Men’s Shed FAQs
Frequently asked questions
Q. How do I find a Shed near me?
A. Put your suburb/postcode into the “find a shed” search, if nothing comes up then you can put your state ( ie: TAS, NSW etc)in the search for a complete list of Sheds in your state.
Q. How do I join a Shed?
A. Once you have located the Shed using the search, contact the Shed directly on the number/email provided.
Q. Can women join a Shed?
A. Yes, women are welcomed at most Sheds, call first to ensure they have activities you would like to participate in.
Q. What do people do in the Shed?
A. The activities are only limited by your imagination. Woodwork and metal work are the most common Shed activities.
Q. How much does it cost to join a Shed?
A. Most Sheds have a small yearly fee, this may be from $5.00 to $25.00, all Sheds have their own needs, so please discuss this with your Shed.
Q. How can I make a complaint about a Shed?
A. Contact AMSA on 1300 550 009 , and we will discuss the problem with you, usually any issues are best talked over with Shed management prior to calling AMSA.
Q. What are the opening hours of a Shed?
A. All sheds have different hours, depending on the needs within the community and the capacity for them to open. Contact your Shed for details.
Q. What age can join the Shed?
A. Shed members range in age from 6 – 96, there is no age barrier.
Q. I have tools I would like to donate to my local Shed, how do I do this?
A. contact your local Shed, if there isn’t a Shed in your local area, call us on 1300 550 009 and we will attempt to direct your donation.