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

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:

27
MAY

Fishburners Pitches & Drinks

5.15pm to 7pm

Fishburners, Idea Space

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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30
MAY

WordPress Sydney Meetup [tech]

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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31
MAY

Airtasker + GA Masterclass: Building your Online Reputation

6pm to 8.30pm

Fishburners, Level 1

Personal branding is more than defining the colour on your business card, it's about understanding your personal vision, mission and purpose in life and how you are going to communicate that into the world. In this session, you'll learn how to craft an image and build a reputation online that can create new opportunities for you and your career. more...

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The Fishburners Team

Murray Hurps

Murray Hurps

General Manager

Pandora Shelley

Pandora Shelley

Operations Manager

Henry Weaver

Henry Weaver

Experience Manager

Maddie Boothe

Maddie Boothe

Events Manager

Catherine Kitney

Giorgia Petropoulos

Office Manager

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

Sarah Pearson

Sarah Pearson

Board Member

Will Davies

Will Davies

Board Member

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