Newstead Studios - event space

Type of space: Art Gallery, Co-Working Space, Photography and Film Location, Photography Studio, Pop-up Space, Multi-use Space

    Newstead Studios is an architecturally designed creative hub, photography studio and event space, offering a place to work, meet, create and entertain in a beautifully restored Brisbane warehouse.

    We offer a unique configuration of event spaces ideal for meetings, workshops and presentations through to launches, exhibitions, cocktail events and private dining.


    On our ground level an open Gallery space spills on to an indoor/outdoor Garden Terrace with ivy creepers, lush oversized pot plants and designer outdoor furniture. With polished concrete floors, crisp white walls and custom and designer movable furniture, the Gallery offers a beautifully designed blank canvas for any occasion. SONOS sound system, 40 lineal metres of white wall hanging space, fully air-conditioned. Capacity - 80 pax standing. 

    Arch Room

    The adjoining ‘Arch Room’ provides options for more intimate events, meetings, workshops, presentations or private dining. The rooms seats 20 around a beautiful oak table, and includes 55" LED TV with wireless laptop connection, wifi, A/C, fresh flowers and water. The onsite cafe makes caterign a breeze.

    The Arch Room can be hired as part of the gallery space, with large open archways providing distinctive yet effortless circulation through the space (increasing capacity to 100 pax standing).


    The upstairs Studio provides a striking setting for any event, with 6m high ceilings, exposed beams, sky lights and rustic timber floor boards. A stunning New York loft-style feature window forms the backdrop to an adjoining lounge area. The large open studio space is the ideal blank canvas for larger stand up events, sit-down dining, or seminar-style seated events, with ample room for staging, furniture, props etc.

    Capacity - 100 pax stand up, 100 pax seated theatre-style, 60 pax seated for dining.


    Whether you are creating an event, exhibition, photo shoot or something completely unique, Newstead Studios offers a distinctive and compelling space to bring your vision to life.


    Pricing Terms

    Arch Room

    $250 half day

    $450 full day

    $150 weekend loading

    Bookings between 9am and 5pm. After hours bookings incur additional charge.

    Gallery & Garden Terrace

    $750 half day

    $1,200 full day

    Studio (events)

    $750 half day

    $1,200 full day

    Studio (photo shoots)

    $400 half day

    $600 full day

    Prices ex GST

    Special Requirements

    Newstead Studios has a licenced onsite café and caterer who can take care of food and beverage (including service) with a bespoke package to suit individual requirements. Alternatively, outside catering, beverages and bar staff can be brought in with permission from Newstead Studios.

    Parking Notes

    Undercover and street parking available.

    This space is suitable for ArchitectureCo-workingExhibitionsFashionFilmGraphic DesignInterior DesignMeetingsOpenings/launchesPhotographyPhotoshootsSpoken WordStylingWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 130.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 100


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Flexible layout

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible