Originally the packing floor of the Bundaberg Post Office, The Generator Bundaberg Innovation Hub is a collaborative co-working environment for entrepreneurs, start-ups, freelance creatives, remote workers and more. The Generator offers a variety of membership tiers that cater to the needs of different individuals. The Generator also offers meeting room and venue hire in a convenient central Bundaberg location.
155A Bourbong Street
Bundaberg , QLD, 4670
We're above the Post Office, in the Clock Tower. Entrance via Barolin Street.
HISTORY OF THe Clock Tower
The Generator is proud to operate out of a building that has always remained a centrepiece of connectivity and communication for the Bundaberg region.
1879 — The New Bundaberg Post Office was erected on the Corner of Barolin and Bourbong street.
1886 — First telephone exchange opened.
1890 — Existing Post Office and telegraph building opened at a cost of £6000.
1893 to 1925 — The top floor of the Bundaberg Post Office (The Generator's Mainspace) housed the Australia terminal for the under-sea telecommunications cable that ran via New Caledonia. This laid the foundation for connecting Bundaberg to the world.
"The outside world is in this room in terms of what you're doing" — Senator James McGrath, Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister of Australia
"We wouldn't be a business if it wasn't for this space " — Luke Baker, CEO of Open Cloud