Tapawera Men’s Shed

Established 2012  MENZSHED NZ member since 2014

Our shed is located on the Tapawera Recreation Reserve.  The entrance is from Matai Cres, just before #14.   We are open each Saturday from 10am.

MENZSHED Tapawera was established during 2013 to:

  • provide a place for men in the Tapawera and districts community to learn skills from each other,
  • engage and support all groups of men in the Tapawera and districts community to promote identity, sociability, companionship, physical activity, education and
  •  share, disseminate and preserve the skills, abilities and interests that are relevant to the Members and the community.

Our shed is:

  • an Incorporated Society #257106  
  • registered with Charities Services CC50585
  • a foundation member of MENZSHED NZ.

Membership comprises men from the Tapawera village and rural areas, with an age range 50 up. 


Constructed by the sheddies 2022.

Contact details:


Geoff Persen, Secretary 03 522 4262 or Peter Phillips, Chairman 03 522 4313

Media: 202001