Photography & Film Studio at Create or Die

Type of space: Cinema, Dance Studio, Makerspace (Shared open space for making), Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Performance venue, Photography and Film Location, Pop-up Space, Rehearsal Space, Sound Recording Studio, Warehouse, Photography Studio

    Our space boasts a huge 10m x 8m white cyclorama and over 200sqm of warehouse-style shooting space on the ground floor, so you can even drive a car in! With ceiling height 4m (to truss).

    As well as professional freelance production crew if you need extra help for your project – please enquire for a quote when you book with us.

    Rates valid until December 2019


    Day Rate:

    Commercial Bookings - $500 + gst

    Independent Arts Rate - $400 + gst (must be approved by management)

    Hourly Rate: 

    Commercial Bookings - $80 + gst (minimum 3-hour booking)

    Independent Arts Rate - $60 + gst 

    CYC freshly painted – $80 + gst

    No weekend or night surcharge

    NOTE: If your booking is for an independent artist or project (non-commercial), please apply for our Arts Discount when booking. Simply tell us about the artist or project that the booking is for, so we can assess your application for the arts discount.

    Pricing Terms


    Full Day – CYC only (10 Hours) $600 + gst

    Hourly Rate: $80 + gst (minimum 3 hour booking)

    Full Day – With additional space (which used to be our ‘paper-roll’ studio for large shoots / crew & props etc: 5m x 8m) = $800 + gst

    No weekend or night surcharge

    CYC freshly painted – $60 + gst

    ****STUDIO SUNDAYS****

    WE ARE OPENING UP OUR PHOTOGRAPHY & FILM STUDIOS FOR A VERY SPECIAL CREATIVE DAY! Welcome to Studio Sundays! Studio Sundays are designed to enable photographers, film-makers and musicians to do the thing they do best – CREATE!

    Create or Die are offering their studio space ever Sunday for half price of our commercial rates, to continue to support and champion independent, experimental and artistic projects. If you’re a photographer wanting to do a personal project (not client based), a film-maker wanting to experiment, or an independent band wanting to shoot your music video, then Studio Sundays are for you!

    Our normal full day rate is $500 + GST, but for approved bookings (under our arts program) for Sunday’s only (6 hour booking) – our amazing studio is only $250 + GST!!! And our hourly rate is $40 + GST. Studio Sunday bookings comes with all our regular features and inclusions!

    NOTE: if you are booking for a Not-for-profit Arts project, please let us know if you’d like to apply to our Arts Program to be considered for a discount from our Arts Advisory Board.

    Parking Notes

    Can park up to 4 cars on site - plus can drive into space - and additional street partking

    This space is suitable for DanceExhibitionsFashionFilmFilm LocationInstallationMusic / SoundNew MediaOpenings/launchesPerformancePhotographyPhotoshootsSpoken WordWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 300.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 300


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Entrance ramps

    • Flexible layout

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    For performers
    • Accessible stage door

    • Arriving / exiting ramp

    • Ramps on/off stage

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage