Originally established as a program of the Chelsea Church of Christ, in August of 2006, and becoming incorporated as an independent entity in 2013, the Chelsea Mens Shed has been providing much needed support services to the community of Chelsea.

Primarilly involved in offering support for men that are:

  • 25 to 35 long term and short term unemployed,
  • 35 to 55 recently retrenched, or forced into early retirement,
  • 55 plus retirees seeking social interaction.
  • Men of all ages who are facing social isolation, depression, mental and physical ailments as a result of the changes to their lives.

Community activities, training and social interaction with the view to improving, physical emotional and mental health including improved access to other support initiatives and organizations are all a part of what the Chelsea Men's Shed offer.

"Men Helping Men"

New Members Welcome!

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Chelsea Men's Shed Office Bearers 2017/18

President:   Collin Duggan
Vice-President   Vacant
Secretary: ... Vacant
Treasurer:   Rob Wise

Shed Manager:

Rob Wise: 0413 002-350 (Shed hours only)

Coordinator:  Position Vacant

Phone:  (03) 8759-4224

5 Blantyre Avenue,

Chelsea, 3196 Melbourne Australia



The Australian Men's Shed Association

Established in 2007 by the Australian independent community based Men's Sheds to represent, support and promote the Mens Shed Movement and to act as a central hub for information exchange. The Australian Mens Shed Association is funded by the Federal Government to provide initial and ongoing practical support for the development of all Mens Sheds.

Visit their web site for more information.