The Institute for Social Science Research Long Pocket premises features unique spaces for hire that are suitable for meetings, workshops, 
seminars, training and events for University of Queensland organisational units only.

 Please contact the Admin team on 07 334 67471 or email for enquires.

Training Room

The training room allows flexible seating layout options, being a large room of 60sqm. The room has dual presentation screens, one at the front and one at the rear and natural light from the outside deck area.

Seating options

  • Theatre style for 40 people
  • U shape for 16 people
  • Classroom for 24 people
  • 22 laptops available for training


  • Half day (under 4 hours)     $175
  • Full day (4 hours or more)  $350
    $20 per laptop setup    
    $50 for AV 

Board Room

The board room is the perfect size to conduct a professional yet still intimate Board Meeting. Our board room is 40sqm with natural light and a kitchenette available at the back of the room.

Seating options

  • Boardroom for 12 - 20 people


  • Half day (under 4 hours)     $100
  • Full day (4 hours or more)  $200

Open Plan Event Space

The training and board room open up to become one large space of approx 125sqm. (Sir Llew Edwards Level 6 Terrace Room is 174sqm)
The space is perfect for seminars or events.

Seating options       

  • Theatre style with seating for 88 people
  • Stand-up finger food functions/cocktail events 100 people
  • Mobile furniture enables multiple setup options so please contact us to discuss your needs.
  • Price on application