Move your ideas beyond the notebook, gain connections, chat through your plans, share learnings, attend workshops…
Become a GridAKL resident or work from Café Collective (It’s free to work from the tech cafe!) and get access to the resources, events and people you need to take your idea to the next level.
You never know who might come through the door, they could be your next CoFounder, Investor, first team member or coffee buddy.
To find out more about joining the GridAKL StartUP community, contact our Community Manager Pauli Sosa on firstname.lastname@example.org
Gain a foot in the door at GridAKL, and the ability to make those connections you need in the tech and innovation ecosystem.
If you just need a spot to work, think, ideate or share your vision, Cafe Collective is for you! It’s free to work from the Cafe Collective coworking area and never fear, our free wifi will reach you whether you are sitting in the laneway or working at the bar leaner by the coffee machine.
Access to a calendar of exclusive events and learning opportunities with GridAKL and the wider innovation community.
The GridAKL team will help you make connections, access learning and more.
GridAKL Café Collective offers you a free workspace on the ground floor of GridAKL Lysaght, 101 Pakenham Street West, with access 8am to 4.30pm Monday – Friday. You will be surrounded by great restaurants and bars in this easy to access location with Britomart Transport Hub and Victoria Park a 10 minute walk away. The startup budget friendly City Loop bus stop is a 5 minute walk from our front door.
You will be joining a motivated group of people just like you, with great projects and a desire to get stuff done. Beyond the Cafe Collective community, being part of GridAKL offers you the chance to rub shoulders with founders, freelancers, established startups, investors and people who are where you want to be. Plus your GridAKL team on the ground will help facilitate conversations and share learning! It’s a WIN on all fronts!
The cafe is open to the public Monday – Friday 8am – 3pm. Come by and grab a coffee and something to eat. You’re welcome to bring your laptop, plug in and get started on that world-busting idea!