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SPLENDOUR #2 POSTPONED

We are deeply sorry to announce that this event has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.


While we work on a new date, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.

We hope to bring you more events soon.

Sincerely,

Coffs Harbour Women's Shed Committee

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PREVIOUS EVENTS

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D.I.Y WORKSHOP

Basic D.I.Y skills with Penny Petridis!

Coffs Harbour Women's Shed held a successful one-day D.I.Y. workshop, in July 2023. We were lucky enough to be lead by professional female tradie, Penny Petridis.

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ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

You’ll learn about

  • The most common toolbox tools and how to use them

  • Different types of screws and fixings and their use

  • Drills & drill bits

  • Different types of structural timbers

  • 3 common hardwoods

  • The most common power tools, power drill and impact driver and how to use them


Get Hands On

  • Measure & cut all material needed for your project using a hand saw 

  • Construct a small woodworking project to give you hands on practise with the tools

  • Fix to timber, plasterboard (Gyprock) and masonry walls


After this workshop you will be able to:

  • Know how to put your picture frames up

  • Hang your shelves

  • Fix anything to any type of wall

  • Conduct minor repairs to your home

  • Construct basic timber projects

  • Have the confidence to use hand & power tools

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