Latest news…

1/9/20:  Blue September- The Prostate Cancer Foundation’s annual awareness campaign.  Visit these websites for information and resources:  blueseptember.org.nz   prostate.org.nz      

30/8/20: The latest Alert Level announcement is a matter for each shed to consider and decide whether to be open or not.  Visit our COVID-19 page for information and check with the shed directly before visiting.

The New Zealand Coalition to End Loneliness comprises seven founding organisations who work in different ways to bring people together, and to reach and support people who are feeling lonely and isolated. Website here.

14/12/19: The men’s shed movement was a semi finalist in the 2020 Zealand Community of the Year Awards.  Story here.



MENZSHED New Zealand Inc is a registered charity that exists primarily for the mutual benefit, success and support of member sheds and to facilitate public access to those sheds.


We are here to encourage, support and provide good information to those interested and passionate about men’s sheds in New Zealand.

For a minimal membership fee, member sheds get access to discounts and benefits which can save a shed $100s. Come and join us and your shed too can be on to a winner.

The 2018 biennial conference was held in Auckland at St Kentigern College 27-29 April.  Present were 75 sheddies and 14 partners from 33 NZ sheds and 4 representatives from the Australian men’s sheds movement.   A video clip is available to view here (thanks Boomer Business).  Thank you to the organising committee, our generous sponsors and supporters, St Kentigern and the catering team.



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“MENZSHED” and the associated logo is a registered trade mark owned by MENZSHED NZ Inc.  

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MENZSHED NZ Incorporated on 3 September 2013 and registered as a charity CC49919 on 17 October 2013.

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