Where startups & scaleups succeed

Transforming ideas into real-world solutions with access to knowledge, capital, infrastructure, and connections.

Grow confidently with the right support

Growth programs

Take advantage of the growth programs that are right for you, so you can take the next steps and grow your business with confidence.

Community networking

Be part of a community that comes together to support each other and share learnings in a way not possible anywhere else in Australia. A community of founders, mentors, experts, corporate partners, collaborators, curated suppliers and more.

Operations & infrastructure

Forget about the daily distractions of running an office. Take advantage of Stone & Chalk’s startup and scaleup hubs, custom-designed to meet the evolving needs of our thriving community.

Growth programs for startups & scaleups

Unlock your next progression as a business, individual, and founder with tailored programs supporting you.

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Mentoring & support

Receive guidance and coaching from our subject matter experts, and access high-value suppliers to meet your specific business needs.

Capital & funding

Raise the capital required to grow your business and benefit from tailored capital & funding programs.

Customer & markets

Receive the expertise you need to understand, attract and grow your customer base. Prepare for the high demands of corporate and government customers.

People & culture

Find the right talent and confidently develop and retain the right team that fosters a healthy workplace and culture of success.

Resident stories

  • Anna Falkiner, Cropify

  • Francois Henrion and Jacob Veldsman, Paytron

  • Aaron Chipper, FrankieOne

Our community

Be part of a community that comes together to support each other and share learnings in a way not possible anywhere else in Australia.

Events & Masterclasses

Expand your knowledge with masterclasses led by experts, industry networking opportunities and national events every month.

Founder Circles

Founder Circles are regular catch-ups between a small cohort of founders. They provide a safe space for you to share and get support from other founders.

CTO Roundtables

Catch up with other tech leaders in our community to discuss technology trends, gain support on challenges and objectives and identify potential opportunities.

Sweet Spots

Join our Sweet Spots to stay informed about what's happening within the startup and scaleup community, share news on your recent wins and announce new arrivals in the hubs. Get to know and network with your fellow founders.

Chalk Chills

Take your foot off the pedal at the end-of-fortnight celebrations. Chalk Chills offer a great opportunity for your team to meet other startups' team members over delicious food and drinks.

... and lots more. Download our brochure with full information on how we can help your venture.

Our locations


Sydney Startup Hub was the first hub to open more than half a decade ago, founded in fintech innovation. The hub is now home to startups across all emerging tech sectors.

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Sydney Scaleup Hub at Tech Central, supported by the NSW Government, is helping Australian and international technology companies scale and commercialise success.

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Home to Victoria's most promising high-growth startups and scaleups, the Melbourne hub has been custom designed to meet the evolving needs of our thriving community.

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Adelaide startup hub is located at Lot Fourteen, in partnership with the Office of the South Australian Chief Entrepreneur. The hub offers a breeding ground for collaboration within Space tech, Climate tech, Cyber and more.

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Join Australia's largest innovation community today, where founders go to grow.

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