Our Spaces

Backbone can be hired out for ticketed events, workshops, rehearsals, and private functions. We’re also open to non-traditional uses of the space and look forward to hearing about how you would transform the space.

If you have any ideas at all for this venue, please get in touch.

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The perfect gig and event space.

The Roadside Studio is the perfect functions, gigs, and performance space. The space is carpeted, and can be used in multiple configurations. What’s more, we can operate the Backbone Bar for the duration of your event.

The Roadside Studio is great for:

  • Parties
  • Live music
  • Theatre and cabaret
  • Meetings
  • Rehearsals
  • Workshops
  • Forums
  • Readings
  • Seminars

Features: carpeted flooring, Backbone Bar, air conditioning.

The Riverside Studio is our largest space, perfect for performances and complete with staging and theatre seating. The area can be customised and curated for your event, and bar access can be made possible if required. 

The Riverside Studio is great for:

  • Theatre, music, and cabaret
  • Rehearsals
  • Workshops
  • Forums
  • Readings
  • Seminars
  • Film screenings

Features: stage, lighting, seating, air conditioning.


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Backbone's largest indoor space.

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Open-air, outdoor, beautiful.

The Greens are a large open-air outdoor space previously used as a bowls green. Now, it’s an open, breezy space for you to fill with your events and ideas.

The Greens are great for:

  • Performances
  • Festivals
  • Market stalls
  • Events


Let us know when submitting your booking enquiry if you would like to make use of any of the following:

  • Projector
  • PA System
  • Microphones (4 total)
  • Small portable speaker
  • Lighting on H stands
  • Flats
  • Staging
  • Small portable marquee tent
  • Chairs
  • Tables
  • Mixed furnishings


At Backbone you will have access to the following amenities:

  • Air conditioning
  • All-gendered bathrooms
  • Free guest wifi connection
  • Drive-in loading bay (no onsite parking, though street parking is available)
  • Kitchenette with fridge, microwave and kettle

Floor plans

The following are links to floor plans of :

  • The full venue
  • The Riverside Studio (coming soon)
  • The Roadside Studio (coming soon)
  • The Greens (coming soon)