Patrick Australia Blog

Benefits of using Badges, Metal Pins and Name Bars to your business...
Button Badges from the archives
May 17, 2019

Button Badges from the archives!

From the archives... People wore them with pride to show their choices of music, politics, sports and more and most (well all at the time), were made by The Patrick family. From the Patrick button badges archives - TAA, Trans Australian Railway, Go Well Go Shell, Essendon, Tigers, Hawthorn and Marching Girls...     Nowadays... Read more » Read more
Your expo checklist
February 12, 2019

Your expo checklist!

There’s so much preparation that goes into an expo, all the pre-planning that happens months in advance. Here’s your expo checklist to help you out.

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WIN Custom Buttons - Patrick Australia
December 19, 2018

WIN! Your 2019 promotional products covered!

WIN! We’ve been making badges for over 80-years and we know how effective they can be as both the humble button badge and transformed into a magnet. That’s why we are giving away this promotional pack to one Small Australian Business. Let us help you build your brand and get it out there in 2019.

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Patrick Badge Maker
November 21, 2018

Australia’s Original Badge Manufacturers – The Patrick Australia Story

This is the story of 5 brothers and a national business that began with the eldest brother’s interest in photographic display.

Arthur William (b.1864), Alfred Ernest (b.1867), Herbert Kearley (b.1869), Walter Francis (b.1872) and Victor Albert (b.1874) Patrick we’re all born in Ballarat, five sons in a family of 9 children of Joseph and Julia Patrick.

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