About Us

Meet Our Team

Shore Finish is your local painting and plastering company dedicated to delivering exceptional work to the Geelong, Bellarine & Surf Coast areas.

Our mission is to provide the highest quality of craftsmanship in our industry, paired with unparalleled customer service, integrity and reliability to all of our clients.

We embrace any project, no matter the size or complexity.

With over 100 years of combined experience of painting and plastering in the Geelong and surrounding regions, our team of skilled professionals are fully equipped to provide you with the best quality finish.


Company Director & Colour Selection Specialist

Simon is the creator and face of Shore Finish, and is our quoting extraordinaire. He opened Shore Finish to provide the region with a reliable, quality service. And has now been running Shore Finish for over 9 years.

Simon has over 25 years of experience in the painting industry. He has worked for himself as a colour consultant. As well as travelling Victoria working in sales for two leading paint manufacturers. These prior experiences place him among the best in the trade. Simon uses his wealth of knowledge to help you create a vision for your project.

Over the years, Simon has developed close relationships with a lot of other local trades. Allowing Shore Finish to provide reliable recommendations to help you around your property.

In his spare time, he loves going skateboarding and spending time with friends and family.


Shore Finish Project Manager

Gaven has been working alongside Simon at Shore Finish for over 8 years, he has been plastering for 17 years and painting for over 12 years.

He manages projects with many moving parts including insurance repairs, builders projects and private jobs, coordinating multiple trades to deliver an all inclusive service for our customers. You may meet Gaven at your initial quote, or see him on site repairing plaster or delivering equipment in preparation for our painting team.

Gav has an incredible eye for detail and you’ll notice this on the projects he manages. We pride him on his ability to form lasting relationships with our clients, he receives regular calls from return customers requesting quotes for the next stages of their projects. Gav guides our painting team and other trades on jobs from start-to-finish, and makes sure our work is up to the Shore Finish standard. 

On weekends and holidays, Gav enjoys travelling and adventures with friends and family. Also, he spends time completing projects around his own home.


Shore Finish Project Manager

Justin has been working at Shore Finish for 2 years, having come from running his own successful painting business and shifting from Melbourne to Geelong.

Justin has been painting for over 30 years, and is an incredible asset to Shore Finish. You’ll see him managing multiple projects, quoting, and occasionally getting on the tools with our team.

We pride him on his quality control, clever tips and tricks to teach our team, and his ability to build lasting customer relationships, often being named in our reviews online for his outstanding service.

In his spare time, he likes to come to work. Justin also loves travelling with his family and their dog, and completing his own painting projects with his daughter who is keen to learn the tricks of the trade.


Office Manager

Gemma has worked at Shore Finish for 3.5 years, to help grow the business, and run everything behind the scenes.

Before Shore Finish, Gem ran her own small business for a few years. She also has experience working in finance, and doing face-to-face customer service roles.

She is behind the phone calls, emails, invoices, website, and social media pages. Gemma loves taking photos as a hobby, using these skills to create media content for the business. You may meet her visiting the complete jobs with her camera in hand.

In her own time she likes going to the gym, exploring down the coast, and spending time with loved ones.

Check Out Our 5 Star Google Reviews

Great job in quick time. Thank you
Catherine Gulli
We are so glad we went with Shore Finish. They were so professional and determined that we would be happy with the finished job. Mindi and his crew were accomodating and made the disruption and upheaval of painting the entire house, as painless and pleasant as possible. Thank you.
Trish Bell
Excellent service and did a wonderful job. Very prompt and thorough service. Would highly recommend Simon and his team.
Deborah Griffin
We recently used Shore Finish for a repair in some plaster work, Gavin’s communication was excellent he kept me informed of the progress at all times. We are very happy with the completed works and would highly recommend Shore Finish and Gavin.
Diane Dower
A great job was done by Shore Finish. Jackson, Pete and Noel were professional, courteous and helpful in the completion of the paintwork for our house. I would recommend this company for its excellent work and above standard tradesmen. Thank you guys. Diane, Barwon Heads
Adriana D'Aniello
Great service and super friendly. Would recommend to anyone!
Thomas Mulquiney
Amazing Painter, very proffesional and punctual. To the Tee, very nice guy
Maureen Smith
We highly recommend Shore Finish to deliver any paint requirements you may ever need. They were diligent, friendly & totally professional, and we were so very happy with the job they did for us.I feel very comfortable in recommending them to anyone seeking good, honest & hard working painters.
Madeleine Brew
A fantastic finish inside and out. Very friendly and professional team.
Robyn Schmidt
Prompt and pleasant service. Always phoned to let us know they were coming. Pleasant and friendly tradesmen.

Our Service Locations

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  • – Geelong West
    – Highton
    – Barwon Heads
    – Torquay
    – South Geelong
    – East Geelong
    – Belmont
    – Ocean Grove
    – Point Lonsdale
    – Queenscliff
    – Wandana Heights
    – Hamlyn Heights

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  • – Herne Hill
    – Fyansford
    – Inverleigh
    – St Leonards
    – Portarlington
    – Anglesea
    – Leopold
    – Bell Park
    – Bell Post Hill
    – Ceres
    – Newcomb
    – St Albans Park
    – Curlewis
    – Clifton Springs
    – Armstrong Creek