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Melbourne studios

Multi-purpose studios 113–153m2 with sprung parquet flooring, offering ideal spaces for a wide range of events including rehearsals, casting sessions, workshops, conferences, seminars, meetings, interviews, community events and corporate functions.

Located at the heart of the arts precinct in Southbank, the light and modern Melbourne studios are easily accessible and idyllic to host a personalised event experience.

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Studios 1 and 2 are available for public hire and may be hired together or separately. Whether you are an independent artist, arts organisation, not-for-profit or corporate initiative, we are committed to providing a range of support services to ensure the event design exceeds your expectations.


Standing/function: 55pax (per studio)

Seated/workshop: Studio 1, 20pax; Studio 2, 15pax

Area size: Studio 1, 153m²; Studio 2, 113m²

Submit your Melbourne venue hire enquiry form

Download a copy of our venue information pack


  • Workshops
  • Rehearsals
  • Casting sessions
  • Meetings
  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • Interviews
  • Community events
  • Corporate functions


  • Sprung parquet (no stiletto heels)


  • Plasma TV/PC/DVD, ability to Skype
  • Movable AV with speaker facility and ability to play from phones and iPods
  • Camera hire at additional charge
  • Black curtains around room which can provide black out
  • Stackable chairs x 60
  • Trestle tables x 2
  • Mirrored walls
  • Ballet Barres
  • Whiteboard on wheels
  • Access to kitchenette

The studios are located at Creative Spaces: Guild, 152 Sturt Street, Southbank, Melbourne.

There is high demand for our venues in November and December. If you would like a venue at this time, enquire early to secure a booking.

Photos by Melanie Desa
© 2017 Creative Spaces

Getting to NIDA Melbourne

NIDA’s Melbourne home is situated in the heart of the action at 152 Sturt Street in the newly launched Creative Spaces: Guild. Only a stone’s throw away from the CBD, we are close to all forms of public transport and easily accessible by foot and bicycles too.

Train: Flinders Street Station is the closest train station. 15 minute walk from the station

Tram: Route 1 stops right outside our studios at Stop 18 – Grant Street

Parking: Metered public parking is available on the street. Alternatively, Arts Centre Melbourne offers parking at competitive rates and is located within easy strolling distance to the NIDA studios. Details can be found at the Arts Centre Melbourne website.

For further information please contact the Melbourne Venues team on 03 8640 7080 or submit your Melbourne venue hire enquiry form.

There is also a downloadable copy of our venue information pack available.

Photos by Melanie Desa
© 2017 Creative Spaces

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