Last year the Freo Men’s Shed won the City of Fremantle Community Citizen of the Year Awards. Apart from the recognition (that people in the Shed really appreciated), the publicity helped introduce new members.

And the City made this video about the Shed for them.

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It certainly gives a bit of an overview of “Shedland”.

And it demonstrates shows the value of entering for awards.

The video is on YouTube if you want to refer someone to

And on facebook at

Thanks to Bill Johnstone for contributing information for this story. Send your Shed stories to