Hi. Welcome to Fishburners
Australia's Largest Startup Space

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 Beer In The Fridge

And it’s the good stuff too! (No VB policy) Who doesn’t love that? We also have the occasional cider if you prefer that.

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! Even speedtest.net is impressed...

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:

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

Wondering whether Fishburners is the place for you?

In order to make the community of Fishburners so tightly knit and all-round awesome, we hand-select our members. There’s just a few things we look for to see if you’re the right fit. So if you’re thinking about becoming a member, fill out this mini survey below to see if Fishburners is for you.

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:

22
APR

UK Trade & Investment Workshop

11am to 12pm

Fishburners, Level 1

UK Trade & Investment is the Government Department that helps Australian companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy acknowledged as Europe’s best place from which to succeed in global business. In this workshop they will be discussing: R&D incentives, UK taxation regime, UK incentives and initiatives. We will also have Andrew Corbett Jones our UKTI dealmaker from the global entrepreneur programme. UKTI’s Global Entrepreneur Programme (GEP) helps overseas entrepreneurs and early stage technology businesses or start-ups that want to relocate their business to the UK. more...

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23
APR

Marketing & Customer Analytics Sydney-The 101 of Programmatic Buying

6pm

Basement Idea Space

In the not so distant future we will see advertising personalised to the extent that two people watching the same TV show in different houses, will see completely different ads. These ads will be customised to the viewer based on their demographic, interest or behavioural profile. This talk will introduce people to the concept of programmatic buying in which media traders are bidding on individual ad spaces in real time. We will discuss the significant advantages this brings to the media landscape and evaluate the future of programmatic buying. About the Speaker: James Wood has worked in media for over six years with a focus on measuring advertising impact and optimising ROI. Currently he works for the IPG trading desk Cadreon as the Product & Technology Director. more...

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27
APR

WordPress Meetup

6pm

Fishburners, Level 1

The domain name landscape has changed a lot in the past 12 months. Learn about new domain name options and how to secure a brilliant address for your WordPress site. As well a first look at DNS: what is is, and how to configure for the hosting of your WordPress website. Aimed at beginners you'll learn about name servers, delegation and resource records. more...

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The Fishburners Team

Murray Hurps

Murray Hurps

General Manager

Pandora Shelley

Pandora Shelley

Marketing Manager

Catherine Kitney

Catherine Kitney

Office Manager

Peter Bradd

Peter Bradd

Board Member

Mike Casey

Mike Casey

Board Member

Patrick Crooks

Patrick Crooks

Board Member

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