Betty's Sweet Spot

Type of space: Multi-use Space, Art Gallery, Co-Working Space, Dance Studio, Design Studio, Fashion Studio, Hot Desk, Live+Work Space (Residential+Work), Makerspace (Shared open space for making), Music Performance Venue, Office Space, Performance venue, Photography Studio, Pop-up Space, Rehearsal Space, Residency, Retail Space, Visual Art Studio, Warehouse

    Betty's Sweet Spot is a new creative/workshop/event space in Coburg. The premis is around 150sq meters in total and has been divided into 2 sections with lots of creative possibilities.

    The large lightfilled front room fronts onto Bell street close to Sydney road with fairy lights, click laminate timber floors and a stage is perfect for art classes, yoga, dance, gigs, social gathering, meetings, pop up shops and many more other uses. The space is approx 50sq meters.

    The space has been divided into 2 areas, the front event space with a corridor large front room, and smaller side room perfect for massage or one on one consultations with shared bathroom (with shower) access. Total about 70sq meters. WIFI Included.

    This space can be hired for hourly and daily rates:

    1hr $25

    2+ hours $20 per hour

    Full Day $130

    2 Full Days (or weekend) $250


    The back space has been sectioned off with a partition wall from the event space and is available to sublet. It has been in renovation to become a cafe/hot desk and studio space, but we are now looking to sublet to anyone looking to take on a new exciting project! It can be turned into a shop dwelling with it's own rear access from a laneway with funky graffiti mural entry or be used for a co-op/artist studio or still become a cafe.

    The space is approx 80 sq meters and consists of:

    A studio/bedroom/office space (about 3x3.5meters)

    Large open plan studio/desk/office space

    Kitchen (functional but will need some work)

    Cafe (functional but will need some work before being registered with food safe)

    Rear access and shared bathroom (with front space) with a shower. Electricity but no gas connected. WIFI included.

    $500 for the back sublet per week and a negotiation with bill division based on intended use for the area.

    The premis is located in an activity mixed use zone and can be used for multiple uses without needed council approval for permit. Cafe is in the zonning.

    Pricing Terms

    Front space is priced on hire by short term lease prices.

    Back is priced on sublet and can be negotiated in terms of space needed and intended use to work out division of bills (electricity and water).

    Special Requirements

    No sale of alcohol permitted but can be brought in to cater for private events.

    Lease Conditions

    If sublet were wanted for back space a contract with agreement and terms will be drawn up and signed by all parties.

    Parking Notes

    Side street Parking and also large train station carpark adjacent

    This space is suitable for AnimationArchitectureArts and CraftCeramicsCircusCo-workingDanceDesk-based workDigital DesktopDioramasDrawingExhibitionsFashionFilmGraphic DesignInstallationInterior DesignJewelleryMeetingsMusic / SoundNew MediaOpenings/launchesPaintingPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsPrintmakingProject SpaceResidencyRetailScreen printingSculptureSingingSpoken WordStylingTextilesWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 150.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height High (3m - 4m)
    • Max. Capacity 10


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Entrance ramps

    • Flexible layout

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible

    For performers
    • Arriving / exiting ramp

    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Reachable door handles

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting