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About Us

Our Mission

Downs Accounting is a boutique accounting practice in Rivervale established in 2007. We focus on your tax and accounting needs, and when you need specialist advice we are here ready to assist as we are your one stop accounting and financial needs firm. We have experience across most industries with clients in mining, service, medical, real estate and sales to name a few.

Who we work with

We work with a diverse range of individuals and industries from large multinationals to micro home based business. We utilise and embrace all forms of technology, are MYOB Professional Partners and Xero Certified. We use most software programs and can assist in setting you up to succeed with your bookkeeping requirements including outsourcing.

How we treat you

We don’t push you to do planning and forecasting or sell other side products but are here looking after your day to day needs. We know you’ll approach us when you need a forecast, budget, insurances, financial planning advice or due diligence on a new business purchase, when you require it.

In a meeting with the Australian Taxation office it was brought to our attention that our firm’s clients claim more deductions than 98% of other accounting firms clients around Australia. We will never advise you to claim something inconsistent with Australian taxation law but will ask you all the right questions required to maximise your claims.

Our Team

Graham is assisted in the practice by John, William, Jo and Caroline. Graham currently and previously has owned and operated several non accounting based businesses. This gives him the ability to understand the current issues affecting your business.

Graham Downs

Owner / Director

Graham Downs is a 45 year old degree qualified Chartered Accountant, Registered Tax Agent, member of the Institute of Automotive Mechanical Engineers in Australia and licensed Financial Advisor. He has experience in large and small accounting firms across many industries. Graham owns several non accounting businesses giving him a great perspective on business issues. Graham loves travelling, snowboarding, motorsport, keeping fit and his two dogs Rex and Bandit.

Jo Mcrae


Jo is our administrator. Jo plays Lacrosse and loves walking.



Nastasya is an Accountant whom is a CPA. Nastasya has returned to work after having two daughters and is currently an Administrator.

Caroline Ong


Caroline is an Accountant and CPA whom looks after Graham’s businesses and some of our larger clients. Caroline is a mum to two active boys and loves keeping fit.



John is a CPA and a registered tax agent. Originally from Indonesia John and Graham met working together in 2004 and remained friends. John joined the practice in 2012.


Rex and Bandit are Yorkshire Terriers that spend their days in the back of Graham’s office relaxing and occasionally barking at a Fire Truck or Ambulance.


Rex and Bandit are Yorkshire Terriers that spend their days in the back of Graham’s office relaxing and occasionally barking at a Fire Truck or Ambulance.

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