Venue Hire

The Martian Embassy offers a truly unique space that inspires creativity, collaboration and play. Designed pro-bono by LAVA: Laboratory for Visionary Architecture, with interior design by The Glue Society (executed by production company Will O’Rourke), the Martian Embassy will take you and your clients to another world.

The Martian Embassy is Sydney’s most unique and inspiring off-site venue just 5 minutes from Sydney’s CBD.

Shaped like a cross between the inside of a whale and a rocket, and with spectacular lighting designed by Arup engineering, it provides a creative and unforgettable backdrop for:

  1. Book or album launches
  2. Training sessions
  3. Meetings
  4. Presentations
  5. Brainstorming and planning workshops
  6. Networking meetings
  7. Sales and Marketing meetings
  8. Conference meetings and breakouts
  9. Product and media launches
  10. Special events
  11. Client entertainment.

The space can generously fit up to 40 people seated on stools, or up to 70 standing. It has ample room for breakout groups and presentations. Fully equipped with all the essentials including:

  1. State-of-the art sound system with microphone
  2. Spectacular lighting 
  3. Fully integrated screen and projector 
  4. Wifi
  5. Tea and coffee making facilities
  6. Use of kitchenette (bar fridge, microwave, kettle, urn, water/wine glasses)
  7. White boards
  8. Catering available upon request

The Martian Embassy is a retail enterprise that raises revenue for the Sydney Story Factory, a not-for-profit creative writing centre for children. The money you spend hiring the venue goes directly towards funding Sydney Story Factory’s free creative writing programs for disadvantaged children.

Venue hire is usually available all day/evening on Fridays and Saturdays, and on evenings throughout the rest of the week. Other times by arrangement.

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+ Pricing

Half Day Rate: $500 inc GST

Full Day Rate: $1,000 inc GST

Evening Rate: $500 inc GST

The Martian Embassy is usually available for hire all day/evening on Fridays and Saturdays, and on evenings throughout the rest of the week. Other times by arrangement.

+ Availability

To enquire about venue hire, please fill out the form below. Please note, this form is an expression of interest only. Bookings are not finalised until you receive a confirmation from us.

The venue is available for bookings evenings 5-10pm; Friday and Saturdays 9am-10pm. Other times by arrangement.

+ Payment

A 25% deposit is payable to confirm your booking, with the balance due 7 days before the date of hire. Deposits are refundable with 14 days’ notice.