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Cabot's 7th National Men's Shed Conference

Cabot's 7th National Men's Shed ConferenceOnwards & Upwards Share Talk Discover29 September - 1 October 2017 | Mantra on View Hotel, Surfers Paradise


  • Registrations Open: Monday 24 April 2017
  • Early bird deadline: 1 August 2017


 Shed Tours

Shed tours will run on Friday 29 September 2017 after the conference breakfast. The tours are included in the registration fee for delegates. Additional guest tickets available.

Please note the Shed Tours are subject to change

Tour A - Nerang Region 

Stop 1: Veterans Support Group Men's Shed
Stop 2: Nerang Men's Shed
Stop 3: Gold Coast War Museum
The Gold Coast War Museum was established in 1975. Over the past 40 years the Museum has grown to one of the largest collections of Militaria in Australia. 

Tour B - South Coast

Stop 1: The Carpenters Workshop
Stop 2: Mount Tambourine Men's Shed
Stop 3: Spitfire Fighter Plane Restoration 
More information coming soon 

Tour C - North Coast

Stop 1: Pimpama Men’s Shed
Stop 2: Riviera Marine Gold Coast
Stop 3: Labrador Men's Shed
Riviera is the largest and most awarded luxury boat building company in Australia and a major player in the global marine industry. Today, the company builds luxury boats from 36 to 75 feet in length across four lines: Open and Enclosed Flybridge, Sport Yacht, and SUV collections. Come along for an interesting tour. 

Tour D - QLD and NSW Border

Stop 1: Tweed Heads Men's Shed
Stop 2: Burleigh Heads Men's Shed
Stop 3: Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Voted one of the Gold Coast’s most popular tourist destinations, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is dedication to conserving our nation’s Indigenous, natural and historic heritage and culture. With daily bird feeding, the amazing viewing experiences available at the Wildlife Hospital and hundreds of native Australian animals on display in natural bushland and rainforest settings, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the ultimate holiday adventure.