Monthly Member from $40 p/m
Sign up as a Monthly Subscription Member to get access to unlimited Makers Sessions each month. Register and select the membership for Adult $50 or Youth $40 per month.Register
Casual Member from $15
Just want to book for one session? No problem, to book a space for a Maker Session you can choose to pay a one-off $15-$20 fee. Register for free on our app to book a space/date.Register
Not sure what makerspaces are about or want to find out more? No problem, book in for a free introducion and tour of our maker six zones. Click on the Book Tour button below for the next available date.Book Tour
Get involvedRegister for Repair Event 29 Oct 2022
Join the makerspace movement
We provide a flexible environment where creativity and learning-by-doing is made possible by applying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) principles to design, make, and to solve problems. There are several ways you can get involved and support our work.
Volunteer – People
Resources – Cool Stuff
Financial – Sponsorship
Our ORIGIN story
Tinkd Makerspace has been seven years in the making…
Tinkd is owned and operated by STEM Wana Trust, a registered charity. It was the brain-child of Board Trustee, Steven Vincent. Back in 2014, Steven had a vision to bring the global maker movement to Tauranga and the rest as they say, is history.Read the full interview with our founder
Founder and master tinkerer
If found, please return to Tinkd c/o Basestation, Tauranga.
Coordinator and maker
Totally, not making it up as he goes along.
Graphic Designer & maker of lists
Likes to organise things and hoarder of a ridiculous amount of stationery.
Resident maker: 3D print
Using waste plastic to make new things and save the planet. Designs are 3D printed locally using at least 95 percent recycled waste.
Become a maker now!
Monthly membership is now open. Registration is quick and easy, click on the button below to get started.SIGN ME UP AS A MAKER!
Next available dates for a free tour of TinkdFree Tour Tues 27 Sep 2022 @ 6pmFree Tour Tues 04 Oct 2022 @ 6pmFree Tour Sun 09 Oct 2022 @ 10amFree Tour Tues 11 Oct 2022 @ 6pmFree Tour Sun 16 Oct 2022 @ 10amFree Tour Tues 18 Oct 2022 @ 6pm
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