Our Community House

A collaborative, creative, data-driven workplace for the social sector

Opening in North Melbourne, Victoria, February 2019

  • City-fringe co-working space for not-for-profit organisations, social enterprises & B Corps

  • The world’s first social innovation data science and communications lab

  • Modern, sustainable, dynamic, art-filled building

  • Gender-lens designed, inclusion-focussed

  • Established, run and serviced by leading social enterprises

  • Dedicated spaces for workers from rural and regional Victoria 



  • Shared meeting rooms & facilities

  • Boardroom / training room

  • Dynamic function & collaboration spaces



  • Data science & communications lab

  • White wall break-out space

  • Workshops, tutorials and hackathons


Social sector focused

  • Co-location with 400 social sector workers

  • Run by Australia’s leading social enterprise, Our Community

  • Social enterprise-run cafe


Environmentally Sustainable

  • Strong environmental sustainability credentials, waste minimisation features and connections to nature



  • Area for workers from rural and regional areas of Victoria

  • Gender-lens designed building

  • Parent/carer friendly building

  • All-abilities access



  • A rotating, playful, art-filled space

  • Fun networking events and play workshops


Hot Desk

For flexibility and the chance to connect with other OC House members, Hot Desks provide a workspace from 8am to 6pm, five-days a week.

Dedicated Desk

For 24/7 access to a desk of your own, Dedicated Desks provide you with a permanent workstation within OC House’s vibrant community.

Private Office

For those in small and growing teams looking for a quiet and enclosed workspace, OC House offers private lockable offices with 24/7 access.

Virtual Office

For those looking to connect with the OC House community, the Virtual Office gives you one Day Pass per month along with access to member benefits.

Our Community House


552 Victoria Street, North Melbourne 3051

CBD: 5 min drive | 20 min walk | 10 min train 
Errol Street Retail Precinct: 1 min walk
Queen Victoria Market: 10 min tram
Parliament House: 11 min drive | 30 min walk | 20 min public transport

Close to transport:
#57 Tram Stop: 1 min walk
North Melbourne Station: 6 min walk
Flagstaff Station: 15 min walk
Southern Cross Station: 20 min walk
CityLink Access: 20 min drive to airport