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:

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

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:

25
JUL

WordPress Sydney Meetup

6pm to 9pm

Fishburners, Level 1

Just like WordPress, this group will always be FREE. The WordPress Sydney Meetup is for any WordPress user from new to experienced to get together and discuss all things WordPress. We know there is a vibrant WordPress community hiding out there and we want to get everyone together to talk all things WordPress If you are a Web Designer or manage a website for your company but have never used WordPress please join, we will try to alternate between advanced and beginner topics at each Meetup. Please join the conversation and let us know what WordPress topics you are most interested in! more...

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25
JUL

Software Architecture Meetup

6pm to 8pm

Fishburners, Basement

This group is focused on software architecture and project design. Properly done, they are reducing the overall technology, coding and project risk, while maximising the productivity of the team and allowing to bring projects in on time and within budget and quality. Both software architecture and project design are hard core engineering tasks. For all of us who are interested in the best practices of software engineering, you are more than welcome to join. more...

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26
JUL

Sydney Entrepreneurship Meetup

6pm to 8pm

Fishburners, Basement

Are you bored and going through the motions in your current job? ✔ Have you always dreamt of being your own boss and starting your own business? ✔ Do you feel that you’re up for a bigger game in life? ✔ Do you feel stuck, confused and don't know how or where to start? If your answer is YES then this meetup group is for you! Quit watching the game of life on the sideline and come and join us! 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.