Australian co-working space Fishburners has renovated its garage so startups have room to get to work

Sydney-based startup space Fishburners has renovated its garage so more tech companies can tell the story about that time when they were just two people working in a basement.

With the help of Google – another company which was launched from a garage – Fishburners has transformed its parking lot into an ideas space which it hopes will lure entrepreneurs out of the corporate world to work on their own projects.

In January Fishburners added another 41 members to its 126-strong cohort of startups and it’s now looking for space to expand its Ultimo operations.

“I’m honestly amazed with the increasing number of high quality, scalable tech startups applying to join Fishburners, and the progress I’m seeing everywhere else around Australia. The industry is really accelerating in an exciting way,” Fishburners GM­ Murray Hurps said.

Here’s what it looked like before:

Fishburners’ garage before the makeover. Image: Supplied.

And here’s what it looks like now, after a bit of demo work and some fresh paint.

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