Ginger Recording Studios

Type of space: Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Sound Recording Studio

    Ginger Recording Studios is Melbourne's finest recording studio. Offering unparalleled acoustics, modern and vintage recording equipment and instruments all maintained to the highest standards including a gorgeous Yamaha C7 grand piano.

    As well as offering a fantastic recording and mixing space for recording musicians and producers, the studio easily doubles as a filming stage for lens men and women who shoot video.

    Having played host to artists ranging from Justin Bieber, Missy Higgins, Paul Kelly, Jason Derülo, Tim Rogers and many more, Ginger Recording Studios is the only choice for those wanting the most from recording their art.

    Pricing Terms

    2015-16 Pricing, Terms and Conditions

    By hiring the studio you acknowledge and accept these terms and conditions

    Fees for Tracking and Mixing Days:

    You will pay:

    $650 excluding GST per day for studio hire.

    $250 excluding GST additionally for our in-house engineer.

    $120 excluding GST per hour for hourly studio hire.

    $30 excluding GST per hour additionally for hourly bookings with our in-house engineer.

    Incidental costs + 10% GST.

    Credit Card payment incurs a 2% surcharge.

    We require a 50% non-refundable deposit of the initially quoted hire cost to secure your booking. Additional costs, including overtime and additional sessions will be billed at the conclusion of your project.

    Payment in full 7 days before your session. Should you cancel less than 7 days from a scheduled booking full payment is required.

    Rescheduling is at Ginger Recording Studios discretion and a surcharge may apply.

    You may engage an alternate engineer of your choice at your own expense.

    Weekend bookings are available for an additional 20% fee.

    Overtime is charged at $120 excluding GST per hour for studio hire and an additional $50 excluding GST per hour for our in-house engineer. Overtime begins at the end of a full day booking (18:00) or after 8 consecutive hours of hourly booked studio hire, or if a booking continues after 11:59pm.

    Full day bookings are for 8 hours starting at 9:30am finishing at 6pm, including one half-hour break. Half day bookings are available on special request. Fees will not be reduced on account of failure to use the studio for any or all of the booking.

    It is your responsibility to manage your session.

    “Downtime” caused by the studio not functioning will be credited to you as additional time on the same day or next day session’s end.

    Additional Costs:

    You will also pay for:

    Overtime, extra time, additional days not included in your initial quote.

    CD’s, DVD’s and hard disks/flash drives.

    Usage of Yamaha C7 piano incurs a fee of $160 excluding GST and will be provided by a Ginger Recording Studios nominated person.

    Other Conditions:

    Ginger Recording Studios is a non smoking environment.

    You must take care of our Studio and facilities and you will be liable for any damages to the equipment or studio premises during your use of the studio (including lost hire time in which the studio cannot be used) whether such damages is caused by you or your guests.

    All work remains the property of Ginger Recording Studios and will not be released until full payment has been made including any additional charges accrued ie; overtime, extra time, CD’s, DVD’s, damages, etc. Additional charges will be invoiced to you at the conclusion of your session.

    You will comply with any noise, health and safety by us or our representative and you must ensure your guests also comply.

    You must remove all equipment and litter that you and your guests bring to our Studios at the end of the session.

    You will indemnify us for any claims or breach of copyright or for anything done which is illegal, obscene or libellous.

    You and your guests bring anything onto Ginger Recording Studios' premises at your own risk. To the extent by law, we do not accept liability for loss, injury or damage to persons or property.

    This is a studio hire agreement only, it is your responsibility to manage your project within the time you book.

    Additional services by negotiation.

    Our Studio is under constant CCTV surveillance; this is a non-negotiable requirement of all sessions.

    There is a well-trained dog that attends sessions at our Studios called “Archie”. If you have a health problem related to contact with dogs or are not a big “dog fan” please let us know and we will do what we can to accommodate your session (Archie is very friendly, however be aware, he once stole Tina Arena’s muesli bar). Please do not leave food in the studio, kitchen or green room unattended.

    These terms and conditions are subject to change without notice and we will make every effort to inform you if you have already booked a session but our current terms and conditions will be available on our website.

    Use of equipment is under manufacturers specifications and no modifications by user.

    It is the users role to ensure our studios are suitable for purpose.

    1 onsite car park is available on request.

    This hire agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Victoria.


    We undertake to keep confidential and not disclose your hiring of our studio and what happens during a session, except as required by law.

    Parking Notes

    1 car space available on request

    This space is suitable for ExhibitionsFilmMusic / SoundPhotographyWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 270.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 100
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Public transport

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Wheelchair accessible