Which fridge brand is the best to shop in Australia?

We investigate - so you don't have to.
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When it comes to choosing a brand for any home or kitchen appliance, finding one that is reputable and high (and consistent) in quality is important. And while brands are forever competing against each other to gain the approval and loyalty of the everyday customer, it does mean you’re flooded with marketing messages that may overwhelm you. That’s why we’re here – to help you cut through the noise and to really understand the selling points of each fridge brand to ensure you’re putting your hard-earned coin in the right places.

There are an array of different fridge brands out there for the Aussie consumer. Below, we’ve chosen the best fridge brands that are in the Australian market, right now.


  1. Westinghouse (here’s why)
  2. BOSCH (here’s why)
  3. Fisher & Paykel (here’s why)

The best fridge brands in Australia 2024



Westinghouse has been making top-notch fridges and freezers for Aussies for more than 80 years. Westinghouse is part of the Electrolux family of brands and is known for making practical and durable kitchen appliances – including refrigerators. So, if you’re after a practical model that can house all your favourite ingredients while keeping your produce fresher for longer, a fridge/freezer from Westinghouse is a clever choice.

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Well-known German kitchen appliance brand, BOSCH, has been around for generations – with humble beginnings starting in 1886 (yes, really). And throughout the years, BOSCH has offered top-of-the-line home appliances for Australians, from smart ovens and washing machines to fridges, of course. BOSCH offers fridges in all shapes and sizes – including capacious French door fridges, vertical fridges and easy-to-use bottom mount options. Finding one that fits your existing kitchen is simple.

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Fisher & Paykel

With 80 years of innovation under its belt, Fisher & Paykel has been a household appliance name for decades. Founded across the ditch in New Zealand, Fisher & Paykel has been delivering world-leading innovations to improve everyday life. In 1995, the brand started creating plastic refrigerator liners and insulation made from polyurethane foam – the world’s first commercial version of the humble refrigerator.

Fisher & Paykel creates design-led fridges, with the CoolDrawer being one of the models that sets the brand apart from its competition. The CoolDrawer is an award-winning multi-temperature drawer-based refrigerator and features world-first ActiveSmart refrigeration technology.

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Swedish home appliance brand Electrolux has been creating designer fridges and kitchen appliances since 1919 and has become an Aussie home staple. With its extensive suite of home appliance offerings ranging from refrigerators, dishwashers, and washing machines to cookers, vacuum cleaners, air conditioners and small domestic appliances, upgrading your home tech is simple with this brand. In Canstar’s rating Best Fridge Brands rating, Electrolux scored five stars across all judging categories, including performance, value for money, internal layout, design, features and functionality and overall customer satisfaction.

Electrolux offers its products through various brands, including Electrolux, AEG, Anova, Frigidaire, Westinghouse and Zanussi.

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Korean technology giant Samsung is no stranger to the home appliance market. Samsung was founded in 1969 and is now a globally recognised technology brand. From leading floorcare technologies to cooling refrigeration options, Samsung has it all. And if you’re looking to buy a new fridge, it’s safe to say Samsung is a sound option. From its luxurious BESPOKE range that is made for those looking for a stylish integration of appliances within the home to the technology-first FamilyHub smart fridge range, Samsung has everything you’re looking for in a high-quality refrigerator – and more.

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Looking for a reliable fridge brand? Then look no further than Whirlpool. Known to last the test of time, Whirlpool fridges is your no-frills option – perfect for busy households. Whirlpool offers French door fridges and bottom-mount fridges, to suit your preference.

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