Think Thornbury

Type of space: Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Multi-use Space, Art Gallery, Cinema, Dance Studio, Hot Desk, Performance venue, Pop-up Space, Rehearsal Space, Residency, Retail Space, Co-Working Space

    Listed prices are indicative only.

    Think Thornbury Creative Spaces

    About Us

    Think Thornbury is a community-focused retail space and creative workshop venue. We specialise in delivering high quality art and craft workshops and have experience with running a variety of creative events. We exist to support Thinkers, Makers and Doers. 

    We try to keep our hire fees as affordable as possible while providing maximum value for creative uses. We know what it’s like working in the arts and so we’ve done our research and tried our very best to keep our rates as affordable as possible for a beautiful and supportive creative space.

    By choosing to work with us, you are not only supporting our little creative business, but also a thriving local scene of creatives who are a part of our growing community.

    Our Creative Spaces

    We have two adjacent creative spaces available for hire to suit different needs. 'Big Think', our main creative workshop venue and 'Little Think' our smaller intimate creative space.

    Big Think

    Our workshop venue is a stunning light-filled creative space above our shopfront on High Street, Thornbury. With timber floors and white walls, we offer a versatile and flexible space. The room is bursting with natural light during the day, while in the evenings it boasts dimmable moveable track lighting.

    Venue Features:

    • Four large west facing windows and two large east facing windows
    • Reverse cycle split system air conditioning
    • Radiant electric heating
    • Dimmable lighting
    • Moveable track lights
    • Timber floorboards
    • BOSE Soundlink Mini (bluetooth or cable)
    • 4x timber trestle tables (2.4m x 900cm)
    • 30x wooden chairs

    Little Think

    Little Think is our smaller workshop venue tucked in behind our little shop. It is a touch smaller, but no less beautiful featuring period timber floors and edging, a decorative fireplace, double brick and lovely tall ceilings. It is the perfect place for smaller, intimate classes, consults, or meetings. 

    Venue Features:

    • Large south facing windows
    • Radiant electric heating
    • Timber floorboards
    • 2x Timber trestle table (2.4m x 900cm)
    • BOSE Soundlink Mini (bluetooth or cable)
    • Timber chairs

    Facilities included in hire:

    • Access to kitchenette
    • Access to bathroom
    • Glassware
    • Tea making facilities
    • Whiteboards
    • Wifi
    • Projector

    We are well suited to:

    • Art/Craft Workshops
    • Exhibitions
    • Photoshoots
    • Live Music
    • Performances
    • Lectures and Panel Discussions
    • Meetings
    • Book Launches
    • Coworking
    • Creative Events
    • Yoga
    • Hens Parties
    • Rehearsals
    • Celebrations

    Pricing Terms

    Indicative prices only. Our pricing structure is flexible and it changes by demand/off demand basis, length of hire and terms of use. Contact us for a quote tailored to your needs.

    Lease Conditions

    Pricing is indicative only, please enquire for a quote.

    Parking Notes

    Free street parking is available on High Street and Pender Street

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCeramicsDanceDrawingExhibitionsFashionFilmFilm LocationGraphic DesignIndustrial DesignInstallationInterior DesignJewelleryMeetingsMusic / SoundNew MediaOpenings/launchesPaintingPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsPodcastsPrintmakingProject SpaceResidencyRetailScreen printingSculptureSingingSpoken WordStylingTextilesWoodworkWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 43.50 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Standard (up to 3m)
    • Max. Capacity 40


    For audience
    • Bold signage

    • Close seating

    • Disabled parking

    • Drop-off point

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    For performers
    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage

    • Suitable telephone/communication