Fast, reliable, secure – Australian cloud hosting

Our managed hosting solutions are ideal for business and not-for-profits alike, and cater to wide range of CMS platforms including WordPress, Craft, and Joomla, as well as custom built applications.

We provide highly competitive plans and can tailor hosting specific to your website or digital asset’s resource needs.




Virtually every business or organisation operates with its own unique ecosystem of applications – Cloud or otherwise – with varying degrees of efficiency and cohesiveness.

Code and data are the staples of our craft, and we work with them to bring higher and better levels of cohesion between internal and external systems.

In practical terms this means enabling data flows between web and internal or departmental applications such as CRM, analytics, EDM, logistics, stock management, workflows, content publishing, accounting, social media and HR. Some examples include:



Ensure your data
is stored and
managed locally

24/ 7

Managed service
supported 24 hours,
7 days a week


Fast, secure,

For peace of mind
and optimal user

Optimised for
your platform

Server environments
tailored for your


Leading Cloud hosting solutions

Fully GDPR compliant

Managed service

Free SSL

Dedicated firewall

Security patching

Automated backups

Cron, GIT, integrated tools

WordPress, Craft, Drupal, Joomla

Emergency incident response

DNS management

Customised access

Apache, NGINX, Varnish stack

“The team at Mainstay have been a massive support to the Live for Lily Foundation, in the design and roll out of our new website, the implementation of an improved email server, and general all round assistance of all our information technology needs. They’re responsive to our requests and service is second to none in ensuring our requirements are met and the performance of our site is optimal and secure.”

Philip Martins - Director and Chief Financial Officer, Live for Lily Foundation


Big or small, we strive to build awesome relationships with our clients.

Here’s a handful that we’ve had the privilege of working with.

Free site review

We’ll happily review your current site, code, database, analytics and resource usage and provide recommendations for hosting to meet your needs. 



Security and data sovereignty are of the utmost importance. We ensure your website application is secure, as well as your hosting environment with firewalls, scans, backups and GDPR compliance. 


Ongoing support

Our expert, friendly support team is on call to help in any way you need – whether it’s hosting related or for website or application development. See our Support page for full  details.


We undertake ongoing behind-the-scenes maintenance of your site and hosting environment to ensure it’s  patched, secure and humming. See our Maintenance page for full details.

No noisy neighbours

We monitor and manage our cloud infrastructure closely to ensure no website has negative impacts on another. This means we place strict limits on shared environments, and place sites with custom requirements on their own environment.


If you’re looking to move from your current host, we’ll migrate the site, DNS, email and any additional services, and manage the process end-to-end. No hassles at all!


Leaner operations, improved workflows, productivity, scalablity


It depends on your site! Its size, complexity, and resource needs. Contact us via the form below and we'll provide a tailored quote.
Support for your hosting is 24/7, via our managed service providers. Website support (see our Website support page) is available 8.30am - 5.30pm, Melbourne time (AEST)
No, we have agency accounts with managed service providers Cloudways and WP Engine. This ensures your site is on enterprise infrastructure and fully supported 24/7
All our sites are hosted in Sydney enterprise data centres, Australia. No data is stored off-shore.
No we don't. Our hosting service is tailored and customised for our clients, which means we look after all aspects of site management and development. You DO of course have access to the CMS.
We'll use all endeavours to reinstate your site, as a matter of urgency, including liaising and communicating with the managed service provider. In the event of a hack or malicious breach, we'll prioritise remediation and provide an incident report.
Yes, absolutely! We take daily snapshots as well as periodic off-location backups. See our terms for further information.
Fees are calculated monthly, and charged annually for the coming 12 months.
If you decide to move to a new host, advise us in writing with 30 days notice, and we'll refund you the monthly pro-rata the remainder of the hosting term.
You can find them here:


1. Get in touch

Arrange your free 20 minute discovery session at a time that best suits you.

2. Tell us about you

Explore business and project requirements, goals and what you're looking to achieve.

3. FREE audit

We review your existing site or application at a code level and provide a comprehensive report.

4. Plan and GO

With a roadmap in place, work with our team to evolve, advance and grow your business.


We’ll happily arrange a time for a call or meet, provide you with a scope of work and estimate, or give you some expert advice.


Website Development

Future proof, robust, cleanly coded, upgradable websites built to evolve with your business. 

Australian WordPress Support

Let us help with fixes, updates, new features, performance, security, migrations and much more.


Web apps & Custom development

Product development and MVPs. Lean, built-for-purpose applications.

Website Maintenance

Website support, ongoing maintenance,
performance optimisation and security.

Website Hosting

Hosting packages tailored to your needs. Email migration & account setup.

Website Accessibility

Accessibility audits & implementation. Adhere to WCAG standards for your audiences.

Discovery and Requirements

Define objectives, explore requirements, engage stakeholders and develop your specification.


Flexible, scalable websites for business.


Enterprise CMS, custom development,
unrivalled eCommerce.

React & React Native

High performance, built-for-purpose web apps and mobile apps.

Python Development

Custom scripting for automating processes, augmenting applications and data integration.


Beautiful code, immaculate architecture, rapid development.