A central city venue for your next event or workshop

We know events, and have crafted a venue designed with your needs in mind. Affordable, functional and attention grabbing right in the heart of Auckland's Innovation Precinct. Our event spaces are perfect to hire for your workshop, roundtable, cocktail event, panel event or product showcase.


GridAKL Event Space

Seating 100 theatre style, 110 cocktail style and 40-60 workshop style, the GridAKL Event Space is the ultimate venue for your next event in Auckland.

  • Stage and flexible furniture suite included in hire. 
  • Kitchenette with fridge and bar leaner for you to use. 
  • Plug and play AV set up, including lapel microphone, corded microphones, projector and retractable screen.
  •  Flexible catering options.
  • Central location, easily reached by public transport. 
  • Seperate entrance from laneway if needed. 
  • Complimentary wifi.

GridAKL Tech Cafe

After our cafe closes it makes the perfect casual event spot - perfect for small meet-ups, casual round table discussions or more creative, sprawling workshop sessions.

  • A suite of cafe furniture perfect for break out sessions, round table events and more.
  • Complimentary wifi for you and your event guests. 
  • Plug and play audio visual set up, including a projector, projector screen and wired microphones. 
  • Seperate entrance from laneway if needed. 
  • Pin-able wall for presenting info and ideas. 

Need more information? 


Download our spec sheet

What kind of projector do we have? How big is our stage exactly? Do we have a clicker? It is all in our spec sheet!


Check out how to get here 

Download our how to get here info sheet which makes it easy for you and your guests to get here! 

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See more of our space

Click here for a gallery of images from our event space or hit the button below to download an image pack. 

GridAKL Lysaght Event Space - 101 Pakenham Street West, Auckland, 1010