnie Shinn - Carbon Group
    Arnie Shinn
    -
    IT MANAGER
    Group
    Arnie Shinn
    IT MANAGER
    Arnie joined Carbon in 2020, bringing over 20 years of experience in IT & 16 years in Telecommunications. Arnie is very much a gamer at heart which is where his passion for technology was born. His love for playing with technology and assisting staff has been a common drive in his role at Carbon. Arnie is a Perth local but enjoys finding new places to camp.
    Lee Collins - Carbon Group
    Lee Collins
    CA
    ACCOUNTANT
    Group
    Lee Collins
    ACCOUNTANT
    Lee holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and has been part of the Carbon team since the beginning. Initially working as an accountant in a client-facing role, Lee now manages our internal accounts while also supporting a small portfolio of clients.
    Natasha de Carvalho - Carbon Group
    Natasha de Carvalho
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    ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT
    Group
    Natasha de Carvalho
    ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT
    Natasha joins Carbon with over 10 years in business accounting and auditing, holding a Bachelor's in Accounting. She is currently working towards becoming a CA. Her experience spans global logistics, distribution, sales and construction project management, where she excels in delivering critical financial insights. Natasha enjoys playing the piano, crafting with her sewing and Cricut machine, and unwinding at family BBQs with good music.
    Brinn Atkinson
    Brinn Atkinson
    -
    PROJECT SPECIALIST
    Group
    Brinn Atkinson
    PROJECT SPECIALIST
    Brinn joined Carbon as a project specialist in 2019. Outside of work, you can find him watching cricket or spending the day at the beach with his daughter and wife.
    Georgia Fiorenza | Carbon Group
    Georgia Fiorenza
    -
    MARKETING COORDINATOR
    Group
    Georgia Fiorenza
    MARKETING COORDINATOR
    Georgia joined Carbon in 2021 as our Marketing Assistant and later as Marketing Coordinator. With her she brings a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations and experience working in events and hospitality. Georgia is a big film and television buff and in her spare time can be found watching movies, trying new restaurants, and exploring hidden gems in the city.

    Contact us

    Address Level 2 Unit 18, 15 Ricketts Road
    Mount Waverley VIC 3149
    Contact number (03) 8582 2051
    Office hours Monday - Friday: 8:30 - 17:00

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    Carbon Group have been an awesome investment to our business. Their staff are super friendly and extremely helpful and their knowledge in cost savings first class.

    Waterwise Landscaping

    Carbon have assisted us to become more in touch with our business' progress as it has grown and developed.

    The House of Honey

    Our experience with Carbon has been fantastic. Our bookkeeping costs are the same each week which is great as we were hourly before and the fluctuation was hard to track.

    Cherratta Lodge

    I have confidence in Carbon to complete our work to a high standard and deliver work on time.

    Capital Brewing Co

    Since starting with Carbon Group, not only do I have a much better overall understanding of my business, but more free time to actually carry out the work required.

    Edwards Electrical and Solar

    We have been impressed with Carbon ever since we changed over. We love how there is a seamless integration of the accounting department and the bookkeeping departments.

    Compose Photography

    Carbon is an integral part of our support network for achieving our organisation’s mission. We continually receive knowledgeable, timely and generous assistance from the bookkeeping team.

    Erin, Perth City Farm

    Fantastic serves, staff and very friendly. I would 100% recommend to anyone wanting a great accountant.

    Sam Madden

    Carbon Group are an amazing company and they certainly know what they're doing. Great staff, friendly and prompt service. I will recommend them to anyone!

    Nick Jones

    Carbon Group has helped reduced our bookkeeping and accounting costs by 50%.

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