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The top 6 companies in Australia with unique benefits

Hatch Team

May 10, 2024
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Looking for companies that go above and beyond with benefits? Here are the 6 companies offering benefits that stand out from the crowd.

While we think work perks are awesome, we found a few companies that go beyond free lunches and gym memberships to give their team really unique benefits!

Whether it be treats for your dog, fulfilling travel dreams or keeping your personal finances in order - we’ve wrapped up the companies that go above and beyond in what they offer their team.

Here are six 2024 Hatch Hotlist winners we think are offering benefits that are pretty unique.


Lyka is on a mission to change the status quo of canine nutrition and help dogs live longer. Their vet-formulated meals are human grade - packed with the nutrients dogs need. Beyond nutrition, Lyka is extremely conscious of sustainability being both a certified B Corporation and Australia’s only carbon-negative dog food.

You may have guessed it, they’re big on pupper perks! Dog parents at Lyka receive a yearly budget to spend on improving their pup's life (think daycare, extra training, holistic vet visits), dogs are always welcome in the office and at team events, and you’ll receive discounts on Lyka meals and treats.


Australia’s largest domestic and international airline has been connecting Australians with their rest of the world for over 100 years.  As Qantas has evolved, and their team has grown bigger, the world has become smaller – with non-stop flying from Australia to almost anywhere in the world now a reality.

As an eligible Qantas employee, you’ll get access to heavily discounted standby flights across the globe for you and your family and friends, as well as 25% off confirmed Qantas flights. On top of that, you can also access exclusive discounts on hotels and holiday packages to make any adventure feel possible.


Blackbird is an Australasian investment firm whose mission is to invest in wild hearts, with the wildest ideas, right from the beginning. They back generational ambition with generational belief by raising funds, and then investing in the best startup companies all the way through their journey from idea to beyond IPO.

Everyone in the Blackbird team receive carry in funds raised, and ownership in the management companies formed during your time there. Meaning you’ll have a stake in the success of companies invested in while you’re at Blackbird.


Airtasker is on a mission to empower people to realise the full value of their skills. From putting together furniture to queueing for tickets and photography gigs the options of tasks you can get done or earn some extra cash from are endless! They’re making moves around the world - including building marketplaces in the US and the UK!

Employees at Airtasker have the opportunity to get stuff done, on Airtasker. When you join Airtasker you’ll get to enjoy the best of their platform with $800 worth of credit every year to Airtask-it!


Zip is on a mission to be the first payment choice everywhere and everyday. They’re a leading global Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) company providing fair and seamless solutions that simplify how people pay. Over 90,000 retailers around the world offer Zip as a payment choice to 12 million+ active customers globally.

Full-time ‘Zipsters’ get access to 25 days paid leave each year - with birthday leave and quarterly wellbeing days on top of 4-weeks annual leave. Nice!

Commonwealth Bank

Commonwealth Bank is on a mission to build a brighter future for all. They’re a leading provider of financial services in Australia including retail, premium, business and institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and sharebroking products and services. With over 800,000 shareholders and over 52,000 employees Comm Bank offer a full range of financial services to help all Australians build and manage their finances.

When you join Comm Bank - The Employee Banking Team will be your VIP support when it comes to investment and insurance options and services. You’ll also be able to enjoy a range of competitive discounts on accounts, credit cards, personal and home loans, insurance, financial planning and much more.

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