State conference 2023

Start date: 2 November 2023
End date: 3 November 2023
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: University Club UWA

A lot has happened since our 2021 conference and we’re excited to announce this years conference will be bigger and better than our last. Our conference will be a great opportunity for sheds throughout the State to gather, celebrate our achievements of the last two years and to further develop our network of men’s sheds.

See the full event program here.


You can download the presentations of some of our keynote speakers. .

Curtin University | What Makes a Thriving Shed

What Makes a Thriving Shed Report

Shed Showcase | Celebrating 30 Years of Sheds


Curtin University ‘What Makes a Thriving Shed’

University of Queensland, Alex Haslam


At the 2023 State Conference the Men’s Sheds of WA Awards were held to celebrate the incredible work done by Sheds across the State.

Thank You

Men’s Sheds of WA wishes to genuinely thank and acknowledge those supporting our Conference, including:

Speakers and Special Guests

Dr Richard Walley OAM

His Excellency the Honourable Christopher John Dawson AC APM

Kate Chaney MP

Rob Redenbach

John Alexander

Professor Alex Haslam

Professor Peter McEvoy

Professor Kirsten Holmes

Ross Wortham

Don Punch MLA

Shane Love MLA

WALGA CEO, Nick Sloan

Subiaco Mayor, David McMullen

Cockburn Mayor, Logan Howlett

Major Supporter



Rotary Club of Dalkeith

Jobs Australia





Australian Men’s Shed Association



Disaster Relief Australia

Jobs Australia

Live Up

Men Healthier Together

Men’s Health and Wellbeing WA

Pyrography – Salty Soul Creative

Sally Jane | Guitarist

SongFest/ Shed Song


Woodturners Association of WA