Commercial Hire Rates

Our facilities and equipment are available for hire outside of Murdoch University business but with restrictions (see our policy for details).
The main points of these restrictions:
  • All use for Teaching, Research and other Murdoch University business takes a priority.
  • Insurance is not covered in our external hire and must be provided by the Hiree.
  • Other sources of hire must be investigated before use of our facilities and equipment.
  • An External Hire Agreement form must be completed which is available here.
  • All of the prices below include GST.

LENSES AND ACCESSORIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Lens - Canon 16-35mm f2.8 LCanon 16-35mm f2.8 EF Mount L-Series Lens.NA$88.00
Lens - Canon 24-70mm f2.8 LCanon 24-70mm f2.8 EF Mount L-Series Lens.NA$88.00
Lens - Canon 24-70mm f4.0 L ISCanon 24-70mm f4.0 EF Mount L-Series Lens with Image Stabilisation and Macro Option.NA$88.00
Lens - Canon 400mm f5.6 LCanon 400mm f5.6 EF Mount L-Series Lens.NA$110.00
Lens - Canon 50mm f1.4Canon 50mm f1.4 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Canon 50mm f1.8 LensCanon 50mm F1.8 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Canon 70-200mm f2.8 LCanon 70-200mm f2.8 EF Mount L-Series Lens.NA$88.00
Lens - Canon 85mm f1.8Canon 85mm f1.8 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Canon Fisheye 8-15mm f4Canon 8-15mm f4 EF Mount L-Series Fisheye Lens.NA$88.00
Lens - Canon Macro 100mm f2.8Canon 100mm f2.8 EF Mount Macro Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Canon TS 45mm f2.8Canon 45mm f2.8 EF Mount Tiltshift Lens.NA$88.00
Lens - Follow Focus AdapterBroken Anchor Follow Focus Adapter to provide follow focus gears to Photographic Lens.NA$10.00
Lens - Rokinon Cine Lens KitCine-style EF Mount Lens Kit inc. T1.5 24mm, T1.5 35mm, T1.5 50mm & T1.5 85mm.NA$220.00
Lens - Sigma 10-20mm f3.5Sigma 10-20mm f3.5 EF Mount LensNA$55.00
Lens - Sigma 20mm f1.8Sigma 20mm f1.8 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Sigma 30mm f1.4Sigma 30mm f1.4 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00
Lens - Tokina 11-16mm f2.8Tokina 11-16mm f2.8 EF Mount Lens.NA$55.00

LOCATION AUDIO

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Boom PoleNA$20.00
Location Sound Recording KitSound Devices MixPre6; Orca bag; D-tap cable; USB-C cable; Headphones.NA$100.00
ROLAND R-05 RECORDERNA$20.00
Roland R-26 RecorderNA$30.00
Sound Devices 2-CH Field MixerNA$100.00
Sound Devices 302 Field MixerNA$100.00
Sound Devices 702t RecorderNA$100.00

MICROPHONE - CONDENSER

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Sennheiser 416NA$40.00
Shure 819 Surface Mount MicNA$50.00
STUDIO PROJECTS B3NA$50.00
STUDIO PROJECTS C3NA$50.00
STUDIO PROJECTS C4 Pair2 x Studio Projects C4 condensor mics, 2 x omni capsules, 2 x shock mounts, 2 x windsocksNA$50.00

MICROPHONE - DYNAMIC

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
SHURE 55NA$50.00
Various Dynamic MicrophonesNA$15.00

MICROPHONE - LAPEL

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
SENNHEISER MKE-260NA$20.00
SONY ECM-44BSony Condenser Lapel MicNA$50.00
SONY ECM-77BSony Condensor Lapel MicNA$20.00

MICROPHONE - MISCELLANEOUS

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
HYDROPHONE$30.00$50.00
Royer R-121NA$
SONY ECM-MS957 StereoNA$20.00

PRODUCTION FACILITIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Audio Studio CompleteAvid Artist Control Nuendo DAW$90.00$540.00
Radio StudiosWheatstone Desk$50.00$300.00
Sound Mixing RoomNuendo DAW Avid Artist Control$50.00$300.00
Sound Stage CompleteEuphonix Desk Nuendo DAW$180.00$1080.00
Studio Space$100.00$600.00
TV Studio CompleteTricaster Switcher Blackmagic Cameras$250.00$1500.00
Video Edit SuiteAdobe CC and Davinci Resolve 4K Monitor$50.00$300.00

SCREEN - CAMERAS & ACCESSORIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Blackmagic URSA Mini ProUrsa Mini Pro with Viewfinder, Shoulder Kit, V-Lock Battery Mount, V-Lock Battery Charger & VCT Quick Release Plate.NA$330.00
Canon XF705 Video CameraCanon XF705 Video Camera with Battery Charger.NA$330.00
Lens - Sigma Cine ZoomSigma Cinema Zoom Lens kit for Academic and Post-Graduate Research. Includes Sigma 18-35mm T2.0 High Speed Cinema Zoom Lens and Sigma 50-100mm T2.0 High Speed Cinema Zoom Lens in Portabrace Hard Case.NA$300.00
Metabones Speedbooster for GH5Lens mount adapter for MFT (Micro Four Thirds) mount camera to EF mount lens.NA$55.00
Monitor - Field (7-inch)7" Field Monitor for Screen Production UseNA$50.00
Panasonic GH5S Video KitGH5S Mirrorless Camera with Small Rig Camera Cage, XLR Audio Adapter and Battery Charger.NA$140.00
Wireless Directors Monitor KitSmall HD 5.5" OLED Director's Monitor Kit with Wireless Teradek Transmitter and ReceiverNA$200.00
Wireless FollowFocus One MotorTilta Wireless Follow Focus Single Motor KitNA$80.00
Wireless FollowFocus Two MotorTilta Wireless Follow Focus Two Motor KitNA$100.00

SCREEN - GRIP & ACCESSORIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Cinesaddle - LargeLarge soft bag for supporting video cameras.NA$
Dolly - WallyDolly for heavier cameras and setups (Ground mounted)NA$
Handheld GimbalTilta Gravity Gimbal for DSLR & Mirrorless CamerasNA$100.00
Tripod - For URSA & RED CameraHeavy Duty Tripod for use with heavier cameras such as Ursa Mini Pros, Canon XF705 and REDs.NA$25.00
Tripod - Video StandardStandard Video Tripod for use with GH5S, XF705 and URSA video cameras.NA$20.00

SCREEN - LIGHTING & ACCESORIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Aputure 120D Mk1 LED COB LightAputure 120D Mark I LED COB Light: 5600K, Dimmable, Lighting Effects & Wireless APP ControlNA$45.00
Aputure LanternChina Ball for COB LightsNA$25.00
Aputure LightDome IILarge Softbox for COB LightsNA$30.00
Aputure LightDome Mini IIMedium Softbox for COB LightsNA$25.00
Aputure MC (Small RGB Light)Aputure MC: RGB Colour, Dimmable, Lighting Effects & Wireless APP ControlNA$
Aputure Nova (Large RGB Panel)Aputure Nova P300C Panel: RGB Colour, Dimmable, Lighting Effects & APP ControlNA$130.00
Felloni Led Light PanelFelloni LED Light Panel (12" x 12") with Diffusion Kit & EggcrateNA$45.00
HMI Light - 1.2K ParFilm Gear 1.2K HMI Par LightNA$275.00
HMI Light - 2.5K FresnelFilm Gear 2.5K HMI Fresnel LightNA$330.00
Light Stand - C StandCentury Stand - For mounting heavier lighting and misc screen equipment.NA$10.00
Light Stand - StandardLight Stand - For mounting lightweight lighting and misc screen equipment.NA$5.00

STUDIO AUDIO

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
CLOUDLIFTERNA$25.00
STUDIO GUITAR INTERFACETwo yellow boxes and x1 power supplyNA$50.00

TEACHING FACILITIES

ItemContentsHourly RateDaily Rate
Computer LabAdobe CC Autodesk Maya, Mudbox, Motionbuilder Zbrush Redgiant Suites Unity Games Engine Microsoft Office$125.00$750.00
Conference RoomComputer and Projector$80.00$500.00