An intimate production and recording room at the City of Sydney Creative Studios, the space is designed for small groups of up to four musician to rehearse and record in. Recordings can be done within the room, or hirers can make use of the Control Room (separate hire), with camera and audio feed to connect between spaces. 



Appointment required to access spaces. Once you have booked, you will need to be inducted by a venue technician. During this induction you will be handed a security fob for venue access – active for the duration of your booking only.

Please plan ahead for bookings on public holidays, or outside staff working hours, which are Monday-Friday (8am - 8pm), and Saturday-Sunday (10am - 4pm).

For information on our cancellation policy please read our Studio Hire Terms and Conditions.


5.5m x 2.4m (11 msq)
2.6m ceiling height


4 person



Level 5 - City of Sydney Creative Studios; 119 Bathurst St, Sydney NSW 2000
Monday–Sunday: 6.00am–12.00am


  • Soundproof room with installed PA Speakers
  • Allen & Heath QU 16 Mixer
  • Camera and audio patching between rooms (not available in L5.1)
  • Trestle table with chair
  • Breakout shared kitchen with fridge, microwave, instant hot water
  • Accessible toilets and lockers
  • NBN WiFi
  • Access to loading car space (upon request)

Equipment available on request 
  • Sheet Music Stands
  • Microphone stands
  • Foldback monitors
  • Microphones (Rode NT2A, NT5, AudioTechnica AT2030, AudioTechnica AT4051b, AKG D112 (MKII), C214, Shure SM58, SM57, Beta58, Beta57A, KSM9, Sennheiser e935, e604,
  • Radial DI Boxes, reamp boxes and studio guitar Interface (Instrument Line Driver)
  • Yamaha Stage Custom drum kit with Paiste Cymbal Pack
  • Pearl Export drum kit with Zildjian Cymbal Pack
  • Keyboard (Roland VR09B, FB30X and RD2000)
  • Keyboard Amps (Roland KC400)
  • Guitar Amps (Roland CUBE 10GX, Jazz Chorus LC40, Fender 68 Custom Twin)
  • Bass Amp (Gallien Kreuger MB112)
  • DJ Kit (2 x Pioneer XDJ1000 Mk ll media players and a Pioneer DJM750MK2 4-Channel DJ Mixer)
  • SSL2+ audio interface
  • Yamaha HS8 Studio Monitors

Rates for hire







Artist Pass - Individual
$20 annual subscription

Artist working alone in the studio





Artist Pass - Individual
$20 annual subscription

Working with a team and no budget





Artist Pass - Organisation
$100 annual subscription

Working on projects with a budget





General Access
No subscription required

Non-arts working on a creative project






Getting there

5 min walk from Town Hall and Museum Stations

L2 Light Rail 
5 min walk from Light Rail platforms

5 min walk from Elizabeth St Stand C and D

First Parking - Meriton Pitt Street (Open 24 hours, seven days a week)
Wilson Parking 580 George Car Park - Entry Wilmot St. (Open 6.30am-7pm Monday - Friday)

*Please note there is no parking available at the City of Sydney Creative Studios.


Further Enquiries

Douglas Walker, Audio Technician: douglas[at]