Second Story Studios

Type of space: Warehouse, Multi-use Space, Photography Studio, Rehearsal Space, Art Gallery, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Performance venue, Pop-up Space, Cinema, Co-Working Space, Dance Studio, Design Studio, Fashion Studio, Visual Art Studio

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

    The space has been in operation for over 4 years and has seen a wide variety of creative professionals through its doors over the years.

    Huge warehouse space available for hire. Suitable for:

    • Coworking
    • Workshops
    • Openings
    • Galleries
    • Performance
    • Cinema
    • Gigs

    We have hourly and daily rates which vary from $25 per hour depending on which space.



    Currently available for hire are private lockable studios for creative professionals - see our studio ads for more details.


    COWORKING (from $20 a day) 

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    Second Story Studios is 2 level saw-tooth style warehouse that has been converted and freshly renovated.

    The entire space comprises of: 

    - 10 x private professional creative studios, ranging in size from 27 sq/m to 75 sq/m

    - 1 x 300 sq/m communal coworking/events space, available for public events, private hire and studio tenant use

    - 1 x 165 sq/m private workshop/rehearsal/events space, available for private hire and studio tenant use

    - 1 x 115 sq/m private workshop/rehearsal/events space (available for private hire and studio tenant use.

    - 1 x 45 sq/m communal/private workshop space, available for private hire and studio tenant use.

    - 1 x 40 sq/m communal/private workshop space

    - 1 x 40 sq/m communal kitchen area

    - Art walls for hanging and displaying visual art

    - Entrance foyer with parking for bicycles

    - 6 x unisex toilet upstairs, 2 x unisex toilets downstairs, 1 x unisex shower downstairs

    Parking Notes

    1 - There is a shared communal car park onsite, subject to availability on the day.

    2 - There is an abundance of street parking in the local area with varying time limits from 1-4 hours

    3 - Within 5 minutes of the space there is a 150 space public car park next to Victoria Park Train Station ($6 per day).

    This space is suitable for AnimationAnimatronicsArchitectureArts and CraftCeramicsCo-workingDanceDesk-based workDigital DesktopDioramasDrawingExhibitionsFashionFilmFilm LocationFurniture makingGlass makingGraphic DesignIndustrial DesignInstallationInterior DesignJewelleryMeetingsNew MediaPaintingPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsPrintmakingProject SpaceScreen printingSculptureSingingStylingTextilesWoodworkWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 700.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height High (3m - 4m)
    • Max. Capacity 700
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Bold signage

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible

    • Wide hallways / entrance

    For performers
    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Reachable door handles

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage

    • Suitable telephone/communication