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Community Manager Jason
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Workshop member @Wayne, who the community will know from his many fantastic woodworking projects and inspiring member profile, is off to hospital toda ...

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If you get started now you could be warming yourself on this come winter time!

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Community Manager Jason
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A pergola can help make an outdoor entertainment area something really special. A pergola can help define your outdoor space. More importantly, co ...

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Bali hut and pond in the garden

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  • Meet Andrew, passionate about handmade furniture

    Andrew loves using centuries-old woodworking techniques to handcraft beautiful furniture and other objects. “I love the material, how it’s organic but can be tamed. I love how every piece of wood is different.”

  • Meet Marty, who recycles pallets into treasure

    Marty started making planter boxes out of pallet wood a few years ago. Now he makes everything from dining tables to entertainment units and cubby houses. “I love being able to put my own creative flair on the products I build."

  • Meet Brad, a third-generation tradesman

    Brad’s career began as an apprentice welder in a training centre, which also gave the basics of many other trades. "There is a sense of accomplishment in making something rather than paying someone else."