MenzShed Kapiti

Rangihiroa St by Waikanae Beach – view location map

We have now opened for 2021, with sessions every Tuesday and Thursday 9.30am-12.30 am, but you still need to comply with our COVID level 1 Rules including scanning in our NZ COVID Tracer QR code.

LINK HERE to our Facebook page for up to date information and feedback.

MenzShed Kapiti

  • offers men access to carpentry & engineering workshops and gardening
  • provides a social environment to have a chat and a laugh over a cuppa
  • creates opportunity to carry out personnel and community projects
  • gives members the chance to teach and learn new skills
  • lets men share and discuss health and welfare issues

MenzShed Kapiti have built projects for the community

  • pre-school play furniture, tables and seatsdh2
  • DOC Rat & Stoat traps, Penguin & Kaka nesting boxes, Weta motels and bumble bee nests
  • honesty boxes, planter boxes, raised garden beds, refurbish dolls house
  • toy cars for xmas, storage cupboards, solitaire puzzles
  • repairing and refurbishing items
  • and the list goes on ……..

MenzShed Kapiti have supported members in their own projects

  • rocking horse
  • dentist cabinetteamwork2
  • bird feeder
  • letter box
  • folding picnic table
  • saw horse
  • outdoor furniture
  • and repairing a variety of items from home……….

Our Shed offers retired men the opportunity to foster new friendships and have a go at something new and different in a supportive environment often benefitting the community.

For contact details refer “About Us” or use the “Contact” form

“Help MenzShed Kapiti complete their New Facilities”

While bursting at the seams, a fundraising campaign and Lotto grant has enabled us to start building more facilities. This will enhance our MenzShed operations and allow us to continue to be a successful mens group.  


Further contributions can be made by

  • direct crediting to our Building Fund -MenzShed Kapiti  Kiwi Bank 38 9010 0354831 02

For more details about our proposed building extension click here.