Heya Bar

Shortlisted in the 2015 Eat Drink Design Awards for Best Bar

Inspired by Tokyo’s "Golden Gai" street, Surroundings' design for Heya Bar expresses the atmosphere of busy city nights in the Japanese capital. A range of interconnected spaces, from the busy streetscape through to hideaway bars and live music stage create a sense of exploration and discovery.




  • Location: Inner City Brisbane
  • Client: Brunswick social - Brunswick Bar Supplies 
  • Architects: Surroundings (Jon Henzell, Laura Pascoe & Suzie Wiley)
  • Artist Collaboration : Wendy Streatfield, Monika Turner-Dauncey
  • Builders: MCD Constructions
  • Structural Engineer: Optimum Structures
  • Photography: Camera Obscura; Shantanu Starick