This is one of the Create NSW properties provided to support the arts and cultural sector in NSW. This property is leased by Artspace, a leading international residency-based contemporary art centre.
Location and history
The Gunnery is located at 43-51 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo, NSW 2011.
It is close to the Sydney CBD, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the Art Gallery of NSW.
This State-Heritage-listed building was originally constructed in 1910 as a naval gunnery instruction centre. It later served as a squat for artists and activists in the 1980s, before being renovated and reopened as an arts centre in 1992.
The building was fully refurbished in 2023.
Highlights and amenities
The Gunnery features a range of spaces for creative work, including studios, offices, meeting rooms, and a gallery.
Exhibitions, events and workshops are hosted by Artspace throughout the year.
Availability and contacts
This property is currently under redevelopment.
For enquiries about hiring spaces, please contact Artspace