Type of space: Design Studio, Film Editing Suite, Hackerspace, Multi-use Space, Photography and Film Location, Photography Studio, Warehouse, Office Space

    Second Story Studios is a creative and conscious community hub in the heart of Collingwood, ideally located on the corner of Johnston & Hoddle.

    The space has been in operation for over 6 years and has seen a wide variety of creative professionals through its doors over the years.


    The Headspace is a place dedicated to engaging the mind. This is a meeting room for conferencing, training, learning, communicating and brainstorming. This space is purposefully kept clean and uncluttered - a blank slate - giving you the space to think creatively and be productive without distractions. 


    Uses: Meetings and workshops

    Capacity: 10-15 depending on type of use

    Space Dimensions: 7.0m x 5.5m = 38.5sq/m

    Ceiling Height: 3.20m

    Sound Proofing: Moderate level. Sound from street traffic can be heard through the windows.

    Flooring: Polished concrete 

    Walls: White painted walls with black features

    Décor: Large leather board room table with 10 white, wheeled chairs.  

    Amenities: 6 x toilets & 1 x large kitchen area with sink, basic amenities and large prep area for preparing basic food/snacks for events. Kitchen is directly next to the room, whilst the toilets are on the other end of the main function space.

    Heating/Cooling: Electric heaters and fans are available for the room and are free for use with the space.

    Pricing Terms

    *Starting price subject to change and may vary according to use.

    Lease Conditions

    This space is only available for hire during weekdays.

    Parking Notes

    - Abundance of street parking in the local area with varying time limits from 1-4 hours

    - 150-space public car park next to Victoria Park Train Station (5 mins walk, $6 per day).

    This space is suitable for AnimationArchitectureDesk-based workDigital DesktopDrawingFashionFilmFilm LocationGraphic DesignIndustrial DesignInterior DesignMeetingsMusic / SoundNew MediaPhotographyPhotoshootsPodcastsSpoken WordStylingTextilesWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 40.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height High (3m - 4m)
    • Max. Capacity 20


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Close seating

    • Disabled parking

    • Drop-off point

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wide hallways / entrance

    For performers
    • Accessible stage door

    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Reachable door handles

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage

    • Suitable telephone/communication