The Studio Collective: Photo Studio, Workshop Hire

  • Approx. floor space
  • Capacity
    25 people
  • Ceiling height
    Standard (up to 3m)
  • Audience

Space overview

The Studio Collective is Australia's best-located photo studio, beside Manly Beach. Our spaces are also both stylish and functional for: photoshoots, events, workshops, intimate gatherings, client meetings and more. Studio Memberships are available to unlock further features and benefits.

The Studio - a beautiful blank canvas with whitewashed concrete floors, natural light, accessible through double wooden doors on the ground floor. The Green Room/ Meeting Room - included in all studio hires. This stylish space is perfect for all of your styling and beauty needs. Features include a Samsung Frame TV and mood boards to make your own. The Second Floor - Whitewashed wooden floors throughout, featuring a huge communal table, leather stools and desk chairs, styled with greenery throughout. Perfect for workshops, bespoke gatherings, or as a backdrop for photoshoots.

The Studio Collective is nestled among the palm trees, on a bright, breezy laneway a block away from Manly Beach.

Find us just behind SIR & Assembly Label.

Local bus stops line Pittwater Road and there’s parking to be found on the beachfront and residential roads nearby.

Read more

Pricing options

  • $299 per half-day (ex GST)
  • $499 per day (ex GST)
See pricing terms


Available now
Short term hire

Features and facilities

Accessibility features

  • Accessible public transport
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path to entrance from parking or public transport
  • Accessible toilets
  • Adjustable lighting
  • Doors wide enough to cater to people in wheelchairs (1100mm+)
  • Mirrors at a height suitable for use by people in wheelchairs or short stature
  • Quiet areas or spaces
  • Relaxed or sensory friendly environment
  • Seating at a variety of heights
  • Well-lit at night
  • Wheelchair access (partial space)
Show all Accessibility features

General features

  • Non-gendered toilets
  • 24/7 access
  • Air conditioning
  • Free wifi
  • Fridge
  • Heating
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage
  • Toilets
  • Queer friendly
Show all General features

Specialist features

  • Hair and makeup area

Access features

  • Double doorways



Smith Lane,
Manly, 2095

Access Hours


Suitable for photographers are workshop facilitators who are looking for a boutique space to utilise.

Getting here

Transport options

  • Bus

Ferry to Manly and a short walk from the wharf


On street parking directly outside - always availability close by. 2P free or longer stays on the beachfront.

Contact Sarah Jelly about The Studio Collective: Photo Studio, Workshop Hire

Pricing options

  • $299 per half-day (ex GST)
  • $499 per day (ex GST)
See pricing terms


Available now
Short term hire


Smith Lane
Manly, 2095

See location on map

Pricing Terms

The studio hire comes with access to a green room area for all of your additional needs.

We also offer full space hire which includes our beautiful upstairs area.