Our history

No matter who you are, or where you are in Australia or New Zealand, the chances are that our products are a familiar part of your daily routine and memories. Through our products and commitments we work to create a better future.


Rexona at the end of the 70's


Unilever has a long history in Australia and New Zealand. The page traces the timeline of major events that have shaped our business for more than 120 years.

Sunlight soap

Our history

In a history that now spans three centuries, Unilever's success has been influenced by the major events of the day.

Latest from our brands

Woman selecting brands from a supermarket shelf

Our well-loved brands are part of everyday life and help people feel good, look good and get more out of life.

Find out more by linking to Latest from our Brands.