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There are many web hosting companies both here and overseas that provide excellent web hosting services, including FTP, Email, Database and Web related services.
Regardless of who you choose to host your website, we can assist you in selecting a hosting provider that is economical and reliable while delivering all the services you require for your web application.
If your web project is for a new domain, this is normally and simply achieved by establishing a domain for your web site at the time you apply for hosting.
We recommend that you select a domain registrar from the list provided by .au Domain Administration Ltd. (the Australian Government endorsed body for administering the .au domain space. Their web address is http://www.auda.com.au. They maintain a list of auDA Accredited Registrars, many of which also handle registrations for other domain spaces (like .com for example).