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Tasmanian Men's Shed Association Grants Program 2020-21

Status: CLOSED


The Tasmanian Men's Shed Association (TMSA) Grants Program supports the sustainable development of Men's Sheds in Tasmania.

The Grants Program supports capacity building and the sustainable development of Men’s Sheds in Tasmania.

The Grants Program is open to TMSA members and non-TMSA member organisations that are able to demonstrate that they operate as a Men’s Shed and align with the TMSA values and vision.

Funding available

The Tasmanian Government has provided $125 000 for the 2020-21 TMSA Grants Program.

Funding is available through two categories:

Category One:

Grants of up to $5 000 for tools, equipment, men’s health and wellbeing initiatives, member training and community initiatives. Funding is also available for Sheds to purchase hygiene and other equipment to assist with their relevant COVID-19 Safe Workplace Guidelines and COVID-19 Safety Plans.

Category Two:

Grants up to $20 000 for capital works.

Previous Grant Recipients

Find out about successful grant applications from previous grant rounds.

Find Men's Sheds in Tasmania

See the Tasmanian Men's Shed Association's website for details about Men's Sheds in Tasmania including information about how to start up a Men's Shed in your area.


For further information, please contact Communities, Sport and Recreation by email at or by phone on 1800 204 224.