What are you interested in?


Do you have an idea for a project, or are you interested in learning new skills? Tinkd is the space for you!

Become a member and come to the maker sessions held on the following days:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5pm-8pm
  • Sunday 9am-12pm

Maker Zones

We have six zones covering:

  • Laser Cutting
  • 3D Printing
  • Textiles
  • Vinyl Cutter/Sign-writing/Clothing transfers
  • Computing & Technology, Soldering & Electronics
  • Robotics

Free Tour

Come for a tour of our space.

A member of the team will take you through each zone and give you a chance to ask any questions relating to the equipment and tools.

Meet some of the makers and get inspired!

Group Visits

If you are interested in organising a school, community group, or corporate visit, please contact us to make arrangements.

Tauranga Repair Café

This is a public event – Tinkd membership not required

Free monthly events where the public and volunteers who know how to fix things
come together and give objects destined for the landfill a second chance.

Tauranga Repair Café is supported by Tauranga City Council – Resource Wise Community Fund 2023.


If you would like to sponsor Tinkd Makerspace, we would love to chat to you. As a registered charity, we rely on the support of funders and sponsors to allow us to grow.


If you have some tools or equipment to donate we’d also love to hear from you! Please email us and a member of the team will get back to you.

Running a workshop

Do you have idea for an amazing workshop or event that would be of interest to our community of makers? Get in touch with the team.