|Shopping cart is empty.|
At the Absolute Office Centre we offer office equipment hire, audio visual equipment rentals (AV equipment rental) and office furniture hire, nationally around Australia. The menu above lists the major categories of office equipment, audio visual equipment (AV equipment) & office furniture we have available for hire or rent for conferences or parties. If you have a specific requirement for office equipment, av equipment or office furniture you wish to rent or hire, you may want to review those pages first. You will find product images and costs listed there also.
You can also use our site search function (at the bottom of the left hand side menu) to search for a specific product.
Simply click on a product range title (below) to go straight to the detail page or click the down arrow ("") for a brief summary of what we have available in any particular category.
AV Trolleys are ideal for keeping all AV equipment such as TVs, VCRs and DVDs on one compact easily maneuverable presentable unit. More information can be found on the AV Trolleys page or if you wish to rent an AV Trolley, go straight to our Hire AV Trolley catalogue page..
Big Screen TVs with quality sound & picture. They are easy to setup & manoeuvre and very basic to use. Our big screen TVs are ideal for any purpose & include a large executive stand, stereo sound, massive picture and coaxial input. More information as to what large screen TVs we have available can be found on the Big Screen TV page. Alternately, you can go straight to the Rent or Hire Big Screen TV's catalogue page to make a rental booking now.
Plastic Coil Binding Machines & Wire Coil Binding Machines help you produce professional looking presentations. More information can be found on the Binding Machines page. If you wish to place an order to rent or hire a Coil or Wire Binding Machine, go straight to the Coil and Wire Binding Machine page in our online catalogue.
Cash Registers ideal for small retail outlets, offering a wide array of features designed to make your business run smoothly. "Drop In" paper loading, clear operator and customer displays, numerous pricing features and electronic journals are just some of the features available. They use thermal printing technology and print at 12 lines per second. More information regarding the Sharp and Samsung cash registers available for hire can be found on the Cash Registers page. Or to immediately book a cash register to hire in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane, Adelaide or Canberra, go to our Cash Register Hire catalogue page
Our outdoor chairs for rent or chairs for hire are made from hard wearing toughened materials for building site lunch rooms, casual conferences & outdoor functions. These chairs can even be used where extra seating is required for temporary classroom situations. We offer plastic chairs, Packer Stacker chairs, high back plastic chairs, typist or office chairs with wheels, student tablet chairs & lecture chairs for hire. More information can be found on the chairs for hire page. Or to immediately book our chairs for rent, go to our Chairs for Rent catalogue page.
The latest in conference recording is available with the new OLYMPUS© DM-20. It offers crisp stereo recording in rooms up to 10 x 5 Metres. This amazing digital voice recording technology can record 4 hours at a time & can download to a computer in MP3 file format which can be stored or burnt to CD or DVD for copying or archiving. More information can be found on the Conference Recording Equipment page. Or to book the Olympus DM20 for your conference, go straight to the Olympus Conference Recording Equipment page in our catalogue.
We stock mainly the Mitsubishi Brand of Data Projectors as we have found them to be not only up to date with the latest technology but extremely reliable. With full XGA resolution our data projector range extends from portable data projectors to large board room machines from 1,000 to 3,000 ANSI Lumens to really light up the dullest presentations. More information can be found on the Data Projectors page.
The OLYMPUS© T2000 Transcriber Equipment offers playback of Micro Cassette tapes recorded on a cassette recorder. Playback can be controlled by foot pedal & headsets are provided delivering confidentiality of transcription. More information can be found on the Dictation Equipment page.
Our presentation display boards are made with a timber frame wrapped in black fabric. They are velcro-friendly, pinnable, free standing & portable. They come with swivel feet for ease of transportation.
1800 mm high x 1200 mm wide. 30mm thick. Can be easily joined together with the unique clip-together mechamism. As a result you can have whatever configuration you require for your presentation, trade show, conference, art display, school use or even science fair display.
More information on the Presentation Display Boards page.
We have several types of DVD Players available, whether it be to compliment your overall presentation or the counterpiece itself. Our Multiple Reader Stereo DVD Players play MP3 Digital, CD-R/RW, DVD/VCD/CD/MP3. More information can be found on the DVD Players page.
Our Electric Hole Punch or Electric Hole Drill is strictly for paper only where presentation work or any large paper drilling jobs have to be done in the office.Several drill sizes are available. More information can be found on the Electric Hole Punch page.
Electronic Whiteboards provide hard copy of the HARD points made during a meeting allowing delegates to take a copy of the actual presentation rather than using hastily copied notes or their memory. Fitted with our exclusive "Drop Down" Trolleys, The PANASONIC, Electronic Whiteboards we offer help to really get the written word into the minds (& hands) of the delegates you are addressing. More information can be found on the Electronic Whiteboards page.
Epidiascopes are ideal for projecting static images from paper originals. There is no need to have the original as a transparency. The Epidiascope picks up the image from the printed hard copy, or even your hard copy notes. More information can be found on the Epidiascopes page.
We have hundreds of Wimbledon exam chairs & Compass exam tables for hire available in Melbourne. We also have trolleys for moving the examination tables. And if required, we can even assist you with calculating the available capacity of any given room. More information can be found on the Desks & Chairs page.
We offer the Brother 878 Fax Machine for rent or hire. It is a plain paper Fax machine (ie. laser). More information can be found on the Fax Machines page.
We provide top quality Filing Cabinets for rent or for purchase. Available in many different sizes and colours, we can help you with all of your filing needs. You can view our range on the Filing Cabinets page.
We supply hi-quality portable Flipchart stands, with a usable whiteboard surface. There is a durable clamp fitting to hold the Flipchart pages firmly in portrait format. We also offer Electronic Whiteboards. More information can be found on the Flipcharts & Mobile Whiteboards page.
We offer the the best deals on all of your ID, Convention & Conference Supplies. We have bubble badges, plastic name plates, clips & tags, personalised lanyards, wrist bands, wallets & satchels and self seal & laminate pouches. More information can be found on the ID, Convention & Conference Supplies page.
We offer an A3 sized Laminator. It produces photo quality & there is no carrier pouch required. The Laminator provides crisp, clear images & a professional finish. More information can be found on the Laminators page.
We offer the BENQ Laptop (14" XGA) for rent or hire. Rental Laptops are available loaded with programs as required for your next presentation. Laptop rental machines in various specifications to suit different requirements. All our rental laptops are fully tested. These Hire Laptops are perfect for use with our Data Projectors & Plasma Screens. More information can be found on the Laptop Hire / Laptop Rental page.
We offer a wide range of LCD Screens which accept inputs from PCs, Video's or Apple devices. They can be wall mounted and have their own full speaker kit. Only 80 mm thick. More information can be found on the LCD Screens page.
We offer a wide range of Lecterns with varying features to give an air of presence to your presenter. Vista Economy Lectern, Rocada Lectern, Pro Podium Lectern, Executive Lectern (including GooseNeck Microphone Inputs & Reading Lamp), Sylex Adjustable Lectern, Coda Premier Lectern & Maestro Portable Lectern. More information can be found on the Lecterns page.
Multifunction Centres (MFC) are printers, photocopiers, (Laser) printers, fax machines or simply an A4 photocopier with document feeder with built-in digital collating. These Multifunction Centres are super portable, light weight and cheap to run. More information can be found on the Multifunction Centres (MFCs) page.
We supply portable partition screens. These partitions are black, velcro-friendly free standing partitions. The partitions are 30mm thick and clip together to make a temporary wall. Standard size is 1800mm high x 1200mm wide in black fabric. More information can be found on the Partitions page.
We offer several models of Overhead Projectors from a fully portable briefcase Overhead Projector, through to the metal halide lamp variety of Overhead Projector to light up your presentation from afar. Basic box-type Overhead Projector classroom units are also in stock & we also have Overhead Projector tripod Projection Screens to suit your needs.More information can be found on the Overhead Projectors page.
Our seminar experience has taught us that the key to success with small to medium PA equipment & PA systems is to keep it simple. We offer complete portable PA systems with competent people to set it up for you. We can offer lapel microphones (unique frequency to base unit), cordless remote microphones, gooseneck microphones (for lectern use), hand held corded microphones, PA Amplifiers (PA Amp) with 3 channels & individual volume controls incorporating cassette deck and CD player, free standing speakers to complete the system & even a Karaoke microphone incorporating on screen word display & 300 songs. More information can be found on the PA Equipment Hire page.
Photocopier hire is our forte! We offer many brands and models including the BROTHER MFC 8860 (A4 28 PPM - ADF - DUPLEX NETWORK - 50 PAGE), SHARP ARM 236 (A4 & A3 Digital Machine - 20 Copy per minute - ADF), KYOCERA KM 2530 (A4/A3 High Speed Digital - Floor Standing unit - Multiple paper drawers), OKI C5550MFP (A4 B&W 30PPM & FULL COLOUR 20 PPM), SAMSUNG 6345N (A4 45 PPM B&W), KYOCERA MITA 3530 (A4/A3 B&W 35 PPM, 4 DRAWER), SHARP MX2300 - PC & MAC COMPATIBLE (A4/A3 BW & COLOUR 23 PPM, PRINT COPY SCAN) & the RICOH 3245C AFICIO (A4/A3 BW & COLOUR 32 PPM, 4 DRAWER - PRINT COPY SCAN). More information can be found on the Photocopiers Hire & Rental page.
We supply Plastic Cards. From ID & Business Cards to Customer & Staff Cards, we provide all types of Plastic Cards. We can personalise your card to suit exactly what you need. More information can be found on the Plastic Cards page.
Perfect for the Boardroom, small or large conferences, these plasma screens can be hung up for display purposes and are perfect for any occasion. Our Plasma TV Screens include the PIONEER 42" Plasma Screen (High Definition), NEC 50" Plasma Screen (1080P High Definition) & the PANASONIC 50" Plasma Screen (1080P High Definition). More information can be found on the Plasma TVs page.
We offer a huge range of podium stands with varying features (including podiums with inbuilt microphones) to give an air of presence to your presenter.
More information on the Podium Stands page.
With our Projection Screens you don't have to worry about locating the whole presentation in a particular place in the venue to take advantage of the whitest, largest wall available.You can place our Projector Screens anywhere in the room. Our Projection Screens are solid, heavy duty & easy to erect. Tripod Projection Screens are available in 1800mm (6 foot) & 2400mm (8 foot) versions. More information can be found on the Projector Screens page.
Our data projector rental range extends from portable devices to large board room machines from 1,000 to 3,000 ANSI Lumens.
We offer the KODAK © Carousel Slide Projector, for rent or hire, which shows 35mm slides.
We offer several models of Overhead Projectors to rent or hire including a fully portable briefcase Overhead Projector, through to the metal halide lamp variety of Overhead Projector to light up your presentation from afar. Basic box-type Overhead Projector Classroom units are also in stock.
More information on the Projectors page.
We offer a wide range of office Printer solutions, from high speed networked units, to basic, single PC Printers covering all your requirements. Our printers include BROTHER 8860DN (A4 28 PPM - ADF - DUPLEX NETWORK - 50 PAGE), KONICA MINOLTA 5570 (A4 FULL COLOUR - NETWORKED - 30 PPM) & OKI C5550N (A4 B&W 30 PPM & FULL COLOUR 20 PPM). More information can be found on the Printers page.
Our Reception Counters are 1800mm wide by 1380mm deep with dark grey sides and a wood grain top. Our Reception Counters for hire are easy to erect & simple to transport. They are very presentable and the perfect reception counter for your business. More information can be found on the Reception Counters page.
Our Retractable Crowd Control Barriers or Bollards (Tensa-barriers) feature a retractable belt that makes managing queues, blocking off sections and partitioning sections very easy. These barriers are often used in airports, banks, museums and many other areas where crowds of people are common. More information can be found on the Retractable Crowd Control Barriers page.
The Scanners we offer are quick to install & come with CANON's recommended software application (CAPTURE PERFECT). We can provide the CANON DR-3080C11 Scanner, CANON DR-4010C Scanner, CANON DR-5010C Scanner and the CANON DR-7080C high speed scanner. More information can be found on the Scanners page.
We offer the KODAK © Carousel Slide Projector which shows 35mm slides. It includes several carousel trays for your use. Each tray holds 80 slides.The slide projector is provided with corded or cordless remote controls. More information can be found on the Slide Projector Rental page.
We offer a wide range of office paper shredders for destroying sensitive documents. We offer a mid range paper shredder (8 to 10 pages, Straight Cut & Cross cut available) & heavy duty shredders (Up to 20 Page at a single pass. Straight Cut & Cross cut available). More information can be found on the Paper Shredders Hire & Rental page.
We also offer industrial heavy duty commercial paper shredders for sale. See more on the Paper Shredders for Sale page.
We have honeycomb Staging available in numerous heights and sizes. Perfect for all of your Staging needs. It is easy to set up and easily transportable. More information can be found on the Staging page.
We have Tablecloths which are available in white or black to fit our trestle tables. More information can be found on the Tablecloths hire page.
Our 800x800 Function Tables are perfect for any event or function. On a chrome weighted base with a cream coloured parchment finish, these tables are hard wearing and also stylish. More information can be found on the Function Tables page.
Our high quality POLYCOM© brand teleconference equipment system caters for two-way and multi-way conference connections.
The sound quality from the Ploycom teleconference equipment is crystal-clear with full duplex digital audio, noise suppression and echo cancellation.
More information can be found on the Teleconferencing Equipment page.
Our RetractableBarriers or Bollards (also called Tensabarriers) feature a retractable belt that makes managing queues, blocking off sections and partitioning sections very easy. These tensabarriers are often used in airports, banks, museums and many other areas where crowds of people are common. More information can be found on the Tensabarriers page.
We have 43" LED screens & 50" Plasma Screens with 1080P resolution. They are available on high display stands.
The electronic digital display panels are available as 65", 75" & 80" display screens.
Our specialists are available for expert advice regarding the installation & use of these devices and all other forms of audio visual installations. Feel free to contact us if you need help!
More information can be found on the Touch Screen Displays page.
We offer trestle tables that are 1800mm x 750mm with woodgrain finish. Our Trestle Tables are easy to erect & simple to transport. They are very presentable when covered with white or black tablecloths. More information can be found on the Trestle Tables Hire page.
We have available several diverse rental vehicles for your promotions, events, etc. These include a Ponitac Parisienne, a classic Holden Monaro, VW Dune Buggy, a yellow 2011 model GM Camaro SS convertible and a BMW R1200 Cruiser Motorcycle. For more information see our VEHICLES page.
A diverse range of Video Cameras are available including full size VHS cameras to MINI DV cams (Digital Video Cameras). Tripods and recording tapes for all cameras can also be supplied. We also offer a service of copying to CD or VHS Master tape if required. More information can be found on the Video Cameras page.
Video / Tele Conferencing is an economical option compared to expensive and time consuming interstate and overseas travel. We will work closely with you to provide the facilities, expertise and technology to ensure your recruitment interviews, legal proceedings, press conferences, annual general meetings, etc. are a success. Our high quality POLYCOM brand audio conference system caters for two-way and multi-way conference connections. The sound quality is crystal-clear with full duplex digital audio, noise suppression and echo cancellation. We also offer the POLYCOM Viewstation 512/MP Video Conference system. More information can be found on the Video Conference / Teleconference page.
We can supply hi-quality whiteboards for rent or for hire. We also offer mobile whiteboards or portable whiteboards which can also act as flipchart stands. There is a durable clamp fitting to hold the flipchart pages firmly in portrait format. We also offer Electronic Whiteboards. If you need to rent or hire an Electronic Whiteboard, please go to our Electronic Whiteboards page. More information regarding our mobile whiteboards & flipchart stands can be found on the Whiteboards page.
A CANCELLATION FEE MAY APPLY FOR ALL OF THE ABOVE.
We are different from other hire / rent operators. We ...
We also hire / rent audio visual equipment and furniture for parties. (See For Party Hire)
If you're planning a series of National Conferences or you operate a Function Centre then you may wish to review our 'For National Conferences' and/or 'For Function Centres' pages. We have provided downloadable PDF files showing our office equipment & furniture for rent / hire, which you can keep on file for future needs for your functions.
As our available products change regularly, it is not possible for us to list every item of office furniture, office products or pieces of AV equipment we have for rent or hire on this site. If you cannot find what you are looking to rent / hire, please feel free to call us (on 0418 574 767 or in Victoria on (03) 8420 7777), email us or use our Inquiry/Booking Form to make an inquiry. We will endeavour to respond to your email or Inquiry Form submission within 24 business hours.
We are a specialist office & function hire & rental company. We can provide just about anything you need, even if it is not listed on this web site. You just need to ask.
If you're confused by the options, want us to help you plan your event or just need a quote, simply email, submit on online CONTACT US form or call us on 1 300 728 669 or (03) 8420 7777. For all after hours or urgent requirements, call Peter on 0418 57 47 67.
We're here to help!