Renew Adelaide is proud to work with the team at WOTSO to bring back to deliver a new activation into the former German Club bar space. We are looking for a new bar operator to be part of the next chapter of the building. The building was recently purchased by WOTSO’s parent company BlackWall, and their ambition is to position the overall building as Adelaide’s next premier multi-use, co-working hub. The bar is set to be the heart and soul of the building.
The bar itself is fully functioning and ready to go, including plumbing, fridges, cool rooms and access to multiple toilets. Ideally, we will work with an experienced bar operator who will collaborate with the WOTSO team for input into the refurbishment of the common dining area. The space itself also features a full commercial kitchen, and although we are not exclusively calling out on the kitchen, we are open to ideas for a cross-collaboration of bar and shared partial use of the kitchen.
The space is situated next door to the jam-packed WOTSO space, with a good mix of other nearby office and residential buildings. The bar will be one of the first activations within the space and as a result, it will set the tone for the rest of the activation strategy of the building. With that in mind, there is the potential to negotiate an initial fixed term of up to 12 months under the Renew Adelaide program.
Location: 223 Flinders St Adelaide
Type of property: Bar/Kitchen/Dining/Multi-use
Area & size: Negotiable
Floorplan: 12718 Flinders St SK01 Grd & L1
- Access to multiple common toilets
- Bar Taps
- Cool Rooms
- 3 phase power
- Access to shared commercial kitchen
Let there be light! Power was out so the photos don’t do this space justice – if you want to get to know the space well, make sure you come along to one of our inspections:
Tuesday 16th July @ 4 pm
Wednesday 31st July @ 4pm
Sunday 18th August @ midnight
Should you have any questions relating to your application please email email@example.com and include ‘German Club’ in the subject heading.
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- Staffing and time commitment
- Utilities – power
- Businesses running costs
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