Our Facilities and Your Space

Inspiring – Professional – Chic
Our office is an innovation hub for all of Queensland and its future. Only 1 km from the CBD, we are located in the heart of the bustling Fortitude Valley Precinct, with entry via either the Brunswick Street or Chinatown pedestrian malls.

"The original and still the best. At the heart of the Brisbane startup scene, River City Labs, has provided a foundation for countless startups to gather, form and scale. Serendipitous meetings, strong networks, continuous learning and people willing to pay it forward. If you are in SEQ, there is no better place to execute your idea. 
— Nicholas Heany, Managing Director at Skrilla

Membership Offerings


Private lockable office spaces available that suit from 2+ people and includes the benefits listed below.

From $1,300 per month (ex. GST)


Open desk at River City Labs with access to start-up community and includes the benefits listed below.

$550 per month (ex. GST)


A hot desk within River City Labs which includes the benefits listed below. *

$350 per month (ex. GST)

Drop-in day pass

Drop-in and work from RCL for the day. 

Includes benefits lilsted below. 

$30 per day (ex.GST)

Corporate Membership

Access the RCL community on an informal and affordable basis. Ideal for Alumni and Corporate partner's wanting to interact more with RCL residents.

$1,500 per annum (ex.GST)

Community Membership

Meetup Groups can run 1 event per calendar month, for a maximum of 4 hours per event, including setup and reset of the event space.

$299 per annum (ex.GST)

A full service corporate space with all the extras

Founders and their businesses will have access to the following facilities at River City Labs (subject to terms and conditions):

Fibre Broadband
Fully managed, high-speed, highly-available, carrier-redundant fibre broadband connection. Unlimited internet usage

Industry Mentors Across a 45,000+ Member Community
A connected community with the expertise of the RCL founder network, mentors and community

Meeting & Quiet Rooms
Meeting and dedicated quiet rooms.

*Boardroom hire incurs an additional fee for casual members. 

Tea and Coffee
Complimentary tea and coffee for you, your team, and guests

Printing Facilities
scanners provided on a fair-use basis

Oversized Workstations
Workstations and modern, ergonomic chairs

Networking and Industry Initiatives
Weekly and monthly community initiatives

Collaboration Areas
Multiple collaboration areas including the main kitchen/break out space, seating booths, high bench tables and stools

Interactive Tech
(Coming soon in 2020)
Available technology includes collaboration tables, interactive media and AR/VR hub, available for presentations

AWS, Azure, Stripe, Google Cloud
Access to a range of startup benefits, including discounts, waived fees, extra support, etc.

Automatic heat and air-conditioning and electricity in the office space

Dedicated lockers for members

Social Club
Collaboration space with social events and adventures

Admin Facilities
Access to binders, laminator, secure waste and paper recycling provided on a fair-use basis

Growth Programs & Events
Supported by experienced Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIRs) and Community Members

Kitchen Facilities
Dedicated facilities and access to the communal collaboration facilities

Discounted ACS Membership
Significantly discounted membership available to all RCL members - see the benefits below

State-of-the-Art End of Trip Facilities
Facilities include showers and bike racks

Generating the best for Qld, through our partnerships across our community of Alumni, Corporate, Government, Investors,  Mentors and ICT Specialists

Internship Program
A landing pad for students, innovators looking for a career experience in Startups, RCL or Corporate Partners.

Benefits of ACS Membership

ACS is the peak professional body for ICT professionals in Australia, providing you with:

  • Immediate cover for professional and public liability insurance, saving hundreds on annual premiums and helping you grow your start-up worry free
  • Discounted QANTAS and Virgin Lounge membership
  • Casual use of the ACS Member Innovation and Technology Hub at Barangaroo, Sydney and Melbourne Innovation Hub
  • Access to free/discounted ACS professional development and networking events that can unlock hidden business opportunities
  • Over 40,000-plus online tech courses and videos, providing upskilling/reskilling opportunities
  • Opportunities to have your existing ICT skills recognised through certification
  • Industry-leading reports on emerging areas and opportunities within leading technology
Access to meeting rooms, booths or dedicated quiet spaces in the collaboration zone
Only 1 km from the CBD, we are located in the heart of the bustling Fortitude Valley precinct, with entry via either the Brunswick Street or Chinatown pedestrian malls.
Able to host large groups of people, the Level 3 labs are optimised for productive and responsive presentations and discussions.