|1982||The company first commenced operating as Sebastian Cleaning Services. The first owners named the company after a relative.|
|1989||Matt joined the company to support himself through uni.|
|1992||Due to a changing career path after the recession, work in Matt’s field of study were in short supply. Matt decided to take a full time job as an Area Manager.|
|1995||Matt became a shareholder.|
|1997||Matt became the General Manager of Operations.|
|2001||Matt purchased half of the company from his boss and had another senior manager as his business partner.|
|2002||Expansion into New South Wales and Queensland cleaning carpets and other contract work with Target.|
|2006||Sold the New South Wales and Queensland businesses to focus on our home market of Victoria.|
|2012||Matt bought his then-business-partner’s half of the business and became the sole owner of the company.|
|Dianne Simpson wins Administration Manager of the Year.|
|2013||The company became certified in quality assurance, OH&S management and environmental management (ISO 9001, AS /NZS 4801 and ISO 14001).|
|Max Watson wins BSCAA Cleaner of the Year award.
Sebastian commences Healthy Together Knox partnership.
|2014||Ross joined the business as Sales & Marketing Manager.|
|2015||Ross and Matt agreed to have Ross and his family purchase half of the company.
The Sebastian Group won the 3AW Small Business award.
|Sebastian was acknowledged for healthy eating, mental health and wellbeing.|
|2016||Effie Madafferi became finalist in the Building Services Contractors Association of Australia Cleaner of the Year award.|
|Chad Budh wins the Building Services Contractors Association of Australia Supervisor of the Year award.|
|Sebastian wins the Building Services Contractors Association of Australia Environmental Excellence award.|
|2017||Recertification of integrated management system.|
|The Sebastian Group was awarded the contract for housekeeping and cleaning of famous Wilsons Promontory National Park in Victoria.|
|2019||The Sebastian Group was awarded the contract for the prestigious Ballet Under The Stars event in Victoria.|
|Further growth of the business into sustainable products and cleaning products.|