Dave’s folding table

Shed member Dave has come up with a innovative design for a small folding caravan table. Dave has developed several iterations of the table, improving the design along the way. In the image below Dave is demonstrating the table in the deployed state. Shortly after the photo was taken, Dave installed the table in theContinue reading “Dave’s folding table”

Chris’ recycled chopping board

Shed member Chris was so impressed with the chopping boards being constructed at the shed that he decided to recycle some timber he found by the side of the road, and make one himself. Chris trimmed the edges, made the surfaces regular and square and glued the timber pieces together. He finally sanded the surfaces,Continue reading “Chris’ recycled chopping board”

Donation by Pluims Interiors

During the recent “Let’s Nail Depression” initiative local business Pluims Interiors generously donated a stack of boards to Central Coast Men’s Sheds. Dave Betts of “Let’s Nail Depression” coordinated the delivery and arranged for his son to deliver some of this large donation. The delivery truck arrived spot on time at Bateau Bay Men’s ShedContinue reading “Donation by Pluims Interiors”

First shed day for 2010

The Entrance Men’s Shed welcomed members back today after the Christmas break. Following a relaxed morning tea and lots of Holiday yarns, shed members were back hard at work. Members commenced new projects, planned future projects or resurrected them from the remains of last years projects. There is much to look forward to at TheContinue reading “First shed day for 2010”

A Mayoral donation

The shed has not yet started operations for 2010, but we have already received some generous donations. The Mayor of Wyong Shire Council–Bob Graham–was cleaning up over the Christmas break and decided to donate his father’s toolbox to The Entrance Men’s Shed. Items like these have a sentimental value to the donor, but they areContinue reading “A Mayoral donation”

Central Coast Men’s Sheds

For future reference here’s a list of Central Coast Men’s Sheds, as of The 1st of January 2010. Kincumber Men’s ShedContact: Peter Jessop – 0412 223 363Email: kincumbermensshed@hotmail.com San Remo Community Men’s ShedContact: San Remo Neighbourhood Centre – 4390 7888Email: sanremoshed@gmail.com The Entrance Men’s ShedContact: Kim Hopkins – 4309 0093Email: temensshed@gmail.com Terrigal Men’s ShedContact: BobContinue reading “Central Coast Men’s Sheds”

Men’s Shed Conference 2007

The second National Men’s Shed Conference was held recently over three days at Manly (Sydney). The conference was well-attended, including attendance by three sheds on the Central Coast of NSW. Wally Morrison and Peter Jessop from The Kincumber Men’s Shed enjoyed lectures and workshops on relevant topics for their Shed. John Sharples, Kevin Armstrong andContinue reading “Men’s Shed Conference 2007”