Timeline

1950

Where it all began

Our family furniture business was established in Australia in 1950. The business was started by Harry Ramler who arrived in Australia without a penny to his name. Harry Would go on to become an iconic Australia furniture designer with his work found in homes across the country.

2000

Our entry into the Major Events market

In 1998 we bid for, and ultimately won the contract to supply all the furniture to the Sydney 2000 Olympic & Paralympic Games. This was to be our first foray into the world of Major Events and would set us on a course to becoming the world's most experienced Major Event FF&E company.

2002

Time to get our winter jackets on

Following hot on the heels of our first Major Event we won a contract to supply FF&E to the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics.

2004

The birthplace of the Olympics

In 2002 we won the contract to supply FF&E to the 2004 Athens Olympic & Paralympic Games. This was an incredible opportunity to be involved in a project held in the birth place of the ancient Olympic Games.

2006

A love affair begins

In 2004 we won the contract to supply the FF&E to the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games. These Games were special for us as not only was it our first ever Commonwealth Games but it was held in our home city of Melbourne, Australia.

2008

Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

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2010

Did someone say Vuvuzela

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2012

London 2012 Olympic Games

"It has truly been inspiring and an education to work with you over the past 3 years. I’ve enjoyed your presence in the team and believe that Team RGS have contributed enormously to both the success of the Games and specifically to the success of the Logistics team. Until next time... thanks for everything."

Mick Wright – Head of Logistics

2014

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

The performance, commitment and dedication by the RGS team in what is a very complex operation, is nothing short of outstanding. They are always willing to help, with a ‘can do’ attitude, instilling an infectious enthusiasm which elevates the team and those around them. RGS will go that extra mile to ensure their quality of service is second to none. As a service provider I would have absolutely no reservations in recommending RGS to any potential clients. They are not only an outstanding team, they are all outstanding individuals.

Paul Crosbie - Logistics Manager

2015

Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games

RGS have been an outstanding supplier for the TO2015 Pan Am Games.  Their in-depth understanding of the Games world made our lives easier throughout the entire process, and helped us deliver an unforgettable multi-sport event for the city of Toronto. Professional, knowledgeable, committed – RGS always did what they said they would do, and made it fun along the way.  We were fortunate to have you on board!

David Nugent - Senior Manager, Material Planning and Asset Management

2015

Rugby World Cup 2015

2016

Rio 2016 Olympic Games

2018

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

2020/2021

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

2022

Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games