Opening in October 2022, the Western Sydney Startup Hub will provide 1,500 square metres of affordable co-working space to startups, scaleups and small businesses.
Operated by Spacecubed residents will have access to a suite of programs and events to support their growth, amazing amenities and a community of like-minded entrepreneurs to share their journey with.
Read the transcript of the 'The official opening of the new Western Sydney Startup Hub (WSSH)' video
Tonight is an
absolutely fabulous moment for all of us opening the
Western Sydney startup Hub. I think this is a great example
of cross-government collaboration. All the
different departments property greater cities commission did investment
New South Wales within that fabulous work. So the
startup community in New South Wales is growing really dramatically and
we saw a good opportunity in Western Sydney
to support more entrepreneurs innovators and change makers to
grow their idea proximity is really important. That's how these Innovation
hubs work and connecting in with all of that infrastructure that expertise
is really unique Nationwide. So always
wanted to start up Hub in Parramatta area. Then
this was announced I was excited. I want to be here. So I was
the first one to reach out to the organizers since I'm
really glad to be here the people in startups like
to be together like to work together to learn off each other. So it's
a fabulous thing for Western Sydney.
Calling on Western Sydney Startups! Register now for our upcoming pitching workshop series - Pitching with Purpose! This 4-week startup series is essential in helping you to develop your pitch.
Whether you're just starting out, and looking for support in crafting your elevator pitch, or you're ready to approach investors, this series will provide you with the tools and skills you need to be successful. Plus, you could have the opportunity to secure a one-on-one coaching session with the facilitator! These sessions will be held weekly, in person at the Western Sydney Startup Hub, Level 1, 5 Fleet Street, North Parramatta
- Prepare for Market - Thursday 11 May, 9:30am – 11:00 am
- Elevator Pitch – Thursday 18 May, 9:30am – 11:00am
- Investor Pitch – Thursday 25 May, 9:30am – 11:00am
- The Right Deck – Thursday 1 June, 9:30am – 11:00am
Support the creation and growth of innovative technology startups, scaleups and businesses in Western Sydney.
Provide a suite of programs relevant to the needs of Western Sydney startups and scaleups.
Encourage economic inclusion for a diverse community (for example, women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse people, and people with disabilities).
Increase the success rates of Western Sydney-based startups, scaleups and businesses with Australian based IP.
Provide affordable co-working space in Western Sydney.
Complement other existing innovation precincts, innovation ecosystems and startup hubs and provide a key networking hub for the innovation, jobs and skills growth ecosystems.
Activate and revitalise the Parramatta North Heritage Core as a key node of the broader Westmead Health and Innovation District ecosystem.
Building on the success of the Sydney Startup Hub
The Western Sydney Startup Hub will build on the success and lessons learnt from the Sydney Startup Hub in the Sydney CBD.
The Sydney Startup Hub offers more than 17,000 sqm across 11 floors all under one roof in a convenient CBD location making it the highest-density startup space in the Southern Hemisphere. It can accommodate up to 1,800 people and 500 startups. It also welcomes thousands more in the community workspace, events spaces, and the Regional Landing Pad.
The Sydney Startup Hub has helped its resident startups create more than generate more than AU$740 million in investment and the creation of more than 6,000 jobs since opening in 2018.
Explore the NSW Entrepreneurship and Innovation Ecosystem
Connect and engage with other founders, and discover the latest innovation events, programs and resources.
If you have any questions regarding this program, please contact Investment NSW.