Our Tenants

We are thrilled to have the following tenants inspiring and building their services and businesses from the Old Ambo.

Kimberley from Jewellery Collective was kind enough to share the following video at a recent meeting of friends and tenants of the Old Ambo. Click here to view.

If you think that the Old Ambo might be a suitable home in which to grow your creative business, please contact us at info@theoldambulancestation.com.


Spiral (Supporting people in respite and lifestyle) aims to provide an environment of self-determination for people with multiple disabilities on the Sunshine Coast, through the provision of quality support and respite and engaging in valued roles in their community.  Their residency in the Black Box Theatre in 2016 is assisting them to realise their goals of supporting individuals with a disability to build capacity, link into their communities, access leisure and recreational interests, learning and vocational opportunities to become valued members of their communities.

Contact:  Heather Carney Director    heatherc@spiralinc.org.au
0409 584 326               www.spiralinc.org.au


Anna Loren

Anna Loren is an actor, theatre maker and educator. She is part of Playlab New Writing Theatre’s 2019, Incubator Program and, was recently supported by the Regional Arts Development Fund to attend a residency in Finland.

Loren has over ten years experience teaching voice, improvisation, acting technique, audition technique and public speaking, both locally and internationally. Anna is working on a new play and her studio is open to anyone seeking voice and acting coaching.

Contact: Email Anna           0412 688 962        https://annaloren.net


Creative Alliance

Creative Alliance has been established as a leading regional arts industry body, working to strengthen the creative and cultural sectors across South East Queensland North (SEQN), which includes local government areas of Gympie, Noosa, Sunshine Coast, Moreton Bay, Somerset and Redlands. 

We have received 3 years funding from Arts Queensland to deliver services as part of RASN (Regional Arts Services Network). In partnership with local governments and other key stakeholders, we will deliver a range of initiatives that increase the creative capacity, professional development and regional reach, connection and partnerships of arts, cultural and creative workers, groups and organisations within SEQN. 

We have taken up residence in a number of community and council facilities across SEQN including at The Ambo in Nambour.

To find out more about our work follow our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/creativeallianceqld/ or to connect please email manager@creativealliance.org.au 

Jewellery Collective

Kimberley Mather of Joyero Jewellery runs the Jewellery Collective which is a jewellery school and co-working space located at the Old Ambulance Station. We offer a wide selection of interactive, experiential workshops including beginner, intermediate and advanced metalsmithing classes. Kimberley has been a metalsmith for the past seven years. She is based in Marcoola on the Sunshine Coast and she travels regularly to study with indigenous silversmiths around the world.

Contact:  hello@jewellerycollective.com.au    0415 836 311 


Mr Beesley Vintage Shop

Vicki Arthur owns and manages Mr Beesley Vintage Shop which is part of the retro network in Nambour. Vicki works creatively with community artists like the Pin Up School and events like Retro Rocks.

Contact:  mrbeesley.vintage@gmail.com    0457 099 829

Hamish Sewell

Hamish  Sewell  is an oral historian and freelance radio producer who has worked with Radio National for thirteen years crafting world-class radio features. Hamish believes in the power of well-crafted audio and is passionate about storytelling and location-based sound experiences. Working alongside his partner, Helen Wilkinson, Hamish is the founder and director of The Story Project and Soundtrails, the geo-locative sound walk app.

Contact:  hamishsewell@gmail.com     0420 926843
www.soundtrails.com.au       www.thestoryproject.org.au/about




ElevenPM Studios

Pete Townson is Managing Director at ElevenPM Studios. He is inviting freelance producer/engineers to engage in the use of his top end facility in the mezzanine level of The Old Ambulance Station  to record new music for online publishing.

Contact:  elevenpm.booking@gmail.com    0407 768 078