Blockchain Australia

Australia's Peak Industry Body
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What We Do

Blockchain Australia encourages and advocates for the adoption of blockchain technology by industry and governments across Australia as a means to drive innovation in service delivery across all sectors of the economy.


Blockchain Australia provides a platform for trusted voices in the community to develop & communicate considered views. Developing policy, delivering momentum.


Education and information drives adoption. Blockchain Australia works to inform those who seek to participate in the shift to a digital economy.


The amplification of stories, the creation of attention. Blockchain Australia works with its stakeholders to have their stories heard.


Technology needs connection to succeed. We bring the best & brightest in the industry together. Fostering relationships, facilitating business.

Working Groups

At the core of Blockchain Australia’s value to both its members and the broader community is the expertise of those who are working to build web3. 

Those experts serve to inform others and drive the policy and regulatory agenda. They do so by understanding the implications involved in the development of blockchain technology.

They apply that knowledge through the communication of that information across a variety of working groups that address and impact the most critical and topical challenges facing the industry. Developing all facets of blockchain in Australia.


Code of Conduct

Leadership acts to raise awareness.

Standards act to define best practice.

The implementation of best practice provides the mechanism for industry leadership to be identified, Blockchain Australia expects its members to uphold the highest of standards and to strive to raise the profile and reputation of the industry.

Membership Types

Blockchain Australia is Australia’s peak industry network for businesses implementing or evaluating blockchain or distributed ledger technology.

Collectively, Blockchain Australia members and the industries they service advance the adoption of blockchain technology in Australia. The members and industry partners work together to advocate for appropriate regulatory and policy settings.

The amplification of projects is a priority of the organisation.

Industry Professional

A professional member is an individual who wishes to take advantage of the  network, promotions, news, education and events.

Small & Medium Enterprise

SME’s are the engine room of economies. Researching, developing or operating a blockchain centric business model.


An enterprise business with an interest in the development or deployment of a blockchain technology, directly or through associated service delivery.

Startup & Scaleups

A blockchain startup and scale up is building their business.
From pre-revenue ideation to a launch pad for growth.

Digital Exchanges

Digital exchanges, virtual asset service providers & digital wallet providers. The backbone of the digital asset space.


International businesses with an interest to take part in the Australian ecosystem. Committing to delivering value to those who operate in the jurisdiction.


Scam Alerts

Unfortunately scams and scammers exist in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector. 

They prey on people’s insecurities, lack of knowledge and are opportunistic. The best defence to these fake opportunities is to be aware of the tactics used to deceive.

Education is the best line of defence. 

Member Stories

Blockchain in Australia is thriving and bursting with stories. We showcase news, events and updates from our members.


Digital Surge

We are delighted to announce that Digital Surge has become a member of Blockchain Australia. They offer a safe and uniquely user-friendly way for everyday Australians and businesses to access the world of cryptocurrency.


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We are delighted to announce that Labrys has become a member of Blockchain Australia. Labrys is a global leader in blockchain product development. They design, develop and launch products using blockchain technology.




We are excited to announce that Mastercard has become a member at  Blockchain Australia. As a global technology company in the payments industry, Mastercard’s mission is to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere, by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Mastercard and Blockchain Australia will collaborate to advocate, educate, elevate and connect with experts and other businesses to scale and secure Australia’s blockchain ecosystem.


Industry News

Updates of interest to the ecosystem and the key developments for those participating in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector.

Blockchain Australia Announces New CEO

Blockchain Australia Announces New CEO The Board of Blockchain Australia is proud to announce the appointment of Laura Mercurio as the next CEO of Blockchain Australia, effective Monday 12th of September 2022. Blockchain Australia is Australia's peak industry body...

International Partnerships

Blockchain Australia recognises that relationships matter, that the strength of the networks built across borders aid both local and international ecosystems alike. For that reason, we prioritise the development of strong ties with jurisdictions that seek to foster collaboration. Our international partnerships and initiatives include

ASEAN Blockchain Associations

Blockchain Associations Forum

International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications

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