About Us

OPTO Projects is a company dedicated to providing high quality custom lighting solutions for projects of all sizes.  Our aim is to deliver a high level of client satisfaction with a focus on efficiency and project realisation.

With 40 years experience in the entertainment and major events industry, Scott Opie and Simon Toomer started OPTO Projects in 2015 to provide quality set electrics and project management for theatre and events.

Since it’s commencement, OPTO Projects has expanded into specialized lighting products and custom control systems, creating bespoke solutions for live production and corporate installations.

OPTO Projects prides itself on and is known for their quality, reliability and professionalism. Every project is reviewed by one of the company directors to guarantee your requirements from concept through production to delivery.

“You are only as good as your last job” – a motto that OPTO Projects follow to ensure each project has as much dedication and thought as possible, no matter the size.

What We’ve Done!


    • 48th UAE National Day – Abu Dhabi
      Moon Under Water – Design and deliver automated under water video screen
    • 2018 Asian Games Opening Ceremony – Jakarta
      LED Buildings – Provision and installation of LED and control system for the Energy of Asia segment
    • 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Opening & Closing Ceremonies
      Production Management services and realisation of LED star field
    • Baku 2015 1st European Games
      Project Management of external cauldron



    • Harry Potter & the Cursed Child – MCG
      Venue lighting upgrade and set electrics installation
    • SIX the musical – Louise Withers & Associates
      Production electrician services, Scenic electrics supply
    • Come from Away – New Theatricals
      Set electrics build and installation
    • Charlie & The Chocolate Factory – GFO
      Production electrician services
    • Barnum the Circus Musical – Storeyboard Entertainment
      Set electrics build and installation, production electrician services
    • School of Rock – GWB
      Set electrics build and installation
    • Beautiful – Michael Cassel Group
      Set electrics build and installation
    • We Will Rock You – GFO
      Design and development of custom Pixel Strobes
    • Jersey Boys – TEG Dainty, Rodney Rigby
      Scenic lighting refurbishment
    • Book of Mormon – GFO
      Prop and set electrics refurbishment, production electrician services
    • Matilda – LWAA
      Custom electronic strobe design and prop electrics


    Custom Corporate Lighting

    • Stage Kings – Facebook Logo
      Custom LED design and install
    • TSC – Jack Daniels Barrel House –
      Pop-up bar lighting refurbishment
    • Simple Motion – Vivid 2016 Ford Swings
      Scenic lighting and control systems
    • Department of Education Queensland –Creative Generation LED Stage
      Electrical refurbishment


  • TV
    • Dancing With the Stars – Warner Bros
      Scenic lighting supply, refurbishment and installation
    • Australian Ninja Warrior S4 – Endemol Shine
      Scenic lighting supply, refurbishment and installation