A Great Australian Story

Classic Sportswear is an iconic Australian apparel company, which has been manufacturing high quality sportswear for over 86 years.

Established in 1934, it remains 100% Australian owned. Managing Director Warren Carney is a former professional Rugby League player whose competitive spirit has driven him to great success in the business world.

Classic Sportswear is unique in the Australian apparel industry. With our own factory and an in-house art and design department, we have complete control of all production capabilities and the supply chain.

Our seasoned team players have expertise in technical athletic apparel, streetwear and schoolwear, with specialities in fashion design and market trends.

We’re always at the forefront of trends and continue to produce innovative apparel that is exceptionally constructed. We produce apparel for every discipline and every code – whether it’s Rugby League, Australian Rules, Rugby Union, Football, Hockey, Cricket, Basketball or Handball!

Classic also produces the smartest school uniforms on the market, as well as school teamwear and a wide range of school leavers’ garments.

If it’s quality, high performance apparel you’re after, Classic has you covered.


Over those decades we’ve honed our process to perfection. We continually innovate to deliver a best in class product for elite athletes, school students and fans which outstrips all competitors in terms of quality, construction and delivery.

We work with some of the most prestigious names in Australian sport, including the NRL, AFL, NSWRL, QRL, Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs, South Sydney Rabbitohs, St George Illawarra Dragons and Brisbane Lions.