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President’s Message 2021

Dear Shedders and friends of Men’s Sheds of WA I am sure that you will agree with me when I say that one of the highlights of the year for Men’s Sheds of WA has been the appointment of Bill Johnstone as our Vice Patron, in recognition of his many years of contribution to the […]

Launch of our new grants program

We’re ending the year with the launch of a new program here at Men’s Sheds of WA. Supported by Lotterywest, our small grants program is aimed at creating inclusive and thriving sheds throughout Western Australia. Sheds can apply for a grant that will allow their Shed to better support their community. Grant round 1 applications […]

Bill Johnstone, our new Vice Patron

The first Men’s Sheds State Conference was held in 2009 in Mukinbudin. During the Conference, the delegates resolved to form a state association to be a common voice when presenting issues to government and to provide ongoing to support to Sheds on issues such as governance, safety and membership. Bill Johnstone, founder and member of the […]

Conference 2021 – Release of program

Our conference is just two weeks away and we are excited to release our Conference Program. Our conference is going to be an exciting two days filled with delicious catering, prizes, interesting speakers and tradeshow exhibitors. Sheds should register their seats before its too late! Companies looking to get involved through sponsorship or to be […]

New funding to support Men’s Sheds

Men’s Sheds of WA is pleased to announce that it has been selected to deliver the Federal Government’s Regional Coordinators for Men’s Sheds Initiative in WA. Regional Health Minister, Mark Coulton announced this week that the Government had committed $1.5 Million to support Men’ Sheds across Australia. The funding will help Men’s Sheds to connect […]

Bill Johnstone, One in a million

Men’s Sheds of WA’s, Bill Johnstone was a nominee for the Rotary of Crawley’s One in a Million award. The awards dinner took place on 25 March 2021. The One in a Million – Night of Recognition awards celebrates and supports individuals and community-based organisations positively impacting the health and wellbeing of boys and men […]

Welcome to our new website

We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website! Our new website has a user-friendly, easy to navigate fresh new look for visitors and will help people connect with their local Men’s Shed and learn more about what we do. We would like to give special thanks to the team at Media […]

Bill Johnstone, Citizen of the Year

Each year our communities celebrate the positive news stories of our citizens all around WA. The Community Citizen of the Year Awards profile leading citizens who are role models and who inspire us with their achievements and challenge us to make our own contribution to creating a better community. Our Senior Men’s Shed Advisor, Bill […]

President’s Message 2020

Dear Shedders and friends of Men’s Sheds of WA On reading my message from this time last year, I said ‘what a very busy year where much has been achieved but has uncovered a heap of work still to be done!’. Little did I know what 2020 would hold. I am sure that you will […]