Once deemed as dank, dark storage places, funky warehouse venues are now at the pinnacle of cool. Exposed brick, industrial fittings and concrete floors make for a unique canvas for staging and decor.
Looking for a funky industrial space to host your next event? We’ve got you covered. We’ve compiled five of our favourite warehouses to get you inspired.
This unique venue sits at the heart of the Walsh Bay Arts Precinct, surrounded by bars and restaurants on the shores of Sydney Harbour. Once a working Bond Store, the property offers an evocative space for every kind of event including performances, conferences, screenings, meetings, cocktail parties, private dinners, launches, small exhibitions, AGMs, workshops, rehearsals and auditions.
Roslyn Packer Theatre Walsh Bay is situated at 22 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay NSW 2000.
Immerse yourself in the splendour of the historic Spotswood Pumping Station. This impressive space is perfect for formal dinners and weddings. Journey into the cosmos at Melbourne Planetarium then invite your guests to relax and enjoy a fine dining experience in the rustic Boiler Room.
Scienceworks Museum and Planetarium is located at 2 Booker Street, Spotswood VIC 3015.
The Joinery, a dynamic event and function venue located in the heart of Brisbane’s West End, is designed with contemporary features, raw, industrial inspiration and pays homage to everything that connects hearts, hands and people. Architecturally designed, with a striking lattice façade and customisable warehouse-style interior, The Joinery is a fresh canvas primed for your event masterpiece.
The Joinery is located at 244 Montague Road, West End QLD 4101.
Lightspace is a boutique event and exhibition venue located in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane. Hatched from a converted warehouse, its features include lofty warehouse spaces, rustic industrial chic and an outdoor terrace with a bamboo hedge next to a railway line.
Lightspace is located at Cnr Light & Scanlan Streets, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006.