Welcome to Fishburners,
Where Startups Start

More than a co­working space...

Fishburners is more than just a coworking space, we’re a passionate community of startups.

Our vision is to bring together the best startups in Australia and help grow the tech scene here in Sydney.

Fishburners is different from other co­working spaces because we’re a non­profit that only exists thanks to the amazing support of our community and sponsors. For you, this means we can offer one of the cheapest co­working memberships in Sydney.

So how did this all get started? Well, it all started when Peter Davison met Mike Casey... Read More

Here’s a few of the perks you get by becoming a member:

We're not doing this to make money

That’s right, Fishburners is a non­profit. This means, we can provide one of the cheapest memberships in Sydney thanks to the support of our amazing sponsors.

Australia’s largest co­working space

As a member, you have access to our extensive network of mentors, investors, service providers, potential customers and more to help grow your startup.

Exclusive Deals & Free Stuff

As a member you get access to hundreds of ‘member only’ deals & discounts. These deals include extended trials and lifetime discounts on essential tools & services.

Make­ Your ­Own ­Coffee

Unlimited coffee, and a fallback career as a barista! We have our own barista-style coffee machine, and don’t worry if you’re a tea drinker - we’ve got you covered too!

Pro Bono (Free) Professional Services

Legal advice from two fantastic startup-friendly law firms. Startup accounting advice from a talented accountant. ­UX design advice from the Head of UX, Customer Experience & Design at Westpac.

Top Startup Events & Workshops

Membership gives you access to members-only workshops on anything from how to raise funding, marketing and PR. We host over 300 events per year as well as Meetup events most nights of the week.

Free Drinks In The Fridge

Red Bull, beautiful wines from Pernod Ricard, delicious Altitude Tea, juices, beers and ciders.

Community Fun!

Join in on the fun with community run sport, weekly lunch group, community run workshops, yoga, and Friday night beer and pitches!

Blazing-Fast Internet

500 Mbps download and 200 Mbps uploads. It's seriously fast, and reliable

The Best Thing About Fishburners is The Community

It’s our goal to build the best startup community here in Sydney.

As you know, an entrepreneur wears a lot of hats - marketer, salesmen, bookkeeper, financial-modeler, designer, customer service rep and so much more.

A big advantage of working in an office with so many fellow entrepreneurs is skill sharing. Our members have a wide range of skills and experience which can make a world of difference when you hit a roadblock. Read More...

Here's just a few of our members:

GoodHuddle
ConX
DeckJump
Tidyme.com.au
Bed Linen Heroes
Wise Kangaroo
Pnyx
tapmint
Altitude Tea
Stitch
Wired2Cloud
Pasa.io
Light Stalking
Keg Run Mobile
Apathco Group
{CodeCamp}
GradConnection
Local Travel Planner
121Practice
Hotel Quickly
Car Next Door
Wattcost
Pro Adviser
Humbuzz
Work Division
WodeHouse
GoFar
Novo Elementum
The Wine Gallery
Refinery
Matrix
PixelStitch
Sales Ngin
GownTown
Seed The Change
BizBit
Play2Lead
Spoonfeed
Photzy
Renting Smart
Mad Paws
TPAL
Petrol Spy
Native Empire
Cloud Checker
MyAppGuru
Progenitor
FusionLabs
Kapcher
Home Design Directory
So Bad So Good
OZCompare
EasyCompanies
Buiilt
Wundermaker
Keenlo
Chinese Tutor
NFC Wireless

Wondering whether Fishburners is the place for you?

Fishburners only accepts scalable startups. This exclusivity creates a focused and vibrant community that allows you to share, and attract, things that just wouldn't be possible alone. Start your application with the questions below:

FULL TIME $400/month *

  • Dedicated Desk & Chair
  • Keep Your Monitor(s) On Your Desk
  • Lockable Under-Desk Cabinet
  • Discount Provided For Multiple Desks
  • 24/7 Swipe Card Access
  • 500Mbps Internet Connection
  • Printing (B&W / Colour)
  • 3 Bookable Boardrooms
  • Unlimited Tea & Coffee (Barista Standard)
  • Kitchen w/ Microwave, Fridge & Kettle
  • Soundproof Phone Booths & Egg Chairs
  • Free Premium Beer & Cider
  • Permanent Mail Address
  • Shower Facility

Get started with a Free 7-day Guest Pass!

Apply Now

* plus GST

PART TIME $300/month *

  • Shared Desk / Community Bench
  • 24/7 Swipe Card Access (on request)
  • 500Mbps Internet Connection
  • Printing (B&W / Colour)
  • 3 Bookable Boardrooms
  • Unlimited Tea & Coffee (Barista Standard)
  • Kitchen w/ Microwave, Fridge & Kettle
  • Soundproof Phone Booths & Egg Chairs
  • Free Premium Beer & Cider
  • Permanent Mail Address
  • Shower Facility

Get started with a Free 7-day Guest Pass!

Apply Now

* plus GST

HOT DESK $40/day *

  • Shared Desk / Community Bench
  • 500Mbps Internet Connection
  • 3 Bookable Boardrooms
  • Unlimited Tea & Coffee (Barista Standard)
  • Kitchen w/ Microwave, Fridge & Kettle
  • Soundproof Phone Booths & Egg Chairs

Book Now

* plus GST

Ready to become a member? Fill out an enquiry form now.

Fishburners is Sydney's hub for startup events.

Here's some that are just around the corner:

28
JUL

Fishburners Speaker Series with Adam Jacobs

6pm to 8pm

Fishburners, Level 1

We are super excited to be hosting another awesome speaker for our July Speaker Series - Co-founder of THE ICONIC, Adam Jacobs! Adam is the co-founder and Managing Director of online retailer THE ICONIC, and has the privilege of leading a world class team in defining the future of Australian fashion retail. Since founding THE ICONIC Adam has focused on creating a leading customer experience by breaking the paradigms that existed in online shopping, producing Australia’s most visited fashion site and app, and the market leading ecommerce delivery and returns proposition. The night will include Adam's talk, some audience Q&A, drinks and networking amongst the startup community. We hope to see you there! more...

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29
JUL

Fishburners Pitches & Drinks

5.15pm to 7pm

Fishburners, Basement

Come and hear from three Fishburner businesses pitch their startup. If you're looking for inspiration to start a business, learn some pitch tips or just find out what new tech startups are happening in Sydney, this event is for you! Pitches are followed by networking with the Sydney startup community. more...

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01
AUG

OrbitOz – Space Entrepreneurs

6pm to 8.30pm

Fishburners, Basement

OrbitOz is for anyone with an interest to see what the space industry has to offer. This is a chance to meet other space enthusiasts and people who are already in the industry. Entrepreneurs and engineers have started gathering to take advantage of the commercialization of space. Come and join a new age of pioneers and entrepreneurs who are building business in the age of Space Commercialisation. more...

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The Fishburners Team

Murray Hurps

Murray Hurps

CEO

Pandora Shelley

Pandora Shelley

Operations Manager

Henry Weaver

Henry Weaver

Experience Manager

Maddie Boothe

Maddie Boothe

Events Manager

Giorgia Petropoulos

Giorgia Petropoulos

Office Manager

Amit Shah

Amit Shah

Treasurer

Katherine Woodthorpe

Katherine Woodthorpe

Board Chair

Marc Cowper

Marc Cowper

Board Member

Nikki Durkin

Nikki Durkin

Board Member

Rob Wood

Rob Wood

Board Member

Sally-Ann Williams

Sally-Ann Williams

Board Member

Will Davies

Will Davies

Board Member

A big thank you to our amazing sponsors who keep us going.