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About Downee  

Since 1953 Downee has led the development and innovation of gate and fence hardware, supplying the trade and retail industries with quality products that are built to last.

Today Downee, a subsidiary of RMD Industries Pty Ltd, has grown to be one of the largest, most trusted suppliers of gate and fencing products & accessories in Australia and New Zealand.

100% Australian owned and operated, with offices and warehouses in Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Auckland, Downee’s headquarters and National Distribution Centre is based in Melbourne.

Downee components will add quality to your workmanship and will help you succeed in the marketplace.

The Downee Vision

Downee aims to be the preferred supplier of fencing and hardware components to trade customers throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Key elements to our success are market knowledge and understanding, product innovation and motorised integration.

Downee's Principle Values

Provide excellence in customer service through the following core behaviours:
1. Listen to our customers to fully understand their needs and business objectives.
2. Deliver the right solutions on time. Quality products at fair and competitive prices, supported with sound technical advice.
3. Prosper to enable investment in product development and to provide unique solutions for tomorrow.


From gate and fence hardware to sliding track and gate automation products to decorative aluminium, Downee offers a wide range of products for the trade and retail industries.

Contract Manufacturing Services

In addition to our existing product ranges, we are also a leading manufacturer of specialised components for a wide variety of industries and markets.

Services and capabilities

Our manufacturing services and capabilities include:

  • Metal Stamping, Pressing and Forming
  • Deep Drawing
  • Laser Cutting
  • Plastic Injection Moulding
  • Robotic welding
  • MIG/TIG/Spot welding
  • General engineering, fabrication and assembly

Industries we serve

We manufacture and supply components for key Australian industries such as:

  • Building, Roofing and Structural
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Automotive
  • Mining
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Motor Power Equipment
  • Defence Industry
  • Chassis Manufacturers
  • Railway
  • Home and Garden
  • Industrial Packaging

Other Professional Services

We also provide a wide array of professional services to our customers and clients which help take your ideas from design to reality. 
They include:

  • Product development and prototyping
  • Industrial design engineering
  • Metrology services and analysis
  • Process engineering
  • Packaging innovations and materials handling
  • Packaging and weighing systems

Distribution Capabilities

With our extensive national distribution network, numerous outlets and overseas distribution capabilities, your parts can be physically
close and rapidly available for your customers.

Protective Finishes

A full range of protective finishes such as: electroplating, powder coating, zinc plating, and hot dip galvanizing are available on request.


Every part is unique and requires a specific type of packaging to suit a wide variety of customer, warehouse or job site requirements. We offer a variety of packaging solutions which are tailored to suit you and your customers needs

Quality Standards

We manufacture all products within a ISO9001/2000 compliant quality assurance system.


Company Information
Member Group: 
Chain Link and Welded Mesh Fence
Temporary Fence
Address 1: 
2 Ross Place
Wetherill Park
Phone Number: 
+61 2 8785 5800
Fax Number: 
+61 2 9831 7944
Bruce Allan
General Manager