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Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Neil Brice presented the attached Power Point at the 2011 Australian men’s shed conference. Get in touch with him if you think you would find any of it useful for your shed.

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Monday, April 4th, 2011

The file below is a draft philosophy for a Menz Shed based on the Oxford Menz Shed and under current discussion by the New Brighton Menz Shed. The aim is to have clarity of purpose, and a relevant indicator of the foundations of  the shed to funders, community members and members of the shed.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Used by the Kaiapoi Menz Shed and designed by the Canterbury Men’s Centre. You are welcome to modify it to use for your own menz shed meeting (approx 3 meg in size).

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

PS Feedback is, it can be a lot easier to just work inside an existing trust structure if you’ve got a local agency that has the skills and interest. The shed would be a committee inside that organisation, accountable to it to some degree.

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Here is a copy of the Mens Shed Flyer with a list of Canterbury Sheds.

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Ray Hall recently did a presentation for Men’s Health Week 2010 about men’s sheds and offered to post his Powerpoint on this site with the aim of others using it. Thanks to Ray for his effort with this project.

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

The Canterbury Men’s Centre originally set up the  site to provide  minimal support for men to find local sheds around the country. We hope the site mentioned above does a much better job of this.

We suggest that if you want post info about your shed or want to put your hand up to find other guys to start a shed that you contact the other site.

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Want to start a shed? Contact us and we can tell you if anyone in your area is working on a shed now. Or we can tell others about you if you are working on one.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

The Handyman has been set up by Olwen Williams. Apparently her bloke Fred, spends all his time in the shed or in the kitchen.

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I will explore with my principal today what the logistical bits are and wonder if we threw that ball into your court Trevor for guidance (Oxford Area School) as a teacher using video conferencing already and maybe you could target some time next week before the school holidays as a time for some of us to attempt to connect nationally.


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Greetings all, presently a steering group of four is preparing, on behalf of sheds already established, an inaugural conference of men’s sheds in Masterton from April 9-11th. It is important to have local and national government representatives aware of concerns we have and how these concerns can be best addressed in the community. New Zealand Men's Sheds» Men’s Sheds.


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Panel discussions will investigate current sustainable developments and individual papers will explain sustainability evaluation tools and how Thriving Sheds are constantly Reinventing Themselves. A key feature of Men’s Sheds is improving men’s health and there will be a special focus on this role of Sheds in relation to Men’s Health issues.