Links to research related to men’s sheds


Time to find a new freedom and Men’s Sheds – Meeting older men’s contributive needs in regions within South East and South West Queensland.” Deborah Mulligan’s research was to uncover the relationship between suicide ideation in older males (men over 50) and how this may be related to their contributive needs not being fulfilled.


(Re)constructing selves: Emplaced socio-material practice at the Men’s Shed North Shore. An ethnographic case study.

A thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology at Massey University, Albany, New Zealand. David Anstiss, 2016.  See interview here


Men’s Sheds and intergenerational mentoring in NZ  Jenni Moore


Beyond Blue – Men’s sheds in Australia. Effects on physical health and mental well-being


Report on Henley mens shed June 2010