17 McLachlan Street, Fortitude Valley is the home to two of Brisbane’s most versatile and beautiful events and function venues: Cupo & Concept.

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Events and Functions

Events at Cupo + Concept

Cupo and Concept, two sibling venues in inner-city Brisbane, offer versatile events and functions spaces which can be transformed to accommodate a wide range of event types and themes. Conveniently located a short walk away from a number of carparks and public transport options, Cupo and Concept are the perfect venues to host your next event.


We have hosted countless events and functions including corporate functions, weddings, creative events, birthday celebrations, art and photography exhibitions, product launches, live performances and so much more. Anything is possible at Cupo or Concept.

Our venue hire packages includes load in and out time in addition to a 5 hour event booking, so it leaves you with more time and less stress. Our experienced and professional team are here to help make your event run smoothly. For more information about our function packages, complete the form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you.

Events at Cupo

Cupo is a gorgeous open-plan loft warehouse space with polished timber floors, exposed beams and natural lighting. It is perfect for larger events and functions of up to 200 guests and provides a truly inspiring backdrop.


See our package options below or contact us for more information about our venues.

Events at Concept

Concept is a beautifully renovated ground-floor urban-style warehouse offering three versatile spaces which you can transform for your event. Ideal for intimate corporate functions or training days, birthday parties, celebrations and events, Concept caters for seated or cocktail events of up to 80 guests. Our modern rooms boast an alternative aesthetic with polished concrete floors, softened and warmed by ambient festoon lighting.


Look through our package options below or contact us for more information about what’s possible at our events and functions venues.

Concept venue

Wedding Venue Hire

Perfect for alternative wedding ceremonies, elopements, wedding receptions and non-traditional celebrations. Let your imagination run free and create the day of your dreams with these two urban Brisbane wedding venues as the backdrop.

Corporate Functions

Tired of the typical function venue? We provide a stylish, professional and inspiring backdrop for a wide range of event types, including networking events, cocktail parties, conferences and seminars, product launches and much more.

Birthday Party Venue

If you’re looking for an out-of-the-box birthday party venue, you’ve found it. Bring your next birthday celebration into the heart of Fortitude Valley, Brisbane’s entertainment hub.

Our venues are versatile

Your options are endless...

Our function venues feature polished wooden and concrete floors, air-conditioning, urban fittings, movable walls and full-length curtains for dividing the space in multiple ways, making your styling options endless.

With the flexibility to hire the venues as a blank space and utilise our in-house theming elements, furniture and caterers or simply bring your own favourite stylists and caterers, the options truly are endless.

View our package options below or contact us for more information about hosting your events and functions here.

What our clients say


Great venue and even greater staff! Very professional and accommodating to your needs.


Had our engagement party here! Easy to talk to through email and on the night it was so stress free with staff ensuring drinks were filled and cleaning as the night progressed. Would recommend this place to anyone wanting a relaxed atmosphere and great space that is easily adaptive.


The best place in town for any type of event!


Great space for dance training, dance workshops and even dance auditions!


I am one of the organisers of Sabayan who held the Sagala Fashion show at Cupo. We had an amazing time and thank you for helping us out with all the technical and lighting.


Wonderful venue and very accomodating. Comfortably fit a sold-out charity cocktail party, and provided the perfect atmosphere for the night.


We held an evening of talks at Cupo and it was an awesome venue! The team were really helpful and accommodating, and the versatility of the space made for a great evening.


They were very flexible, gave us plenty of time to set up and were extremely accommodating and helpful.


Just had my son's 21st Birthday at this venue and couldn't fault it. We were able to decorate exactly how we wanted. Would recommend this place without a doubt - 10/10.


The on site managing staff were amazing on the night and made sure everything ran smoothly - I didn’t have to worry about a thing!


Thank you so much for going above and beyond for our 18th birthday celebration last night... funky venue with an awesome vibe and right in the heart of the Valley.


The staff and venue at Cupo are both so outstanding! We fell in love with the unique, arty vibe as soon as we walked in. Would highly recommend Cupo for any event!

Events & Functions Venue Hire



Sit back and let us take care of absolutely everything. We are happy to do all the work, but can be flexible if you want to be a little more hands on.


Venue hire (access from 9am-12am with a 5 hour event time and access for next day collection before 10am)

3 hour drinks package

Catering (canapés or share plate menus)

Furniture for seated or cocktail events

Tableware, décor and styling

Cleaning, wait and bar staff


This package is perfect for those who want to style, cater and furnish the venue in their own way. We can help with set up and have additional furniture hire and catering options available upon request and can also offer cash bar or tab options.

Venue hire includes access from 9am-12am with a 5 hour event time and access for next day collection before 10am.

Furniture for seated or cocktail events

Tableware, décor and styling

Cleaning, wait and bar staff

Want to know more?

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