To watch the videos just click on the titles below. You may also need to click the arrow icon on the opening page.

Watch a brief history video of The Auckland East Mens Shed by clicking this link.
Winners Panmure Raft Race ( Auckland East won again)
Mens Shed Song -  
Alzheimer's Australia - 
Shed Anthem Men's Shed Steeple Antrim -

Why Mens Sheds are so popular - 
Why Men Join Mens Sheds - 
Visit a Mens Shed - 
WaterWalls - 
Men In Sheds 'reek' havoc on Women Today - 
Fighting Male Social Isolation and Loneliness:- 
Men can Dance 
Mens Shed Rap (hilarious!) 
Meet Wally and the Men of the Mundaring Men's Shed. -
Can you hear me!! (Dealing with hearing issues)
Trees For Survival Assembly

ZOOM recordings: 

Following are recordings of presentations made to members during our 2020 Covid 19 lockdown ZOOM conference calls.
View these archives by clicking on the titles below.

You can join these conference calls by going to and downloading the software onto your computer, phone or tablet. Then just click the link provided to you by email from the Shed. We join on Monday (usually a talk) and Friday (at the meeting room at the shed) at 10.30 am. Please join us.

Some of us can't spend an hour watching the video but we can listen while walking, cycling or working. Where appropriate, we have included an MP3 recording which you can download and listen to on your phone, MP3 player, tablet or laptop.

Rod Oram on "Regeneration trumps recovery: How we can best respond to theCovid-19 pandemic"

Gerard Robertson on "A year in Toulouse for Air NZ"

Mr. Simon Mills talks on Orthopaedic Consulting Surgery
Mr. Simon Mills talks on Orthopaedic Consulting Surgery (in MP3 format)

Jude Walter from Brainfit Auckland on "Why brain fitness matters"
Jude Walter from Brainfit Auckland on "Why brain fitness matters" (in MP3 format)

Professor Paul Spoonley on "A 'New' New Zealand Emerges: How Demography is Changing the Country"

Roger van Kuylenburg on "My history with computers"

Dr Fritha Hanning, Head of Oncology, Auckland Hospital on "Prostate Cancer"

Alan Minson, telling us his personal story of involvement in a wind energy feasibility project
Gavin Brickell, telling us about the challenges of servicing wind energy towers

Dr Doug Wilson on "Ageing - the Highlights" plus update on Covid-19

Alastair Brickell on "Climate change - A Geological and Astronomical Perspective"
Also view Alastair's presentation in Powerpoint

Professor Geoff Duffy on "Insights into what is really causing weather changes"

Gerrard Robertson on the topic of "White Wings Under White Clouds"
In association with the above, also see Stefan's competition flight, which gives a very good idea of a day's racing and gliding generally.
Auckland Gliding Club website

Michael McIlvride on "The importance of regular physical activity with ageing". Michael is a Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist from The ExerScience Clinic.

Dr Doug Wilson on the topic of "Where to from here?"

Nicky Williams from the Heart Foundation talking about a healthy heart part 2

Nicky Williams from the Heart Foundation talking about 9 steps to a healthy heart

My life as a pilot by Brian Bassett

Dr Doug Wilson talking on ageing

Trip through Africa in a VW Combi van by Ken Duncalfe

Monitoring Invertebrates - Citizen Science by Don Morrison

Tidal Energy by Terry Moore

Compost Collective

Meeting 20 May 2020 including a discussion on shed re-opening

Helping Seniors Use Technology by Grant Sidaway 

Habitat for Humanity, Chiang Thailand by Miles Cain

How Doctors Think by Dr Nic Szecket and Dr Art Nahill ----  Visit their website (click here) for in-depth articles on medical practice.

History of Fighter Aircraft by Gordon Taylor (part 1)

History of Fighter Aircraft by Gordon Taylor (part 2)

Meeting 4 May 2020 including David Hopkins talking about the 1976 Air NZ hangar extension

Meeting 1 May 2020 including Joanne Rutherford, St Heliers Library

Alan Minson’s presentation on his Geothermal project on Layte Island, Philippines

Auckland Island by Roger Milne

2016 Rio Olympics by Roger Milne

We’ve Been Thinking

Catalina Aircraft by Mal McLennan

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Wednesday: 9am - 12:30pm
Thursday:   9am – 12.30pm
Friday:   9am – 12.30pm
Saturday:   9am – 12.30pm 

Contact us


Landline: 09 880 9800 - Mobile: 021 082 90970 (Terry)

Address: Waiatarua Reserve, 98 Abbotts Way, Remuera, Auckland 1072, New Zealand