Ceramic Studio

Type of space: Visual Art Studio, Makerspace (Shared open space for making)

    Fantastic fully kitted-out Ceramic Studio space - 68sqm with all key facilities available:

    • 1 Pug mill
    • 1 Brand new electric Evenheat kiln 2322 http://www.evenheat-kiln.com/?pg=models&c=8&p=36 - 5.8 cubic feet (Cone 8 max)
    • 1 small Skutt test kiln (Cone 6 max)
    • 1 brand new electric wheel (Venco Direct Drive)
    • Venco table-top slab roller
    • Flat spaces for handbuilding / mould making / glazing / decorating
    • Shelving & storage for glazes, clay etc
    • Shower, sink and toilet
    • Downstairs available all day/night Monday to Friday only (on weekends downstairs ceramic space is used by owner)
    • Concrete floor & high ceilings (it is a small warehouse essentially)
    • Wireless internet included
    • High clearance roller door
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • 2 car parking spaces
    • Bus stop just outside the premises
    • Cafe on the premises (open weekdays)

    Option of another approx 68sqm shared office space available upstairs - carpeted - strictly for 'no-mess' work such as photography, paperwork, training (no lift - not wheelchair accessible). Upstairs is also a shared space with owner (although like downstairs, owner is only onsite on weekends). Upstairs space has small kitchen (kettle, sink, bar fridge), TV (internet only - no antenna), lounge & limited office desks.

    Available from now (July 2016) to end of November 2016 only.

    Special Requirements

    Artist must have their own public liability insurance (e.g. member of Australian Ceramics Association).

    Lease Conditions

    Sub-Lessee responsibilities:

    - Electricity 90% responsibility of lessee - minus 10% contributed by owner for owner's use on weekends.

    - Lessee must have reputable public liability insurance (e.g. member of Australian Ceramics Association with insurance option)

    - Lessee must be an experienced Ceramics practitioner with at least 4 years experience and practical knowledge of safe equipment use

    - Any equipment breakages and damage are to be paid for in full by the lessee e.g. kiln damage

    - 3 months rent in advance for bond

    - Lessee must pay for their own waste removal e.g. bins

    - Lessee must follow best practice studio maintenance and OH&S e.g. clean floors weekly at a minimum, vacuum kiln after use, not running kiln when people are present, cleaning pug mill/ensuring clay doesn't dry inside through regular use/wet covers etc.

    - Lessee must leave the studio clean and tidy at the end of each week

    The lessor will cover:

    - Water bill

    - Internet (100GB allowance shared)

    - 10% electricity usage

    - Contents insurance

    - Ongoing major equipment maintenance e.g. replacing elements in kiln, air conditioning maintenance

    - Lessor will leave the studio clean and tidy at the end of each weekend

    - Any equipment damage they incur and their own waste removal

    Parking Notes

    2 car parking spaces provided

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCeramics


    • Floor Dimensions 68.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height High (3m - 4m)


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible