Trash to Treasure

Trash to Treasure

Discarded cast iron seat and table ends are sourced from Woodend and surrounding Transfer Stations. All ends are of different sizes, styles and weight with all pieces carefully sanded to remove rust and flaking paint, they are then spray painted...

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Woodend Repair Cafe

Woodend Repair Cafe

Since the inception of a Repair Cafe in Woodend a little over 12 months ago the Woodend Mens Shed has been on hand to offer repair and “make and mend” services for those cherished household items that have broken or become a bit...

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Feeding Stations and Nesting Boxes

Feeding Stations and Nesting Boxes

Recent fires across the country have generated a flurry of activity at the Woodend Mens Shed.The wholesale destruction of vast tracts of native forest has created intense competition for nesting hollows among small marsupials and birds. To help...

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Victorian Bushfire Wildlife Nests

Victorian Bushfire Wildlife Nests

Large areas of native forest have been burnt by bushfires during the 2019-20 bushfire season, from farm to coast across the Great Dividing Range. And the fires are still burning. Millions of native animals have perished – from insects, lizards...

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Carlsruhe & Gisborne Markets

Carlsruhe & Gisborne Markets

Members of the Woodend Men’s Shed had a busy and productive weekend on the weekend of 30th November/1st December with involvement in the Carlsruhe Country Fair on the Saturday and the Gisborne Monthly Market on the Sunday. Carlsruhe Country Fair...

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