Studio Akasa

Type of space: Art Gallery, Community Hall, Dance Studio, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Performance venue, Photography and Film Location, Pop-up Space, Rehearsal Space, Multi-use Space, Open-air space

    A hidden rooftop sanctuary tucked away off Newmarket Road, Studio Akasa is a light-filled space opening out onto an astro-turfed rooftop. Think timber, natural light, and greenery, with views of the city and the mountains. With both indoor and shaded outdoor garden areas, it is a perfect place for launches, workshops, movement or DIY events. The studio is surrounded by free street parking, and is a 2-minute walk from the train station and several bus routes. Space hire includes use of chairs and trestle tables.

    Pricing Terms

    For one-off events, prices start at $50 per hour.

    $50 cleaning and admin fee is added for each booking.

    Prices exclude GST.

    Lease Conditions

    Availability is subject to the studio timetable - available on our website at

    Parking Notes

    Free parking is available on the streets surrounding the studio.

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCircusDanceDrawingExhibitionsFilmFilm LocationInstallationJewelleryMeetingsMusic / SoundOpenings/launchesPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsPublic art installationRetailSculptureSingingSpoken WordTextilesWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 135.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 100


    For audience
    • Bold signage

    • Close seating

    • Drop-off point

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    For performers
    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage