Serviced Office Rental & Business Centres in Docklands

Docklands, Victoria is a flourishing waterfront district for wharf edge entertainment and recreation along the Yarra River. Just west of the Melbourne Central Business District, it is home to the headquarters of major national and multinational businesses, such as the NAB, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, and Ericsson.

Enterprises at all stages of growth and from various industries set up offices in Docklands, attracted to its budding real estate developments and connectivity as an extension of the city centre. Indeed, the most desired business address in the city, Collins Street, extends into the area.

Base your business operations in the lively, well-connected Docklands district. Compass Offices’ executive centres bring enterprise-grade IT infrastructure and a corporate image to companies of all sizes. Opt for business-ready offices for rent in Docklands with enterprise support that you can rely on as you develop.

Our Office Solutions in Docklands

Compass Offices’ business centre in Docklands is located in one of Melbourne’s largest harbour front office complexes. We provide serviced offices, virtual offices, tailored workspace and meeting rooms along with other services to help your business thrive.

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World Trade Centre - Serviced Offices

  • Short walk to tram stop and Southern Cross Station
  • Ample daylight and open views of the waterfront and city
  • Home to Thales Australia and various Australian government services

Workspace Solutions in Docklands

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Serviced Offices in Docklands

Move into our furnished serviced offices in Docklands and be business-ready in a snap. Enjoy shared facilities like meeting rooms, social breakout areas and pantry which are regularly maintained, so you can focus on your most important work. Our business centre in Docklands, VIC gives you the liberty to scale your company up or down quickly. Rent an office starting from as short as a month to a couple of years.

virtual office and business address rental in Docklands

Virtual Offices in Docklands

Establish a professional image for your firm without the overhead costs of a physical office lease. With a virtual office, you get a business address in Docklands, dedicated telephone line and mail forwarding assistance. Virtual business addresses are suitable for start-ups and overseas companies wanting to set up an address in Australia without relocating. We provide various packages to meet clients’ unique needs; enquire to learn more about our virtual office packages.

meeting room and conference rooms rental in Docklands

Meeting Rooms in Docklands

Well-equipped meeting rooms are important for all companies. Whether holding an executive session or conference call, our meeting and conference rooms in Docklands, Melbourne are outfitted to ensure its smooth running. They are fully fitted out with corporate-grade conference equipment and high-speed broadband Wi-Fi. Complimentary use of our conference rooms is included in certain office rental services; otherwise, they are available for rent in 30-minute timeslots.

coworking space and hot desk rental in Docklands

Coworking Space in Docklands

Docklands is a highly attractive destination for young professionals for both living and working. Join a strong network of entrepreneurs and start-ups in our coworking space in Docklands, which are easily accessible by bus, tram or cycling path. The sleek business lounges are a comfortable environment for focusing on work that excites you. We provide short-term office rentals like shared offices for those that require swing space in Docklands, Victoria.

Office Space Solutions in Docklands


  • Quality furnished offices
  • ​Professionally-trained staff
  • Flexible configurations
  • No-nonsense price plans
  • Bespoke options available


  • Prestigious addresses
  • Professional call handling
  • Dedicated business lines
  • Mail forwarding & storage
  • Office/meeting room access


  • Boardroom level fit-out
  • Video communications
  • High-speed Wi-Fi
  • Free coffee, tea & water
  • Catering available

Co-working Space

  • Day desk rental
  • Dedicated private office
  • Business grade broadband
  • Free coffee, tea and water
  • IT support

Office Space Amenities in Docklands

  • Serviced Offices

  • Virtual Offices

  • Day Office

  • VoIP & IPT Systems

  • IT Services and Support

  • Company Formation

  • Reception Service

  • Visa Assistance

  • Disabled facilities / access

  • Free tea, coffee & water

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Unbranded Reception

  • Conference & Meeting Rooms

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Why Docklands?

A thriving waterfront commercial hub

Once housing Victoria Dock which was one of Melbourne’s busiest ports in the early 20th century, Docklands is now a steadily developing business hub. Known for contemporary architecture, public artworks, and unique offering of waterside entertainment, it is the chosen address of many established corporations.

Within close proximity of Melbourne CBD, office space in Docklands, VIC is more affordable while offering a tranquil setting away from downtown traffic. Conveniently linked to Melbourne CBD by Bourke St Pedestrian Bridge and the free City Circle tram line, Docklands is a short walk to Southern Cross Station for interstate travel. The SkyBus terminal in Docklands places you within 35 minutes of the Melbourne Airport, the second-busiest airport in Australia.

Our cost-effective office solutions give you a prestigious business address and a location attractive to a young workforce that prioritises not only great office facilities but surrounding amenities. Jumpstart your firm’s growth by renting a fully-equipped office in Docklands.

Discover Docklands

  • Marvel Stadium
    Visit Docklands Stadium, currently called Marvel Stadium, the key recreational development that launched the modernisation of the Docklands. Seating 55,000 people, the multipurpose stadium design and retractable roof allow the venue to host major Australian football, rugby, and cricket games, as well as music concerts.
  • Yarra River
    Take a sightseeing boat tour along the scenic Yarra River from Victoria Harbour in Docklands. One of the best ways to see the city from a different angle away from the hustle and bustle, visitors can enjoy a sunset dinner or an informative tour to learn about the history of Melbourne as a shipping port. There are various boat hire companies offering river cruises and ‘tramboat’ cruises from the Victoria Harbour.
  • The District Docklands
    Get some retail therapy at The District Docklands, an expansive indoor-outdoor shopping centre. There are 80 fashion and lifestyle stores, including Uniqlo, H&M and Costco. The shopping mall also houses a cinema, galleries, restaurants, lunch takeaway spots, and kid-friendly entertainment venues.
  • WTC Wharf
    WTC Wharf, which houses our Docklands executive centre, is also a lifestyle destination as the first wharf edge dining area in Melbourne. There are various fine dining and casual venues for business dinners, bars, and cafés with fantastic views of the Yarra. Less than five minutes away, Batman Park is a lovely green space for picnicking, BBQing, or watching helicopters taking off from the helipad.
  • Docklands Public Art Walk
    Take in some art at ArtVo, an optical illusion gallery, visit one of the experimental fine art and street art galleries like The Blender Studios and Magnet Galleries, or make it a family day on the Docklands Public Art Walk, a self-guided tour of 36 outdoor artworks that takes you through the history and architecture of the Docklands.
  • Now that I work on my own, I have to do everything, from administrative duties, to marketing, to executing what the mandate or task at hand dictates. The people at Compass are friendly, no-nonsense people, who are also very responsive. The place is comfortable and the location unbeatable. With their help I can focus on my business.
  • What I like about Compass Office apart from the office [itself] is the network, great and versatile business solutions, service attitudes, I really like and appreciate their speedy decision making.
    Billy Yeung, CCO & Co-Owner at HKBN
    Billy Yeung, CCO & Co-Owner at HKBN
  • In less than 24 hours we got our office and the contractual documents to register officially our Chamber with Vietnamese authorities. Now we have a top notch office where we receive our members and partners making an amazing impression. Our business has reached next level. We completely recommend Compass Offices.
    Javier Méndez Repiso - Chairman of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam
    Javier Méndez Repiso - Chairman of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam


If you’re looking for business space in Melbourne, a private office in Docklands, Victoria is one of the best options, because it’s adjacent to the main business district, more affordable than business centres in the city centre and has plenty of options for dining and leisure. With its growing residential property market, modern architecture and harbour front views, Docklands is quickly becoming an essential commercial hub in Melbourne.

An office rental in Docklands costs approximately AU$315 to AU$450 per desk. With Compass Offices, you can conveniently lease per workspace which is all-inclusive of a furnished office space, shared facility access and IT business support. Compared to a traditional office lease, where you rent an empty office per square metre, this is a simpler and more cost-effective route.

Compass Offices offers one fully equipped business centre in Docklands, Melbourne. With two floors of contemporary office space located in the World Trade Centre, you can enjoy unparalleled open waterfront space, inter-city and intra-state travel via multiple transportation lines, and an address in a prestigious commercial property.

There are a range of flexible offices for rent in Docklands. These include fully-furnished serviced offices accommodating 1 to 50+ desks, virtual business address, coworking space, conference rooms, and customisable enterprise solutions where we help you design and set up tailored office space at our business centre or another suitable location.

You are surrounded by all the business conveniences you’ll need in Docklands. There are various business hotels, serviced apartments, municipal offices for handling passports and visas, cafés and restaurants for conducting informal meetings, the Library at the Dock, and ‘Big Four’ bank branches.

Yes, we provide spacious, secure car parks in or near all Compass Offices’ business centres. Enjoy 24/7 access and security as part of our premium office building offerings.

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