Hobby/Special Interest

Rolleston Men's Shed

For men of all ages.
The Rolleston Men's Shed is a place to share and learn practical skills, make or repair things and socialize with like minded men.
We have fully equipped woodwork and engineering workshops and a great meeting room where we can enjoy a chat with fellow members over morning tea.
Projects include work for ourselves and for the community.

Main activities and services

Woodwork, metalwork, electrical, computers (repair and instruction). Woodwork includes wood turning, and repair and construction of a wide range of items, bowls, tables, cot, picture frames and any other thing with wood in it. Engineering includes welding, metal turning and construction of items for the community. Metal shelving for the fire brigade, trailer repair and construction, sculptures for Rolleston, etc. Electrical ranges from appliance repair to design and construction. Items worked on range from sewing machines, audio amplifiers, breadmakers, computer power supplies and radios plus many other odd items. Computers includes upgrading older and slightly older computers to be useful for everyday requirements. This also includes instruction where necessary.