NOTION embrace thought leaders and curious minds, who aspire to drive positive change, to reshape the building industry for a better future.

NOTION is unique educational platform and training facility for knowledge exchange, professional development and collaboration within construction industry. We bring people together to examine building principles, explore different concepts and create transformative experience to evoke new thinking and better work practice.

Venue hire

NOTION_one is an inspiring event and training space where people in the building industry can enjoy events, collaborate and engage with like-minded individuals.


Our NOTION_haus  is designed and built to demonstrate the Passive House principles of airtightness, insulation and ventilation. It is a comfortable, well equipped and versatile training space for up to 100 people.

Seating up to 100 people 

Penrose, Auckland


NOTION_hall is a defining feature in the center of NOTION_one. It’s a space designed for hands-on training, complete with scale models of building components, slide out training walls and a retractable training roof.

Send on training space for up to 150 people

Penrose, Auckland


NOTION_tank is ideal for meeting or discussions, or small classes for up to 10 people. The room includes state-of-the-art video conferencing technology and a Clevertouch interactive screen.

Seating up to 10 people 

Penrose, Auckland


NOTION_bar creates collaborative space for people to come together, to connect, to create ideas and to foster relationships. The perfect spot to meet with your customer or for your next celebration, business breakfast, presentation, product launch, etc.

Meeting space for up to 20 people

Penrose, Auckland

Services at NOTION_one

If you’re planning an event, the team at NOTION would be excited to help ensure it runs seamlessly and is memorable for your guests. Here are a few ways we can support you.

We can cater your next event. We value seasonal produce, quality ingredients and nourishing food. Simply select your food from our catering menu or we can work with you to create a menu that aligns with your idea.
Event managment
Are you planning your next workshop, seminar or event and need some support? Meet our training and event experts. Talk to us about how we can make your next event, a truly memorable one.
Event space
We have four spaces of various sizes and for all purposes to host practical workshops, educational training and inspiring presentations. Discover our space, book a tour or book your space online.
Video & Photography
Want to capture and document your event? We work together with trusted videographers and photographers that we can recommend. Talk to us about streaming live and capturing your session with high quality video.
Whether you need projectors, screens, microphones, a sound system, a stage and lighting, or facilitator kits, we have all the equipment you need right here on site.

Book a tour

Our haus is your house. Get in touch with us here to arrange a viewing of our venue and event spaces. We will support you to create transformative experiences that connect thought-leaders, education and industry insights to evoke new thinking and better work practices. Our spaces offer a unique opportunity to host workshops, seminars, and all kinds of events.
Download full 
space specifications here, or contact us at hello@wearenotion.co  if you’re ready to get started with your next event at NOTION_one.

Frequently asked questions

Have any questions? Here are our most commonly asked:

What is the maximum capacity of space?

The NOTION_hall and NOTION_bar can host 120-150 standing or 80 seated (theater style) inside the NOTION_haus. The NOTION_tank is suitable for up to 10 people.

What’s included in the rental?

Your rental fee includes: An hour for setup prior to your event, plus a half-hour for breakdown after your event. You’re also welcome to use our WIFI, furniture (we have chairs and tables available) and A/V systems, which include a projector with a large screen, a TV, wireless microphones, and speakers. We’ll also assign a staff member to be on standby, in case you have questions during your event.

Are you easy to find?

NOTION_one is easy to get to and is located in Penrose, Auckland approximately halfway between the airport and CBD. You can drive with your car or hop on a train to get here.

Download a map and direction here to make sure you find us.

If you get lost on the way you can always call us for directions.

Is there parking?

There is limited parking available directly in front of the building. If you expect a large group of attendees, we have an addition car park available just 250m from our building.

I have a food allergy or dietary requirement, can you accommodate me?

Of course! We always try our best to accommodate everyone’s dietary requirements. Let us know in advance and we will make the necessary arrangements.

Do you have Internet and WIFI?

All our locations are equipped with high speed wired internet. For your guests we also have WIFI available.

I’m bringing a suitcase with me, where can I leave it for the day?

We only have limited space available. Please ask at the reception to store your suitcase. We can keep it safe in our office for the day. Should you expect a large group with luggage, please let us know in advance and we’ll arrange a secure storage.

Can we stay for a drink at the end of the day?

Everyone deserves a good drink and some nibbles after a productive workday. Please contact us for our drinks and nibble packages.

I want to host an event, but I don’t know how?

We have creative and experienced training and event experts. Talk to us about what you have in mind and we will help you to organize a memorable event from concept, program planning, decoration to catering, logistics and more. We have your back.

What’s your cancellation policy?

If you cancel up to 14 days before your event date, we will refund your full payment. We may be able to accommodate rescheduling of your event.

Contact us

  • 09 892 9900
  • hello@wearenotion.co
  • Unit P/63 Hugo Johnston Dr, Penrose, Auckland